Photo of Jacqui Oakley
Photo of Jacqui Oakley
Jacqui Oakley
Faculty of Design

Area(s) of Expertise

Illustration, Hand-lettering


Though born in Canada, Jacqui Oakley spent her formative years in Bahrain, Zambia, England & Libya. In 1989, she returned to Canada where she graduated from the illustration program at Sheridan College's School of Art & Design. She now works as a freelance illustrator & artist. Jacqui's paintings have been exhibited in Toronto, L.A., San Francisco, Philadelphia, San Diego & Shanghai. Her illustrations have been used by an international roster of clients including: Sony, Spin Magazine, ESPN, the Boston Globe, New York Magazine, LA weekly, Atlantic Monthly, Harvard Business Review, Hemispheres Magazine (United Air), Billboard Magazine, Domino Records, Time Out, Fast Company, Palgrave Macmillan Publishers, Financial Times (UK) & Rolling Stone.

Awards \ Grants

Applied Arts, Communication Arts, Society of Illustrators of Los Angeles & American Illustration

Selected Publications

Rolling Stone, Spin Magazine, Nylon Guys Magazine, New York Magazine, ESPN, Hemispheres Magazine (United Air), The Boston Globe, LA Weekly, Financial Times (UK), Billboard Magazine, Domino Records, Dallas Morning News, Palgrave Macmillan Publishers, Time Out Chicago, Gyro Worldwide, DBusiness, Hour Detroit, National Parks, Sony, Henry of Pelham Winery, Point 5 Design, Westchester Magazine, Columbia Journalism Review, Jamie Magazine (UK), U of T Bulletin, South Texas University, The Progressive, Explore Magazine, Canadian Lawyer, Atlantic Monthly, Harvard Business Review, West Jet up!, etc.