Made With Pencil Crayons / Trade Routes


Made With Pencil Crayons is an emergent Toronto-based entertainment agency with an international focus at the intersection of culture, music and art. Our aim is to break new ground and develop opportunities to create shared experiences domestically and worldwide. We specialize in booking and producing events spanning festivals, theatre, nightlife, interdisciplinary multimedia experiences and more.

Trade Routes is a borderless arts presenter utilizing cooperative strategies to manage risk; support festivals and event activities; and showcase artists to new markets. We develop opportunities for international networking and presenter support, in partnership with industry leaders in the United States, Canada, and abroad. We execute audience development strategies for artists, and develop strong touring routes with dynamic, multicycle tactics in target markets. Our long term strategies for international marketing are customized to cultivate and grow audiences over several seasons.