Illustrator, Teacher, Speaker & Writer
Tom is an award-winning illustrator, teacher, speaker and writer.
He has worked for hundreds of clients around the world, including Amazon, Airbnb, and Yahoo! His artwork appears in magazines, grocery stores, greetings cards, and even as large installations in Vancouver International Airport. As a teacher, Tom loves to inspire fellow creatives to become creatively empowered. He is a Top Teacher on Skillshare, where over 100,000 students have learned his unique approaches to commercial illustration. As a speaker, Tom is a passionate voice in the creative industry, aiming to inspire and equip the next generation of creatives and commercial artists. He has delivered workshops and lectures across the US and Canada, including ICON 10 in Detroit and Skillshare HQ in New York. He also has a YouTube channel dedicated to inspiring and informing folks interested in the creative industry. As a writer, Tom reflects on the inner experience of working as a creative professional. His writing has been published in the likes of Uppercase Magazine, Applied Arts and The Forge.