Tom Spetter, a nuučaan̓uɫ (Nuu-chah-nulth) artist, hails from the Tla-o-qui-aht First Nation and is renowned for his distinctive approach to contemporary art.
With outstanding versatility, Tom skillfully combines traditional and modern styles, resulting in mesmerizing creations spanning multiple mediums, including photo manipulation, 3D rendering, and motion graphics. His passion for the craft shines through in each piece as he captures the essence of captivating visual narratives.
Over the course of his illustrious career, Tom has refined his skills as an illustrator, commercial artist, and designer. His diverse portfolio encompasses projects such as aircraft art, vehicle wraps, marathon sportswear, animated videos, comic strips, books, magazines, advertisements, storefronts, and websites.
Tom's unique artistic approach is a harmonious blend of traditional media, digital technology, and his rich cultural heritage. His intricate compositions are a testament to his immense versatility and boundless creativity, earning him widespread recognition and respect within the art community.
A proud Malaspina/VIU alumnus, Tom currently serves as the Lead Designer at Animikii. He was born on and currently resides on the traditional territory of the Lək̓ʷəŋən (Lkwungen, Songhees, and Esquimalt) Peoples of the Coast Salish Nation, in the beautiful city of Victoria, British Columbia. Tom remains deeply committed to honoring and respecting the culture and land of the region.