Hope You’re Well is a quarantine-friendly collection of games & activities that are intended to keep us entertained and busy in the social distancing era. Proceeds go to mental health and wellness charities and programs across the city of Toronto.
This is the 3rd drop in our Hope You're Well artist series. Alexis Ekeis an illustrator and designer based in Toronto, Ontario. Inspired by renaissance portraits and traditional Japanese art, she aims to illustrate Black women in a contemporary light. Her mission is to expand the representation of black women in design and to evangelize, by creating a space for audiences to deeply reflect on themselves and their relationship with God. Proceeds of this product go to Nia Centre For the Arts -a Toronto-based charity organization that supports, showcases and promotes an appreciation of arts from across the African Diaspora.
Snakes & Ladders
The series continues with a nostalgic board game that many of us have grown up with.
Snakes & Ladders (Sneaker Edition) designed by @alpo.snow is now available for pre-order. Pulling design references from vintage smoking ads, the board game and packaging were designed to give a classic game for kids a mature upgrade for adults. Newport flavors for sneaker heads of all ages. Game board comes with custom dice, and two playing pieces.
Proceeds will go to The Remix Project (@theremixproject) - The Remix Project was created in order to help level the playing field for young people from marginalized and under served communities. Their programs and services serve youth who are trying to enter into the creative industries or further their formal education. The Remix Project provides top-notch alternative, creative, educational programs, facilitators and facilities. Their mission is to help refine the raw talents of young people in order to help them find success as participants define it and on their own terms.
This is the second drop in our Hope You're Well artist series. A 500-piece puzzle designed by Julius Campbell (@uptwn). Isolation has allowed the majority of society to self reflect on ones inner needs and desires. Solitude opens up new streams of healthy habits to stimulate the mind in a positive light. Proceeds for this product go to @cmhatoronto. Free iPhone wallpaper available as gift with purchase.
This is the first drop in our Hope You're Well artist series. Standard 52-card deck designed by Adeyemi Adegbesan (@yung.yemi). Each card in the deck features a unique piece of artwork by Adeyemi. His work features a mix of Afrofuturism and Pan-African elements inspired by ancestral traditions and an imagined futuristic culture. Free iPhone wallpaper card available with purchase. Proceeds go to Black Women in Motion (@blackwomeninmotion).