Over 4700 wild animals were admitted as sick or injured in the city of Toronto last year. This may seem like a steep number for a town of less than 3 million. One might ask themselves if there might be other intentions involved in creating this statistic.
A furious vamp/bunny? Seducing naive forest creatures into her lair with her feminine musk, then backs her car over them? Shen Plum’s work harbors all these notions; The Toronto based Illustrator creates both the playfulness of a Canadian meadow and edginess, like a hockey player coming off a coke binge.