Creative Third Thursday: Tom Froese

Chilliwack Creative Commission hosted illustrator Tom Froese for Creative Third Thursday at Cowork Chilliwack in June 2019. Tom shared 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.

Tim McAlpine

Hi, I'm President & Creative Director of Currency and a credit union fan. Creator of It's a Money Thing, Young & Free, CUES Next Top Credit Union Exec and CU Water Cooler.