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Nelson Bench DIY - Complete

Building a Nelson Bench from Scratch (DIY)

I have always wanted to have a Nelson Bench. I consider it to be one of the most striking and timeless pieces I’ve ever come across—that and the Eames Lounger, of course.

Building Simple Wooden Cube Speakers from Scratch with Dayton Audio ND65-8 (DIY)

I finished my first ever pair of speakers. A simple sealed, single-driver design using two Dayton Audio ND65-8 drivers. Shown in Padauk wood.   Coming soon to a bookshelf near you… Handcrafted HIFI™

North Island Industries

An invigorating refresh of an existing construction company brand.

Fat Boys Football Club

A quick logo for a friend’s football team jerseys.

Building Websites From Scratch – Why Brush Up Courses Are A Good Idea

I recently enrolled in a Codecademy Pro Intensive course on Building Website from Scratch. If you’re asking yourself why I would do such a thing when I’ve already been coding websites professionally for 7+ years, the answer is simple.


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Polo Park Dental

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Stu Slayen Consulting

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Pearl Consulting

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HTML/CSS Tutorials

I have begun developing a series of basic web development tutorials. So far, just some basic snippet-style examples to demonstrate specific concepts.

Otter Falls to Winnipeg Timelapse

Otter Falls to Winnipeg Timelapse from quicksheep on Vimeo.

InDesign’s View Actual Size (100% Zoom) Doesn’t Show Accurate Scale For Web Design

You may not have even noticed before, but when you specify an InDesign Document size in pixels for web design, the 100% zoom level (View Actual Size) will display them larger on your monitor than it should.

Building a Headphone/Speaker Switch Box From Scratch (DIY)

My computer at work didn’t have a 1/4″ headphone jack, so I built simple box that did. It allows me to switch between headphones (1/4″ or 1/8″) or speakers. I also added a volume control for the headphones.

Clouds Rollin’ In

A time-lapse of clouds rolling in from my favorite place in the world.


Two weeks in Peru.

New Quadcopter Motors

Bigger motors has with more power makes my drone much more capable.

Community Garden

As a friend of Urban Eatin’, I was happy to come along and get some aerial footage of a community garden under construction.

Web Accessibility Resources

Web Accessibility Conformance Validator Accessible Youtube Videos Keyboard Accessible Google Maps  

Reggae In Da’ Night – Tickets

DJ Girl Cherise needed some tickets for her first comeback raggae concert, Reggae In ‘Da Night.

Protected: Great RC Under $100

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Moon Crossing

The moon is constantly moving across the night sky at an imperceptibly slow rate.


The phonoBLUE™ is a piece of stereo equipment. More info coming soon…

Handcrafted HIFI™ ‘The Towers’ (under development)

Still under development, but here’s a sneak peak of what’s coming soon.

Converting a Spectrum DX5e Transmitter (TX) to Mode 3 (DIY)

I have written this post because i could not find the process explained anywhere else.

KlezFest Logo

Original hand-rendered type completed while employed at Manoverboard.

Cancun, Mexico

A week in Cancun.

Custom Office Desk Using Ikea Table Top (DIY)

Ikea top, with a custom made original support design.

$5 Dollar Macro!

Macro doesn’t have to be expensive. And you don’t need a special lens for it if you just want to play around and experiment. Use what ever lens you have—a kit zoom lens is fine. Just figure out what lens mount your camera uses, and the filter diameter of the lens you plan to use.

Maestral International


Building a Drone

Once you’ve decided you want to start this hobby, and before you run out to the local hobby store, or order a bunch of parts on a RTF helicopter online, my advice is this. Learn to fly WELL in a safe place. Consider a Ready To Fly (rtf) model. Use common sense, and then some.

Headphone Repairs

Repaired my phone with coat hangers, shoelaces, and scrap wood.

Winnipeg Construction Association Logo

Logo completed as an employee of Manoverboard.

Building a Collapsible Steering Wheel Stand for Driving Simulators and Racing Games (DIY)

I got obsessed with Gran Turismo 6 for a while, and needed something collapsible to put my steering wheel on.

Beaumont Capital Management


Super Simple Camera Actuator

What You’ll Need Required 3M Adhesive Pads Servo Servo Mounts Servo Horn Actuator Rod (use what you got) Standard GoPro Mount

Oak Hill Advisors



A month in Brazil.

Winter Biking on the River Trail

Hung out with a couple of awesome winter bikers to practice tracking a moving target.

Fast and Easy Photoshop Logo Masking Techniques for Perfect Transparent Logos

One of the most frustrating tasks for designers first learning to use Photoshop, (and even some veterans), is knocking out the background of a flattened logo.


Ulicny is a strategic marketing and communications firm exclusively focused on the financial services industry. Ulicny.com Role: Design and Code

Join GDC, MB

A website promoting the reasons why designers should join our local chapter of the GDC. Role: Responsive styling for mobile devices.

