His work can be seen in numerous publications including Monocle, Harvard Business Review and GQ France, as well as in various national and international retail establishments.
Tom recently illustrated his first kid's book, Whose Boat?, by Toni Buzzeo (Abrams Appleseed) and has two published sticker books with Laurence King Publishing. On the side, Tom regularly collaborates with Everlovin’ Press to create hand-printed letterpress products.
Tom works with local and international agencies, individuals and businesses on every imaginable kind of project. He lives and works in Yarrow, a village about an hour outside of Vancouver, British Columbia.
Esquire, Capital One, Monocle, GQ France, Wired UK, Harvard Business Review, The Walrus, Kit & Ace, Reader's Digest, Laurence King Publishing, Condé Nast, Chipotle Mexican Grill, easyJet, BC Liquor Stores, Thompson Octopus Books, Salemta Magazine/Ethiopian Airlines, Herb Lester Associates, Quality Eats, Rethink, Canadian Business Magazine, Corporate Knights, Stong's Market, The Laughing Cow USA, Vienna Symphony Orchestra, Penguin Random House, Field House Brewing Co. Publix, McDonald's, Jazz at Lincoln Centre, Polaris Music Prize
3x3 Professional Show Annual No. 14 (Merit)
Stong's Market Illustrations
Communication Arts Illustration Annual 58 (Award of Excellence)
Stong's Market Illustrations
2016 World Illustration Awards (Shortlist)
Stickyscapes New York
Communication Arts Design Annual 55 (Award of Excellence)
Communication Arts Design Annual 54
BC Eggs Annual Report Illustrations
Grain Edit, Design Work Life, For Print Only (FPO), How Magazine, Paper Crave, Communication Arts, Awwwards, IdN World, Applied Arts Magazine, Vancouver is Awesome, Poppytalk, Form Fifty Five, Ruffled Blog, Canadian Design Resource, We And The Colour, Offscreen Magazine Field Notes, Hey There, Herb Lester Journal
Tom enjoys teaching and speaking on the theory, practice and process of design and illustration. Previous engagements include:
2018 — Inky Maps (Workshop): ICON 10 (Detroit)
2017 — Speaker: Type Brigade 38 (Vancouver)
2017 — Judge: Adobe Creative Jam (Vancouver)
2016 — University of the Fraser Valley, Continuing Education (Illustration Instructor)
2016 — Speaker: Kaleidoscope, ICON 9, (Austin)
2016 — Skillshare Class: Impress Me (Online)
2016 — Speaker: Pecha Kucha (Richmond)
2015 — Skillshare Class: Inky Illustrations (Online)
2015 – Speaker: Adobe Creative Jam (Vancouver)
2014 – Trinity Western University (Guest Lecturer)
2013 – Trinity Western University (Sessional Design Instructor)
2012 – Trinity Western University (Sessional Design Instructor)
2015 – Bloodbath (group show), Gallery 71a, London UK. 5–12 November.
2018 — Feature: Creative Pep Talk (podcast)
2017 — Interview: The Meaning Movement (podcast)
2017 — Interview: Ballpitmag
2017 — Interview: The Canadian Design Resource
2016 — Interview: Heythere (Website)
2015 – The Existential Side of Commercial Art, Applied Arts Magazine (Print Magazine), September/October
2015 – Interview: Publisher Field Notes, Offscreen Magazine (Website).