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Greetings from Toronto

Toronto's postcard

This postcard gave me a full year of Adobe creative suite when I submitted it for the Adobe Live Design Challenge during Behance live. This prize came at a perfect time for a struggling creative. Thank you Behance team! [add happy tears here] The image of Toronto’s Harbourfront was sourced at unsplash.com and taken by Sidra Saeed @sidrahmd

Monday #currentmood

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This below zero weather is testing my patience and since I’m trying to get some Illustrations skills in Adobe Illustrator, it appeared to be very appropriate to share my #currentwintervibe sponsored by my not there yet illustration skills but trying. Brrr enjoy.

_hi_2019

It took me a couple days to decide whether to hit the skip button for this year’s recap but it felt somewhat important for my future mental health to do it so when I feel melancholic about time going to fast I can have a quick peek to this post and realize that this past year did not suck as much as I thought but …

New Portfolio

It was about time to upgrade the layout of my Portfolio and give its own home. Even Though I always liked it to have it all together I started listening to what some other visitors of this page had commented about it and most of the feedback was the same: overall looks nice but it does not get to the point of what I want …

Imagine

In honor of what should have been today his 78th birthday, I made a quick motion to celebrate the release of a new box set of his iconic album, Imagine. Happy Birthday John Lennon! Top image:  John Lennon at Tittenhurst Park, 1971 Photo by Peter Fordham ©1971 Yoko Ono

Infinite Kusama Toronto

yayoi kusama

“Forget yourself. Become one with eternity. Become part of your environment.” -Yayoi Kusama Yayoi Kusama is in town and had the opportunity to visit AGO a couple times. Here are some snaps from my iPhone (since my DSLR was a victim of Toronto’s crime and is no longer by my side). Slide Gallery:  Sorry for the motion sickness. Update: April 28th, 2018.         …

2017 Thank you but no thanks.

This year, allergies stayed around for too long that’s when I should have known this year was going to be one for the books but not for the right reasons. We had a rough year with good and challenging things happening to our little family but just like some will say “what doesn’t kill you makes you stronger” Thank you 2017 for reminding me where …

Trial and error

    the night was busy making the moon so i gathered my quilt and softly told my heart we’d come back tomorrow. poem from salt by Nayyirah Waheed

Friendship postcards.

gummy card

Once upon a time [2009] I needed to get a little bit creative for my upcoming St. Valentine’s cards and while eating my gummy bears I had an idea. So I ended up using my snack in different poses in a background made of bond paper from my notebook and with the help of my desk lamp I created these Valentine’s postcards for my friends. …