Hey babe, I'm Mabz.
[Mah-bz] not [May-bz]
"Mabz? That's...different. Is that your real name?" Um, no. But wouldn't you look silly if it was. Mabz is an acronym for my full name, Marie-Andrée Brisson. (Try fitting that on any/all of your important documents.) And if you're wondering where that zed came from, I threw it in for flair...not that I needed any.
So yes, you can actually call me Mabz.
I'm a modern hand lettering artist based in the Ottawa area, who loves a generous slice of cheesecake, Leonardo DiCaprio and when a sticker comes off in one swoop.
It took me a long time to call myself an "artist", but after studying Fine Art at the University of Ottawa,