Walter Trier: help to colour his story

Walter Trier is a world-renown illustrator, artist, and commercial artist. His influence can be found far and wide, including in The Town of the Blue Mountains, Ontario, Canada.

Craigleith Heritage Depot and Blue Mountains Public Library are creating an online resource featuring Walter Trier and you can add to his story!

Do you have stories and memories of Walter Trier or his paintings on the walls of Blue Mountain's Ski Barn? Maybe you have a treasured copy of Lilliput magazine, or a 1950 Blue Mountain Ski Guide featuring his artwork?

For more resources about Walter Trier, visit Craigleith Heritage Depot in person at: 113 Lakeshore Road East, in the village of Craigleith, The Town of The Blue Mountains, Ontario, Canada or visit the website links below.

Contribute facts, fun stories, memories, or pictures by submitting them right here.

Submission Rules

The submission process is free. You are welcome to submit as many digital items as you would like. We ask that you ensure that your content is an original work to which you own the rights, or that the item is in the public domain.

What can I submit?

Walter Trier-related items: stories, fun facts, images of Lilliput covers or other Trier-illustrated book covers, Christmas cards, images of paintings and more.

Accepted File Formats:

Audio files, images, videos, books, PDFs. All content will need to be digital. TIP: If you would like to share a brief story or memory by text, you may wish to save the document as a PDF on your device, then select “Other (Document)” under Work Type on the next submission page. Please note: we cannot currently accept DocX files.

How to Digitize Content:

If you need help digitizing files, please contact a member of your local library who can help direct you to the best resource (including staff)! If your local library is The Blue Mountains Public Library, please visit the website links below for contact information.