Tag: numismatic illustration


New 1 Kilogram Maple Leaf coin

The Royal Canadian Mint recently released this 102.1 mm diameter Fine Silver coin with selective gold plating featuring my illustration of two maple leaves. On the left is a Douglas …

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Coin Convention Presentation

This past April I had the honor of being the keynote speaker during the Awards Banquet at the Ontario Numismatic Association’s Annual Convention. A few members of the Waterloo Coin …

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It’s finally Spring!

  After much delay, I think Spring has arrived here in Southern Ontario. Yesterday I saw the first butterfly of the year, this Mourning Cloak: It’s a bit of a …

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Wood Bison on Royal Canadian Mint Silver Bullion Coin

My illustration of a wood bison ended up on the final in a series of six silver bullion wildlife coins. The Royal Canadian Mint released this one last month; it …

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5 oz Silver 50 Dollar Beaver Family coin

The Royal Canadian Mint released a 65 mm diameter fine silver coin last month featuring a beaver family that I illustrated: To date, this is the largest coin I’ve illustrated …

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Pronghorn Antelope on Royal Canadian Mint’s latest Silver Bullion Coin

My illustration of a pronghorn antelope ended up on the fifth in a series of six silver bullion wildlife coins. The Royal Canadian Mint released this one last month; it …

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Canada’s 2012 Lucky Loonie

As described in my previous post, this is Canada’s 2012 Lucky Loonie, a circulating one dollar coin (the reverse side of which I designed). According to this news report, it …

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New coin designs! Circulating Loonie, Collector edition Loonie, Collector edition Toonie.

Recently, the Royal Canadian Mint released three new coins featuring designs I created, one of which is a circulation Lucky Loonie. A collector edition silver Loonie bears a similar loon …

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Swimming polar bear illustration featured on silver coin by the Royal Canadian Mint

This week the Royal Canadian Mint released a new $20 pure silver commemorative coin featuring my illustration of a swimming polar bear. You can see it at the Mint’s website …

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Cougar illustration, engraved in gold and platinum

The Royal Canadian Mint recently released two new collector coins featuring one of my illustrations – the head of a snarling cougar. This 0.5 g gold coin is only 11 …

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