Under the name Vermillion Sands, Jacqui Oakley and Jamie Lawson (Poly Studio) partner on a broad range of projects from fine art, illustration, and design to murals and live art.

They’ve each worked for more than 17 years in their respective fields for such clients as The New York Times, Rolling Stone, National Geographic, The Globe and Mail, Penguin Random House, Amazon, The National Ballet School, O, The Oprah Magazine, the McMaster Museum of Art, The Globe and Mail and Canada’s Juno Awards on everything from book covers, editorial work, packaging to murals.


In this new collaborative venture they’ve worked with TD Bank, Basecamp, Flexfit, Big Green, The National Ballet School, Needlework, Downtown Hamilton BIA, Donut Monster, Gore Mutual, Waxwork Records, Hamilton Fringe Festival and Pollinator Films. Their art has been shown in Toronto, Hamilton, New York & California.


Creative South April 10-12, 2014, Columbus, GA


Covering the Classics / Gallery 1888, Orange, CA / Nov-Jan 2018
Drowned World / The Assembly, Hamilton, ON / Aug. 2017
The Assembly Group Show / The Assembly, Hamilton, ON / Dec. 2016

Twitter & Instagram. Contact us: jj@vermillion-sands.com or 1-905-379-1688 or 1-905-966-0235