“I just stumbled onto the Brantford theme, and then I decided to stick with it. I kept going back to it for ideas. I find that’s the hardest thing, finding something to make art about. I want to just sit down and do the physical act of drawing, but you need that spark, that one little thing to hang your ideas one. You come up with that one thing and you just take off in however many directions and styles.”
He has a popular digital project on the go too, in which he’s created neighbourhood crests for Brantford.
McCreary is currently teaching video production and graphic design at Brantford Collegiate Institute, his alma mater. He teaches alongside his wife, Danielle Curtis.