About the Illustrator
Originally from Winnipeg, Manitoba, Tyson made the move to Montreal, QC in 2003. There he worked as an illustrator/artist as well as opening and operating Headquarters Gallery & Boutique. As of the summer of 2019, Tyson has made Toronto, ON his home.
In 2000 he began exhibiting work as an artist working with galleries from all over the world. In the past twenty years he’s had 8 solo shows and participated in over one hundred group and collaborative exhibitions.
Tyson continues to create work for commissions as well as personal projects using watercolours, inks, textiles and clays.
Daily drawings and animations can be found on his Instagram account @tysonbodnarchuk
About the Writer
Ana-Marija is a versatile comedian, writer and performer. Most recently her original screenplay, Stefan, was selected as a Finalist at the Big Apple Film Festival Screenplay Competition 2020.
Ana-Marija performed at the pre-show for Adam Sandler's performance in Toronto 2019. She did her first TV taping at Winnipeg Comedy Festival this past year and was featured in NBC Showcase in the Women in Comedy Festival Boston 2018. Her completely improvised, multi-cam, live switched sitcom she developed called APT 205 was selected as a pitch finalist at Stareable Fest in NYC 2019.
She was a recipient of Netflix's 2018 Diversity of Voices fellowship at the Banff World Media Festival, and was one of 20 applicants selected for their industry pitch program.