Famous Burlingtonians

Gordon Macpherson - Heraldic Artist

Gordon Macpherson is Canada’s most well known and respected heraldic artist. He has designed and painted the coats of arms granted to many prominent Canadians. He was honoured by the Governor General with the title Niagara Herald Extraordinary in 1999 and was made an officer of the Order of Canada in 2008.  Gordon was also one of the founders of the Royal Heraldry Society of Canada and continues to remain active within the Society.