Stefan is the co-founder of Tilted Windmills and is currently completing his master's in social work. Formerly he was a youth worker, working alongside Indigenous and street-entrenched youth in Vancouver, BC. Stefan believes that every person deserves love and support as they sort out how they want to show up in the world. Having wrestled with depression and anxiety for much of his early life, Stefan is particularly passionate about empowering those who struggle with mental health to see their own worth and to recognize that they, too, belong on this earth, and have something of value to contribute to the world.


Stefan's Articles

Cultivate Your Orchid Child

posted: January 6, 2018

Our “Cultivate Your Orchid Child” design has been a long time in the making… over two years, in fact. It all started with me reading a Scientific American article, “On the Trail of the Orchid Child”, outlining kids’ biological sensitivities … read more

Horace & Abigail wish you happy holidays!

posted: December 20, 2017

Dear friends, Don’t know about you, but around here, 2017 came with many surprises, challenges, and memorable moments. Some of those memorable moments included my acceptance into the Master’s of Social Work program at University of Calgary, and Athena participating … read more

WEBCOMIC: My Hero

posted: September 17, 2017

Stefan and Athena embarked on a different sort of adventure at the start of September. Stefan began his Masters in Social Work in Calgary while Athena is holding down the fort in Vancouver. Athena considered writing this new long distance … read more

WEBCOMIC: The Shower Head

posted: June 17, 2017

In the latest Tilted Windmills webcomic, we catch a glimpse of the day-to-day routines of Horace the Tortoise and Abigail Mouse. While Abigail reveals herself to be a morning mouse, Horace is something of a night owl. Also, introducing our … read more