Model Citizen

November 25, 2014 |

Local chef extraordinaire and our good friend, Justin Leboe, might have earned his stripes in international kitchens, but now he is earning international attention for homegrown success at Model Milk. The latest issue of London-based Monocle Magazine recently published a … Read More


November 21, 2014 |

Every year, the team at WAX looks to give back to our community. This year, we did it in a souper way. Last night, our team enjoyed the company of four stockpots, about 100 lbs. of various vegetables, two talented … Read More

Thanks Applied Arts Magazine. We like you too.

November 14, 2014 |

We’ve always been pretty big fans of Applied Arts magazine. And now it seems like the feeling is mutual. This month, there’s a feature article letting the world know what we’ve been up to here at WAX. From our Black … Read More

We’re drunk. With praise.

October 15, 2014 |

To our friends at WURST, Oktoberfest means more than memories of too much schnitzel and ill-fitting lederhosen. It also means beer. Lots and lots of beer. So when they asked us to create a campaign inviting the locals to partake … Read More

Have you met SMITH?

September 23, 2014 |

Our reach moves east as we continue our run of creating beautiful Canadian restaurant personas. Meet SMITH-our newest venture in gastronomical identity, which opened recently with much anticipation in Winnipeg at the Inn at the Forks. A part of the Sparrow … Read More

It’s ok—you can judge this book by its cover

August 21, 2014 |

When first-time author Clive Veroni, Toronto marketing specialist and founder of Leap Consulting, approached us to design the cover of his new book SPIN, how could we decline the offer? Our design team distilled Veroni’s ask for mid-century influence and succinct but … Read More

All that sparkles is silver, and it roars.

June 18, 2014 |

Our work for Calgary Society for Persons with Disability has turned the Lion’s head in France and garnered us another international award for the WAX shelf. The 2013 CSPD Staple annual report was recognized in the design category and awarded … Read More

Are you InfecTED?

June 16, 2014 |

On Friday June 13 TEDx celebrated its five-year anniversary with Calgary and its five-year relationship with WAX. The theme this year: Contagious Inspiration. The WAX team had our hands full, literally, of non-pathogenic germs in order to create this year’s … Read More

Once you go Black…

May 30, 2014 |

On May 23’rd, WAX partnership was awarded a prestigious Black Pencil at the D&AD awards for its work for CSPD (Calgary Society for Persons with Disabilities). After managing to make its way past several juries comprised of the world’s best designers, the … Read More

Baci Baci Bocce

May 28, 2014 |

What’s new, fresh and more Italian than Sophia Loren in a Versace scarf sipping a negroni? Bocce! —the new Italian dine-in and take-out concept in Mission. Opening this week, at 2207 4th street, we couldn’t be happier to have … Read More