2021 Grad Show

Simone Stehouwer

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VCD – Character Design & Illustration

Hello! I'm an illustrator and comic artist based in Calgary, interested in exploring art as a storytelling medium. My work focuses on conveying mood, atmosphere, and a sense of adventure.


Sample from a comic about memory, identity, holding on vs. letting go, and going on a dungeon crawl (2019)


Cover design and interior illustrations for Mary Shelly's Frankenstein (2020)

Misadventure May

A selection of pieces from 'misadventure may': a month-long art prompt challenge (2020)

The Ruins

Dramatic lighting exploration (2021)

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