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Emily Chu

Emily Chu
  • Category: Visual Artist

Emily Chu is an award winning illustrator. She was born in Beijing and grew up near the beautiful Rocky Mountains in Alberta, Canada. Emily contributes illustrations to magazines and commercial clients. Her work has been selected by national and international illustration competitions such as Applied Arts, 3x3 Contemporary Illustration Professional Show, and American Illustration.

Emily also loves to draw in her sketchbook - She runs an on-location sketchclub in the summer, and recently released a sketchbook publication titled #OnLocationYEG. She is also the founder of #StayhomeanddrawYEG, a online sketchclub for artists to connect during the COVID19 pandemic.

On the side, Emily actively vends at markets and helps put on the Royal Bison Art & Craft Fair.