Alphabet Print #2

This 12” x 12” pieces features 26 interlocking letters. Printed in Toronto on Mohawk Superfine Eggshell Ultrawhite 120lb matte fine art paper, using an HP Indigo 7800 Digital Press.

Pairs perfect with Numbers Print #2.

Available for purchase here.

Active Tops / Active Bottoms

These limited edition hand-painted showcards will be on display tonight at the Buddies in Bad Times annual Art Attack auction, which raises money to support Canada's best LGBT theatre.

Brush lettering at Wonder Pens

Toronto friends: I’ll be offering a special 3-hour brush lettering workshop at Wonder Pens on Sun. Nov 18. Sign up here.

Brush lettering at UPPERCASE

Calgary friends: I’ll be offering a special 4-hour brush lettering workshop at UPPERCASE Magazine on Sun. Sept. 30.

Sign up here:

Please spread the word to anyone interested. Thank you!

Dishonest Signs

Dishonest Signs. New showcard-inspired prints that are too good to be true. Hand-painted with One Shot enamel paint, available as 12x16 signed originals, or in a set of six postcards, printed on Mohawk Superfine Eggshell Ultrawhite 120lb matte fine art paper. Get yours here.

Thanks to BlogTO for the great post!


Here is the complete set of characters I created for my recent Instagram project, #chrispaintssigns. Check it out here.


New fridge, new sign! Stop by 478 Roncesvalles to grab an ice cold refreshment at Gloria and check out the new hand-painted sign!

The Theatre Centre

Here are some hand-painted window signs I recently completed at The Theatre Centre. Stop by at 1115 Queen St. West for a coffee, drink, or a show, and check out the new windows!

Welcome Eli!

Welcome Eli! I was thrilled to prepare this extra special birth announcement at Type Books for new parents, Nicole & James! Need a chalkboard? Please get in touch!

Leaves of Trees

A huge congrats to Pamela and the team at Leaves of Trees on their beautiful new gift shop. Stop by 177 Queen St. E. to check out my lettered maps and Toronto the Great prints.

Craig's Cookies sign

Check out the brand new Craig's Cookies window signs, painted by hand with One Shot enamel paint. It’s hard to compare acrylic with enamel in photos, but I can tell you the enamel is so incredibly rich and opaque.

Need a custom sign or window? Please get in touch!

Michael Johnston Music School

I’m thrilled to share the new facade of Michael Johnston Music School, located at 2176 Dundas Street West. Four windows hand-painted with One Shot enamel paint. Gilding by Jesse Watson. Video by Peter Phoa. Special thanks to Michael and Annie for their support and enthusiasm. Stop by and check it out today!

ABC250 turns one

This week marks the one year anniversary of the release of my first monograph, ABC250. With the help of Chloe Develle, I compiled 250 alphabets into this book, published by Coach House Books, and launched at Black Cat Artspace. Looking for lettering inspiration? Pick one up in my shop or at:

Craig's Cookies

Here’s a new custom, Pollock-inspired mural I created for Craig's Cookies. Be sure to stop by 1537 Queen St. W. to grab a delicious ICE CREAM SANDWICH and check out the technicolour splatters!

Let us make you a bouquet

A new hand-painted sign for Sweet Gale Gardens. Previous work here.

The best journey always take us home

I had a great time preparing this 11’x11’ chalk wall for a real estate staging. Thanks to realtor-extraordinaire Kat Lubienski for this great opportunity.

Do your walls need chalk art? Please get in touch!

Check out the listing here: