Sam Johnstone Prints in the Shop!

October 18, 2015Art Prints, Art Prints for Sale, Poster Prints, Posters

We’ve got three prints from Torontonian designer Sam Johnstone in store – take a gander below!

Sam-Johnstone--3 “Swim” by Sam Johnstone, 12″ x 18″, 2 colours on natural cover. $22, at our Kensington location.

Sam-Johnstone--4  Sam-Johnstone---1 “The Hunter” by Sam Johnstone, 18″ x 24″, 2 colours on natural coverstock. $35, at our Kensington location.

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Sam-Johnstone---Sorry-4 “I am sorry that you will be hurt” by Sam Johnstone, 1 colour on natural coverstock. $22, at our Kensington location. Sam-Johnstone---Sorry-3Sam-Johnstone---Sorry-2

 

Father’s Day Reminder!

June 19, 2015Art Prints for Sale, Do it yourself (DIY), Magazines & Books, Notebooks & Journals, Other Things Handmade, Stationery, Storefront

Father’s Day falls on Sunday June 21st this year – don’t forget! Not to worry, we still have some Father’s Day cards if you did forget. If you need any last minute gift ideas for dear old Dad check out some of the stuff below.

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Knotted Nest bifold wallet, $30 each
These handmade wallets come in a cute box made from old maps! Knotted Nest “upcycles” vintage fabric and hand makes their products right here in Canada.
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City and Colour in St. Catharines poster, $35.
Screen printed at our studio in Kensington Market.

Woodworking in a Weekend, $30 . Man Crafts, $17.
If your Dad has run out of things to fix, renovate, and restore, check out these two books full of hands-on projects.

“Devo” screen printed poster, $60.

Grids & Guides hardcover notebook, $22. Grids & Guides set of 3 notepads, $20. Needlepoint Horizon 0.7mm pens, $13 each.
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“Ty Segall” screen printed poster by Steve Manale, $22.
Maybe he will enjoy this colourful comic strip style gig poster for Ty Segall designed by Canadian artist Steve Manale.

P1070789Alphabet Stencil Book, $25 . Low Tech Print, $37 . Drawing Type, $44 .
We have lots of books for the Dads who love to design and create.

Happy Father’s Day everyone!

Intergalactic Planetary Printing

February 23, 2015Art Prints for Sale, Storefront

Just in! Jackie Lee screen printer extraordinaire (who also happens to be one of our printers) has her own artwork range, some of which is available to buy now in our Kensington Market location.

Jackie’s ‘Inter-Planet Transit Commission’ Series is inspired by her space travel ambitions, perfect for fellow aspiring astronauts.

Each Planet print is 12″ x 16″, $25 unframed or $70 framed.

We stock the whole Solar Systen so get star gazing!

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Detail from ‘Earth’ by Jackie Lee. 4 colour print.

 

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Detail of ‘Jupiter’ by Jackie Lee. 4 colour including rad split fountain!

 

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Detail of ‘Mercury’ by Jackie Lee. 4 colour screen print.

 

 

 

Go loony for new Doublenaut Prints!

December 24, 2014Art Prints for Sale, Storefront

We had the pleasure of screen printing some new prints for local Toronto duo, Doublenaut. The ‘Loon’ is also available as part of Everlovin’ Press’ ‘Greetings from Canada’ postcard set, which you can buy here (as we’ve sold out!)

Loon By Doublenaut
18” x 24” 2 colour screen print on 100 lb white cover stock. $35
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‘Moth’ By Doublenaut
18” x 24” 4 colour screen print on 100 lb white cover stock. $35
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Kid Icarus 2015 Art Calendar update!

October 21, 20142015calendar, Art Prints for Sale, Kid Icarus Line, News & Events, Storefront

We are busy with the production of the Kid Icarus 2015 Art Calender, and it’s looking great!

Here are some more sneaky peaks at the months which we’ve screen printed already, keep your eyes peeled for more! Available now for pre-order online – follow this link, or pop into eitherour Kensington or Parkdale Stores!

We are pleased to present these local artists for our 2015 Kid Icarus Calendar:
JANUARY – Jay Dart
FEBRUARY- Rosena Fung
MARCH – Sandi Falconer
APRIL – Selena Wong
MAY – Kaley McKean
JUNE – Alec Donovan
JULY – Joren Cull
AUGUST – Emily McGratten
SEPTEMBER – Drew Shannon
OCTOBER – Michelle Galletta
NOVEMBER – Clayton Hanmer
DECEMBER- Eunice Luk

Just a reminder that this very special calendar is a limited edition of 125, each month has been specially designed by 12 amazing artists- you can find the list here.

Priced at $65, Available to buy instore from 5th November, stocks permitting.

 

Screen Printing Live at the Bēhance Portfolio Review Week

May 29, 2014Art Prints for Sale, Storefront

Recently we were lucky enough to be a part of Bēhance’s Portfolio Review Week held at Project Owl.

With this even Bēhance brought together their thriving online community into the real world; where creatives can meet, share, and develop their craft.

 

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Hosted by Ben Johnston and Mark Simmons the evening began with an invaluable talk on building a creative career. The attendees then got a chance to present their own work and receive feedback, whilst enjoying a cold beer kindly provided by our neighbours Kensington Brewery.

 

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We were there screen printing live! Poster design by the host Ben Johnston. His design ‘Stay Hungry Stay Foolish’ was a quote by the late Steve Jobs.

This print is available at our storefront or webstore for $22.00. Printed on 12″ x 16″ 100lb cover stock and available in black, metallic gold or a neon pink/purple blend.

 

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Located south of Queen and Spadina, project OWL provides artists, designers and any freelance creatives the perfect working environment, and was just the right space for an evening of mingling with peers and leaders from the illustration, graphic and product design industries.

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55 Hi’s Alphabet Poster Series Now Available At Kid Icarus

May 12, 2014Art Prints for Sale, Storefront

55 Hi’s Alphabet posters are a great addition to kid and adult spaces alike.  Hand printed in NYC, Ross Moody collaborates with illustrators to create these amazing and fun loving prints. Each letter of the alphabet is paired with an illustration and accompanied by a fun fact you can use to impress your friends.

Screen printed by hand on thick coloured stock, each poster is hand numbered in an edition of 500. These prints are limited edition, so get them before they’re gone!

4 – 5 colours, 18″ x 24″. $60.00 unframed or $120.00 framed.

Available in the folowing themes: Dinosaurs and Fossils, Dog breeds, Space Exploration, Ocean – Under the Sea, & Circus – Under the Big Top!

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