Here’s one of my Cancel the Date/Postpone the date wedding e-cards! This is the blank artwork without the text but you get the idea! I’ve drawn this couple with their two kids. Included in the background are the Poolbeg chimneys visible through much of Dublin. From the client: “Hi Allan I couldn’t love it more! … Read more Cancel the Date Wedding E-Cards!
Bloomsday 2020: still haven’t finished it. Coronavirus detention would have been a good time to go again but what do you know, I managed to make it to another Bloomsday without having finished the bloomin’ thing. Anyway here’s a caricature of James Joyce. Enjoy your kidneys if that’s your thing. I’m Caricature Artist Allan Cavanagh … Read more Still haven’t finished it.
Irish Wedding Anniversary Gifts: I loved drawing this wedding anniversary gift caricature as I could tell from the photos they’re a really fun couple and I had a feeling this caricature art would go down really well with its subject! It’s based on one of their wedding photos and I’ve included some other elements from … Read more Wedding Anniversary Gift for Him!
Artist James Gurney was in Dublin recently and completed this watercolour painting of a scene near College Green in 2 hours. Despite the quick turnaround the weather changed on him twice and he has to remove the painting he started and start again! James is the author and illustrator of the Dinotopia series of books … Read more Artist James Gurney Painting in Dublin
Facebook Dublin: I was on hand to help create a party atmosphere in the new Facebook HQ offices in Ballsbridge during the summer. It was fairly hopping with live music as Facebook staff arrived to work to check out their new digs! There were so many lovely people from all over the world. I had … Read more Live Caricatures from Facebook Dublin!