Matia Meyer is a freelance artist, illustrator, and graphic designer working in the industry for the last 10 years. Born and raised in the Comox Valley, she now calls Vancouver her home. Her inspiration is derived from pop culture, contemporary design, the mystical wonders of folklore, mythology and magic, and most importantly, our innate connection with nature. For Matia, art isn’t just about aesthetics; it’s a medium through which stories are told, emotions are expressed, and connections are forged. Her greatest compliment is when someone sees themself reflected in her work.
Men’s broadly defined health issues—heart troubles, diabetes, liver disease—are deadly. So is depression. Many of us pride ourselves in leading and protecting. But our tendency to “suck it up” isolates […]
Words by Hans Peter MeyerIllustration by Matia Meyer