Posts tagged “Toronto Star”

Drawing the “Bearded Bandit”

A colleague at the Toronto Star asked me to do some illustrations for her story on infamous Toronto-area bank-robber, the “Bearded Bandit.” Fun fact: he robbed the bank I used as a kid. The result was 3 quick illustrations based on court documents: some items police found in his possession, him getting into his truck […]

Blanding’s turtle versus the wind turbines

A couple months back I was asked to draw cartoon turtles for a Toronto Star children’s book by Jim Coyle explaining how the Blanding’s turtle took on wind turbines in Prince Edward County. Sometimes life is good. All the drawings were done on my Surface Pro 3 using Sketchbook Pro over a few too many […]