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Karen Chan

Karen Chan is an  illustrator.  See more of her work at and enjoy her political cartoons here.

Six drawings capture complexity and humanity on Vancouver's Downtown Eastside

Day 1: 450 Granville Street at West Hastings. I often pass One Tree Coffee on the bus and I  see a man with a shock of white hair. He is more of a giant than a man. I try to introduce myself,...

Dance, draw and love music at The Drive

What happens when you add artists, musicians and dancers together and stir the mix?

Local band Kutiapira plays spontaneous show on Granville

Local band Kutiapira had some spontaneous fun this past weekend performing downtown on Granville.

Miga to Collect Employment Insurance?

Thank God for Canada's social safety net...

Olympic Cartoon: "Daddy, Why is the Olympic Flame in Jail?"

"It was a bad boy at the Opening Ceremonies."

The Olympic Commute

Olympic Fans or Fish? Sometimes it's hard to tell when commuting around Vancouver during the 2010 Winter Games...

Who'll Get the Media Spotlight During the 2010 Games, Gordon or Gregor?

Gordon's got the mittens, but does Gregor have the Games? Stay tuned over the next weeks as we track the two very different leaders of in cartoons...