COLLINS Gordon Wayne
Born 4 February 1928 in Winnipeg.
He was a sculptor, painter, illustrator, cartoonist and art professor. He illustrated books, comic books, board games, and television commercials. He was awarded the Arthur Award for Artistic Distinction in Painting. For ten years he was a professor of Art and Design at George Brown College of Toronto.
Died 13 November 2019 in Don Mills (Toronto).
Cover (Dustjacket) & Content (Novel):
The Mystery Of The Missing Emerald. Writ., Robert Thomas Allen. Little Brown & Co (Canada) Ltd., 1963.
“Gordon Wayne Collins.” Kane-Jerret Funeral Homes, Toronto, 22 Nov. 2019.
The illustration from the dust jacket of The Mystery Of The Missing Emerald.