Greetings from Canada; Volume 1

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Art, Design, Lifestyle, Toronto

I am proud to be Canadian!

No matter where I travel to it always feels good to be home. There is something about Canada that is truly unique, something that makes you feel warm and cozy inside, don’t you think?

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That’s why I was so excited to hear about the launch of Greetings From Canada, a limited edition run of fine letterpress postcards featuring the work of 10 Canadian artists, illustrators and designers.

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Illustrations are hot right now and I love that you can use these prints anywhere – frame them, use them as stocking stuffers or mail them to a friend. Yes, I said mail, some people still do that right?

Volume one, released this summer, is distinctively Canadian and wonderfully quirky.  I love that each original artwork depicts all kinds of Canadiana, from snow caps to a lumberjack, plaid wearing bear and even a maple syrup clad pinup with husky in tow, of course what else? Isn’t that how we all look in the winter?!

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Take a look for yourself. In Toronto, you can find these cards at TYPE Books on Queen West or Spadina.

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Volume 1 artists include:

Riley Cran of
 Vancouver, BC
Doublenaut of Toronto, ON
Tom Froese of
 Vancouver, BC
Benjamin Nelson 
of Kingston, ON
Kate O’Connor 
of Toronto/Los Angeles
Rory O’Sullivan
 of Vancouver, BC
Jacqui Oakley
of Toronto, ON
Genevieve Simms
 of Edmonton, AB
Studio Tipi 
of Edmonton, AB
Yo Rodeo
 of Halifax, NS

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