Generation Foundation

A seperate website for Generation Investment Management’s foundation. Generation IM is the asset management company of Al Gore, and David Blood. genfound.org

Wooden Sword

In a couple hours you can transform an old 2×4 into a sweet wooden sword. Find the Centers Adjust Your Blade Angle Adjust your compound Mitre Saw Shape the Handle Build the Hilt Paint It Wrap It Cap It Begin Battle

University of Manitoba News

The University of Manitoba’s news portal. Highly responsive. news.umanitoba.ca

RBC Convention Centre Winnipeg

Winnipeg is investing over 2 billion in it’s infrastructure—its Canada’s newest convention centre. wcc.mb.ca Role: Coding and styling.

The Saul & Claribel Simkin Centre

The Simkin Centre is a mostly jewish retirement home. simkincentre.ca

Flying the GoPro at Assiniboine Park

This was my first chance to use the gopro, and let me tell you…WOW.

Ashland Field

Just a quick power climb demo. Ever since I reflashed the escapes on the quad copter, if flys like it’s on rails!

Fisher Flex – QAV04

I loaned out the GoPro for a bit so I had to resort to the 808 camera. Filtered the heck out this video. This is the first filmed flight after Flashing my ESCs with the SimonK firmware. It flies like a completely different machine now. Way more stable, and no more oscillations.

Home and Away – QAV03 (unstabilized)

I’m starting to get a feel for the way this thing flies. Still haven’t had a chance to reflash the ESC to eliminate the wobble.

Pembina Fisher Park – QAV01 (UNCUT)

The footage I was getting out of a keychain camera strapped to a badly vibrating 120 size helicopter wasn’t cutting it.

Otter Falls Edit

I recorded snippets of the trip on a keychain camera, having no idea what I filmed until I got back to Winnipeg.

Churchill Park – RC02

A sunny day at Churchill Park. I pushed the heli up higher than before.

The Front Yard – RC01

In August of 2012, I took an interest in remote controlled airplanes.

Wolfensohn Fund Management

A redesign of Wolfensohn Fund Management L.P.’s website. Wolfensohn Fund Management is chaired by James Wolfensohn, former president of the World Bank. wolfensohn.com

St Alphonsus School

An exciting new responsive and content rich website for St. Alphonsus Catholic School. stalphonsusschool.ca/

Opportunity Media

Opportunity Media provides exclusive direct response representation for A&E/Lifetime Networks, including Lifetime. opportunitymedia.tv

2008 Honda Fit

began modelling my car in 3D as an introduction to 3DS Max.

Society6 – Buy My Art Online

I just opened a Society6 Store where you can purchase art prints, iPhone cases, pillows and more! I’ll be adding new content occasionally so stay tuned on my facebook page for updates. Also, if there’s something in my portfolio that you’d like a print of, just e-mail me and I’ll try to post it in […]

STRIKE! The Movie

The award-winning 2005 stage musical by Danny Schur & Rick Chafe becomes a major movie musical.

CJNA Architects

CJNA Architects is dedicated to providing its clients with integrated planning and design services.

Building an Animation Table From Scratch (DIY)

This Christmas I took on a pretty big project in total secrecy. I built Denise an animation table.

Profound Cloud Logo

Completed while employed at Manoverboard.

RM Strategic Marketing

RM Strategic Marketing specializes in creative market planning and communications for the financial services industry. We offer professional resources in business planning, target marketing, copywriting, graphic design, and website design and development.

WCC Launch Event

Motiongraphics for the Winnipeg Convention Centre expansion launch event.

Vertical Adventures Identity

A brand new logo for Vertical Adventures climbing gym.

Why Join the GDC?

Completed for the Manitoba chapter of the GDC.

ABE Report

Addressing Barriers, Expanding Options: A practical strategy for integrating Information and Learning Technology in Adult Basic Education. ArcticCollege.ca

Phoenix 8C

Phoenix 8c is a Candian distributor of quality, affordable climbing gear.

Blended Value

BV is simply a conceptual framework for advancing a vision of value creation which is not based upon a bifurcated understanding of the nature of value (either/or), but rather a unified, holistic understanding of value as “both/and,” integrated and non-divisible.

Mogility Media

Mogility is a multifaceted venture firm bringing capital investment and operational business support to select Seed and Early-Stage companies, focusing on innovative technologies and solutions.

Change Advisors

Change Advisors is dedicated to providing new opportunities and ideas to businesses and organizations.

Consultant with Pink Hair

Completed while employed at manoverboard.


