A Celebration of Swans festival poster

A digital illustration of swans

The winner of the 2023 swan art contest is Nhesa Patoy. Her artwork is featured on the festival poster, available now.

Thank you to Yukon Energy for sponsoring the poster.

Artist bio

Nhesa Patoy is a Filipina graphic designer based in Whitehorse, Yukon. She was born and raised in San Enrique, Philippines. Nhesa specializes in digital illustration and animation – much of her work is inspired by the Yukon’s landscapes, people and culture.

Explore more of Nhesa's work:



Where to get a free copy of the festival poster

The poster is now available at the Department of Environment main office, 10 Burns Road, Whitehorse.


For questions about the festival poster, email wildlife.viewing@yukon.ca or phone: 867-667-8291 or toll free in the Yukon: 1-800-661-0408, ext. 8291.