Eyes wide open: I explore, I fall in love with whatever I set my mind to. Fascinated by art & design: I push myself to try - to really try new things and expand my creative horizons. I will never stop, I can’t stop… I just know my medium will always shape-shift.
Robyn Waffle is a multi-disciplined artist and designer based out of Toronto Canada. A graduate from Ryerson University's Fashion Communications program, Robyn focused on fashion illustration and marketing during her time there. Since 2010 Robyn Waffle has worked to celebrate the longstanding tradition of rug making. Fusing vibrant colours with contemporary imagery, Robyn has collaborated with talented weavers to develop award-winning rug and tapestry collections. Robyn works closely with her partner Yvan Semenowycz to develop innovative textile designs from their century-old home in Roncesvalles Toronto. The husband-wife design duo customize bespoke area rugs and tapestries for private collectors in Canada and the USA.
Robyn & Yvan's work has been highlighted in Azure Magazine, Toronto Star, National Post, Globe & Mail, CityLine, Wired Germany, BlogTO, Designlines Magazine, Chatelaine Magazine and Toronto Life.