Drew up some plans based on what I’ve learned about planes over the past couple weeks. I’ve decided to base my model off of a CEA-309. While I’ve reduced the fuselage to a stick, the wing and empenage surfaces are roughly the same. I’ll have to tweak as I go as this is my first […]

Camera Refurbishment

I had an old camera of my father’s on which the leatherette was completely destroyed.

Wonton Food Inc Logo

Completed while employed at Manoverboard.

ACIA Report

The Arctic Communications Infrastructure Assessment (ACIA) identifies the issues and challenges facing governments and service providers in ensuring the Canadian Arctic is properly connected for the benefit of Arctic citizens and all Canadians.

Knife Dots™ – Product

Knife Dots are the first invention that I’ve seen through to the end.

Knife Dots – Identity

This logo was created for the new product/small business I created.

Erik Satie – Gnossienne No.1 – (complete!)

Finally, a complete recording that isn’t terrible. Erik Satie – Gnossienne No.1 – Complete

Bach – Prelude No.1 – (WIP 1)

This was actually the first song I ever played in its entirety, but now it’s been so long that I can only remember a portion. Bach – Prelude No.1 – Attempt 1

Cancao – Casinha Pequenina – (WIP 1)

Yesterday Denise mentioned she was going to play a song next time I came over, so i had a look at the music, and decided to go learn it.

30 Day Drawing Challenge

Denise & I have drawn a picture every day for the past 30 days!

Erik Satie – Gymnopedie No.1 – (WIP 1)

The new piece I’m learning is Gymnopedie No.1.

Erik Satie – Gnossienne No.1 – (WIP 1)

I got my piano all hooked up to the computrix today.

Tourism Map

This piece is a 40 inch touch screen panel at the entrance of the Stonewall Quarry Park Heritage Arts Centre‘s Interpretive Centre.

Ordovician Sea Film

A 3-minute film to explain the creation of Stonewall’s limestone deposits in the Ordovician Sea.

Manitoba Rocks Gallery

A 40 inch touch screen presentation to show how glaciers shaped many of the features in Stonewall Quarry Park.

Lime Kiln Film

A 2-minute film with animation to explain how a draw kiln turns rock into lime.

Banff, Alberta

A road trip to Banff.

Coil Reservoir

A simple device to hold additional ink and reduce dip frequency while using a dip pen.

New York, New York

A trip to the big apple.

ZBrush Sculpt

This project began as a ZBrush sculpt of a bird general’s head for the Dominance War challenge.

Yamaha YZF R1

This modelling project had been a long-time dream of mine since highschool.

Pixar Lighting & Rendering Challenge

This piece was the result of participation in a lighting & rendering contest on CG society.

Girl Bunny

This was our only lip-syncing project.

Pipe Dream

Projection mapping is a technique that involves

Suiting Up

This was a monstrous project with multiple phases.

Lego Deathstar

A fairly simple assignment.

UV Mapping Texture

Best UV Mapping Texture Ever

When I started learning UV mapping, I found that all of the textures out there were just plain terrible. The contrast and saturation were too high, and they made it painful to look at the model… So I made my own, and it’s awesome. I drew the lines with a one-pixel brush so the lines […]

Brickhouse Gym

The Brickhouse Gym offers effective one-on-one physical training and group classes.

Flatland Cable Park – Promotional Intro

Daniel Clement & Justin Lamoureux, two active members of the Manitoban wakeboard community, have teamed up

Honolulu, Hawaii

Christmas in the tropics.


This was my former identity. The type is hand rendered.

Yoyojam/DC Shoes – TV Spot

This project was one component of a larger campaign.

Drop In TV – 30 Sec. Bumper

DropIn TV is a reality tv show in which a goup of prefessional mountain bikers

Yoyojam/DC Shoes – Collectible YoYo Tins

This project was one component of an larger campaign.

Aston Martin Vanquish

This was an exercise in vector illustration.

Link Pins Poster & Album Art

A poster for a local music producer’s compilation release Link Pins.

Type Noir – The Old Faces

This hand-bound publication catalogs and explores a collection of blackletter typefaces.

Retro-Techno – Technological Oddities From The Not So Distant Past

This hand-bound publication catalogs a collection of original photographs from a common theme, out-dated technology.

Vis. Ex. 1

This illustration was a sort of collage project which involved taking reference photos at a local herritage museum,


Crankworx is an annual mountain bike festival and competition in Whistler BC.

Automoto – A Stop Motion Animation by Neil McInnes for the Winnipeg Film Group

Back in college, I was invited by my instructor Neil McInnes to take part in the production of a stop-motion film named Automoto.

Architectural Composition – Greyscale

The goal was to take a collection of reference photo’s of the interior/exterior of my college’s campus, and then


An illustration of a bio-mechanical robot in the style of Feng Zhu.

Rolling River

A logo created for a fictional brewery.

Dylan Tremblay – Charicature

Charicature of professional biker Dylan Tremblay.