New Mother's Day cards at Kid Icarus

Word to your Moms…

We just dropped some new cards in time for Mother’s Day – which falls on Sunday, May 12th this year. This means you have exactly 13 days to put together something special for that number one woman in your life – a new houseplant, dinner at her favourite restaurant, or maybe her name tattooed on […]

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Mike Parsons printed by the Kid Icarus Print Department

New Prints by Mike Parsons

The Print Department recently printed these posters for Toronto artist, Mike Parsons. Mike is a Toronto based fine artist who uses black and white ink drawings, comic books, graffiti street art, and animations to express an optimistic warning towards future days.“HEY APATHY!” is an ongoing artistic investigation into the city, people, monsters and existence in […]

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To Boldly Fold at Kid Icarus

To Boldly Fold Journals

Organize your thoughts in these beautifully hand bound premium leather journals by To Boldly Fold. We have both lined and unlined versions. To Boldly Fold books are made with genuine leather and acid free artist papers. We use two different paper weights, a heavyweight Domestic Etching Paper and a lightweight Rives BFK paper. Each page […]

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Avril Loreti at Kid Icarus

New Arrivals from Avril Loreti

Brighten up your home with these colourful new arrivals from Toronto Textile Artist, Avril Loreti. We think these vibrant 16″x16″ pillow covers would look great on your couch! Avril Loreti pillow covers (includes pillow) $45 each; tea towels $25 each; handkerchiefs $15 each  

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Celebrating Cinco de Mayo at Kid Icarus

After spending two inspiring weeks in Mexico City, we’ve decided to throw a party to celebrate Mexican culture through the art of screen printing with a collection of prints from master screen printers 75 Grados! We will have a collection of 35 unique prints on display with a total of 50 prints in stock for […]

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City of Craft Spring 2013

Do you like craft shows? Of course you do! Come visit the Kid Icarus table this Saturday at the Spring edition of City of Craft. We’ll be selling our posters, screen printed cards, gift wrap, and a few new products like our You’re Great Posters and our Grumpy Cat Gift Wrap. We will be in […]

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Mini Ice Cream Erasers at Kid Icarus

Super Cute Ice Cream Erasers

Why are things so much cuter when they’re small? I don’t know, but these miniature ice cream erasers are no exception. They even snap apart into smaller pieces so you can play ice cream parlour at your desk. Erasing your mistakes has never been so fun! Ice Cream Erasers $2 each  

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Sign Painters and Little Book of Lettering at Kid Icarus

The Art of Hand Lettering

New in the shop, some great books celebrating the art of hand-lettering. Faythe Levine’s Sign Painters: What a Disappearing Art Teaches Us About Creative Purpose and Process, is the companion to her documentary of the same name, and considers the increased cultural value of the processes and practice of hand-painted communication in the the face of […]

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Garrison Creek Bat Co: Season Opener

Garrison Creek Bat Co. presents the “Season Opener” – a celebration of baseball and art, opening Wednesday, April 3rd 2013 at the Steam Whistle Brewery. Kid Icarus is excited to be one of the 30 featured artists that have customized baseball bats and other works of art for the show. One of the highlights for […]

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City Gardeners Rejoice!

This past weekend in Toronto had us feeling like Spring might’ve gone and sprung! Sunny skies, no snowbanks on the side of the road to slow down your bike game, little bits of green poking out of the ground, exciting times indeed! We decided to give the good weather an extra little nudge by re-decorating […]

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