Artist and Software Engineer in Coquitlam, British Columbia, Canada
Howie Woo is a Canadian multimedia artist born in Halifax, Nova Scotia, currently based in Coquitlam, British Columbia. He coded and created WOOMI WINS, described in the iOS and Android app stores as "an interactive comic adventure where a yarn-made boy builds clones to conquer Earth from space". His crochet work from WooWork.com has been featured in the book INDIE CRAFT by Jo Waterhouse and STRANGE MATERIAL by Leanne Prain. His illustrations on WooToons.com have appeared in children's books (including WHO DISCOVERED AMERICA? by Valerie Wyatt, HOAXED! by the Editors of YES Mag, ROBOTS by the Editors of YES Mag), and children's magazines (Chirp, Chickadee, Owl, YES Mag, KNOW Magazine). Woo has also written and directed twenty short films on WooFilms.com, with his STEALING KISSES (1999) reviewed on Twitter by Roger Ebert as "a rather amazing short film".