illustration & direction.
👋 Hey! I’m Michael William Lester, an artist living and working on the West Coast of Canada.
I run Beginners studio, Art & Design Ruined My Life and @slowtravelclub [coming soon].
I’ve worked with Netflix, Hermès, LMVH, Rimowa, Nike, Etsy, Moncler and Monocle Magazine.
Press & writing
ⓒ** Michael William Lester 2023 • Animator, illustrator & director • [email protected] • @michaelwilliamlester
I respectfully acknowledge that I live and work on the traditional, ancestral and unceded territory of the Coast Salish peoples–Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish), Stó:lō and Səl̓ílwətaʔ/Selilwitulh (Tsleil-Waututh) and xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam) Nations.