Below are a collection of stop motion animations created using digital collages. They were created frame by frame using Adobe Photoshop. These have been showcased as projections at events such as Steel Rails and Animating Danforth East.
The inspiration for this piece came from classic children stories like Charles Lutwidge Dodgson’s The Adventures of Alice in Wonderland or Frank Baum and W.W. Denslow’s Wizard of Oz. A child falls into an alternate reality of adventure, left to battle monsters, confront bizarre characters and solve riddles. At the story’s end, the adventure is … More Subconsious Mapping
The White Owl Mystic Arcana is a collection of images created during a focused period of self discovery and alignment with the universe. The cards bring to the fore energies and aspects of ourselves, both individually and as a collective. Each image illuminates an energy that we can focus on to better understand our circumstance … More White Owl Mystic Arcana
ABSTRACT Yonge Street is a unique urban resource for the City of Toronto. It acts as the central nervous system uniting local, suburban and out-of-town populations with both surface and underground networks. It has transformed to adapt to fluctuating cultural, social climates and urban development projects. Many fragments can be found both within this major … More On Yonge Street
This is a collaborative piece created with artist Lily Swain investigating the frameworks necessary for academic success and personal growth present in traditional instructional models of education as induction versus an unconventional model of education as transformation. The piece is divided into three parts. The first involving an exploration of traditional one room school … More [De]Constructing the School
From Cave Art to Art Cave This project was completed in collaboration with Naz Rahbar and the community surrounding Toronto’s ArtCave. As artists and educators we wereinterested in alternative settings for ART, and the role it plays in society, in our communities, and in our lives as human beings. Our project focused on bridging a gap … More From Cave Art to ArtCave
During my art meditation today I created a collage to help me better understand the phases of the moon and their intentional correspondences. With each new moon I set a new intention to help me focus energy for the coming month. The new moon phase is a moment where you can figuratively plant ideas for … More New Moon Art Meditation