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 long-standing 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.