This fabulous poster was commissioned by Toronto artist, Patrick Kyle.

Created in response to our Anijam theme BIG EYES Sharp Teeth, Patrick’s illustration represents of all the creatures that lived under your bed when you were a child.


Patrick Kyle is a Commercial Illustrator and Multidisciplinary Artist from Toronto, Canada. He graduated from The Ontario College of Art and Design in 2009. He has authored three books; the zine collections “Black Mass” (Mother Books, 2012) and “Distance Mover” (Koyama Press, 2014) and the graphic novel “Don’t Come in Here” (Koyama Press, 2016.) His fourth book “Everywhere Disappeared”, a collection of short comics, will debut from Koyama Press in 2017. Patrick is an active member of Toronto’s independent comic book and zine community and has contributed to organizing the small press portion of The Toronto Comic Arts Festival since 2009. He became a co-organizer of the annual small press exhibition Zine Dream in 2015. More of Patrick’s work can be found at