Art & Illustration

Jeff Hamada

Since launching his hugely successful art blog Booooooom! in 2008, Vancouver-based artist Jeff Hamada has been on a mission to share awesome art with the world. Connecting with a huge community of artists and art lovers, Jeff has put together a variety of art projects, online and out in the world, designed to get everyone involved in having fun being creative. Read More...

S&TM ultimate holiday gift list!

In an effort to skip the malls and find gifts that won't get re-gifted, we've put together this gargantuan list of artful stocking fodder. Direct from artists, local shops and indie publishers! Read More...

10 Animated Videos

A selection of our favorite animated music videos. Read More...

Toyin Odutola

Odutola’s drawings, done in pen ink, have a singular attention to detail. While abstracting and stylizing skin texture, musculature, and hair; the images achieve a sense of realism, feeling as if drawn from photo-reference. The portraits have overtones of race and gender politics, but never succumb to simple messaging. Read More...

TCAF 2011

This year's Toronto Comic Arts Festival was bigger than ever as we braved the mobs of thousands of comics fans stampeding the Toronto Reference Library. Joining us in our travels was fearless Toronto photographer Sam Javanrouh who documented the weekend's festivities. Read More...

Irena Zablotska

Irena Zablotska , AKA Joulu, is a Ukraine-based illustrator living in Lviv. She is the co-founder of Keepa, a design studio who specializes in illustration, graphic, web and interface design. Her work has been featured in the magazines Huck , Caldonecultivo, and Deleted Scenes; and she has worked for clients as diverse as Elle and EPOS. Read More...

The Dazzle

Walking into The Dazzle exhibition, at Narwal Art Projects in Toronto, is like entering the private museum of some forgotten masonic lodge. Read More...

Sam Bosma

We stumbled across Sam Bosma's work quite a while ago and instantly fell in love with his illustrations. Read More...

Jacob Rolfe

Jacob Rolfe's beautiful screen prints encourage viewers to eat local, grow their own veggies, and care for the environment. Read More...

Julia Hepburn

Julia Hepburn knows what a good story feels like. The scenes in her doll-sized vignettes give us the sense of catching a dark fable somewhere in the middle. Read More...

Nick Sheehy

Many-eyed minstrel chickens and severed scaly dragon tails are but a few of the recurring motifs in the wonderful works of Nick Sheehy. Read More...