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Creative Third Thursday: Tom Froese, Illustrator

  • Cowork Chilliwack 12-8465 Harvard Place Chilliwack, BC, V2P 7Z5 Canada (map)

What's up for Creative Third Thursday in June?

Chilliwack Creative Commission committee member Jason Lum, CEO of Myriad Corporation and City of Chilliwack Councillor, is our host for this month's Creative Third Thursday happening at Cowork Chilliwack.

Our special guest is Tom Froese and he will share a talk titled "Illustrating Under the Influence of Midcentury Style.”

Tom Froese is an award-winning illustrator and designer based in Yarrow. Working independently since 2013, Tom has worked for companies, organizations and small businesses around the world. Clients include Yahoo!, Air Canada, GQ France and Abrams Publishing.

A designer by training and an artist at heart, Tom’s work embraces each project as a unique visual challenge while also maintaining a core, singular voice. Whether illustrating for magazines, designing greeting cards, designing beer labels, illustrating children’s books or collaborating with ceramists, Tom aims to create work that is original, beautiful and alive. Tom is also a Top Teacher on Skillshare, where he teaches a handful of classes based on his unique approach to illustration.


Cowork Chilliwack
12-8465 Harvard Place

Who's this for?

Would you describe yourself as a creative entrepreneur, freelancer, filmmaker, media specialist, software engineer, marketer, animator, technologist, commercial photographer, videographer, designer, writer, maker, web developer or inventor? Or maybe you just like hanging out with other creative types? Then, this is for you!

Creative Third Thursdays is a creative networking event series brought to you by the Chilliwack Creative Commission and Cowork Chilliwack. Each monthly get together features a unique speaker followed by informal networking. Come meet and mingle with likeminded creative types on the third Thursday of every month!

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The Chilliwack Creative Commission is a committee of CEPCO and its mandate is to attract and facilitate economic growth in the emerging creative sector, including film, interactive and digital media. The Chilliwack Creative Commission can connect and facilitate the necessary resources for your creative business needs.

Cowork Chilliwack is a collaborative workspace on the north side of the freeway. Cowork Chilliwack has established a community of like-minded businesspeople including solo entrepreneurs, freelancers and small teams that call Chilliwack home.