Here is a Case study I wrote for the RGD that features an assignment that Nancy Snow and I developed for our first year graphic design students and features the work of my students Lourdes D'Uniam ... more

Monday was install day! All went went with the set upfor my first solo show. Very excited about this Thiursday's opening reception. Hope you all can make it out.


614Letter J

Hand drawn Carnival-style letterform for Project 1 of my thesis. By Saskia van Kampen

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I just wanted to see what would happen if I took a recognizable corporate logo – chopped it up and sewed it back together again. 

612Quilted logoRegistered Trademark by Saskia van Kampen.

Just... more

605BaitedHook_RoncesvaillesRoncesvailles by Saskia van Kampen

Toronto's vernacular signage is an essential yet ephemeral part of our culture. I have become infatuated with our neighbourhood's hand... more

597Baited Hook HandmadeBook of Point.

In her essay “The Macrame of Resistance” Lorraine Wild talks about Peter Dormer’s views on knowledge. She writes: “the tacit knowledge required to make something work is not the same as a... more

588Baited Hook HandmadeBook Cover by Rowan.

The other day I was given a wonderful and colourful book titled: Socked Monkey by a talented young lady named Rowan.

She has been the proud owner of Dale for over a year now and... more

584AlastairDicksonIn a shop window along Danforth. Sculpture By Alastair Dickson

One of my first blog posts that I ever wrote featured Toronto artist... more

580I Love You

I believe that I am inching my way closer to my thesis topic for my Design Masters at York U.

It all started with the first project in Research Methodologies class taught by Sandra Gabriel. I walked along the Danforth and then... more

This may be part of a poster series I am working on. More to come...

578Dragon by SaskiaDragon by Saskia.