Retirement Gift for Clinical Engineer -Caricatures for Retirements in Ireland

Caricature by Allan Cavanagh

This caricature was for the retirement gift of a retiring clinical engineer who worked in hospitals servicing medical equipment. It was one of my last commissions in 2023! I’ve drawn him outside his office with a cup of tea, and medical equipment is piling up in the background waiting to be serviced! I included some … Read more

Gifts for Men Ireland – Framed Caricature Art with Personalised Jokes

Caricature of a bearded man holding a salt shaker and a cup of tea with a full wallet falling out of his pocket with money everywhere, a tube is pumping from his body, there is a robot brain and a football trophy on the ground, with the Arsenal FC football logo in the background. Sheldon from The Big Bang Theory looks on.

This caricature was a gift for the pictured gentleman and featured several jokey references from his life that were conjured up by his friends and included for his enjoyement! He’s holding a cup of weak tea and a salt shaker, with a robot brain on the ground, and a football trophy inscribed THIRD BEST sits nearby. The character Sheldon from Big Bang Theory looks pensively on from the background (I guess this man is a fan of the show!)

Caricature of Woman in Ireland Rugby Jersey with Liam MacCarthy Cup and Cavalier King Charles Dogs

Caricature of Woman in Ireland Rugby Jersey with Sam Maguire and

One of my recent caricatures featured this sports-mad lady who’s also a fan of Cavalier King Charles dogs (sure who isn’t!) Also pictured is her polytunnel, and the Liam MacCarthy Cup. In her thought bubble she’s thinking of the Sam Maguire Cup for Mayo! Related Posts: Digital Caricatures from Photos Ireland Woman and Dog Birthday … Read more

Digital Caricatures from Photos Ireland Woman and Dog

digital caricatures from photos ireland woman dog

This is another example of my digital caricatures from photos and was a leaving gift for the pictured woman from her colleagues in the hotel in which she was finishing up.

Once several photos of the subject are submitted by email I create a hand-drawn caricature in Procreate for iPad Pro, a fantastic digital painting package. On completion the artwork is then supplied by email, and can be printed yourself or via a photo kiosk in a chemist, or a local photo centre. They’re great value caricatures and you can have up to 2 references included for the price (hobbies, pets etc!)

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