Professional Portfolio

Portfolio of Professional Experiences

I offer a variety of freelance artist services including: Arts workshops, book illustrations & live mixed media arts on site for events or special occasions.

Commissions for art available upon request: send email to astroknot.co@gmail.com

Published Works

A Howl: Comics Collection of Wolves, Werewolves and Rougarou

Illustrations for “Moonlight Somata: a song of bodies in moonlight” as written by Jay Odjick 

Live Arts Entertainment 

“Circle of Diverse Indigeneity”

Shenkman Arts Centre

Hosted by Eagle and Condor Collective, September 16, 2021

This dynamic event featured four musical acts each paired with a visual artist. I was on stage sketching to the powerful crooning voice of Aurora Jade as she played piano. We performed a thirty minute set to celebrate and acknowledge the diversity of indigenous peoples. Filmed, documented & streamed live via zoom for an audience on site at Shenkman Arts Centre. Featured artists included: Akawui, David Charrette, Beverly McKiver, Pam Cailloux, Carolina Echeverria, and Margaret Boyle

 

“ECHOES: vol II”

saw Gallery

hosted by Music.Art.Ppl. September 17, 2021

A fun spirited outdoor gathering that brought community together in harmonious enjoyment of music, dancing, and arts! With headlining entertainment provided by Toronto DJ, producer and vocalist Amber Long, along with performances by André et Michèle, and Alain M. Joining them was MAP resident DJs Pithra, JFUN and Nikoli. RSPONSV provided stunning visual landscapes along with interactive projections. Their immersive decor by local artist Kim Valentine.

 

“NAC Block Party”

National Arts Centre

hosted by Music.Art.PplFebruary 2019

 

Marketplaces

Summer Solstice Indigenous Arts Market

Arts & products listed through their online market; ongoing & on site at TAGWÀGI [AUTUMN] FESTIVAL @ Mādahòkì Farm - October 16-24, 2021
Presents - TRADITIONAL SMOKED AND HARVEST MEALS
Visit the new “smokehouse” on the farm to witness one of the main activities this time of year as our community would smoke and prepare their fish and meat for the long winter ahead.

 

Adàwàning Indigenous Women’s Virtual Art Market

National Art Centre

November 2020

 

Mòshkamo Arts Festival

National Arts Centre

September 2019

 

Indigenous Women’s Arts Market

National Arts Centre

December 2018

 

Media Appearances

Operation Support Local: Interview with Rogers TV  

 

Community Events 

Zodiac Social

Art House Café

January 2020