“He Called Out For His Mother” and “We Need To Look After Our Own First”

he called out for his mother anti racism cartoon optimised

I just keep thinking about that moment this man knew he was going to die and called out for his mother. What cradled child today will be the victim of a racist police force in a few years? You can and should donate to the Movement of Asylum Seekers in Ireland here. Ireland is institutionally … Read more “He Called Out For His Mother” and “We Need To Look After Our Own First”

Wedding Signing Boards Ireland Part 2

Wedding Signing Boards, caricatures of brides and grooms by Caricature Artist Allan Cavanagh

Here’s the second part of my recent roundup of 2019 wedding caricature signing boards. You can see the first part here. As you can see in the featured image above there’s 2 options: A3 colour caricature art mounted on A1 board, or 40x60cm canvas print on a wooden stretcher. Both options can be displayed during … Read more Wedding Signing Boards Ireland Part 2

Charlie Adley’s Double Vision – Do The Bloomin’ Weather Hokey Cokey!

barometer cartoon with elements from writer's life
Barometer cartoon from Charlie Adley’s latest Double Vision column. I really enjoyed drawing this cartoon. It’s based on a barometer that hangs in my grandparents’ house in Greencastle. I used the barometer for my project when applying for art college. I drew it many times for that project and it all came back to me when I was doing the lettering you can see on the face behind Charlie.

Kangaroos and Diggers!

Caricature of couple getting married with digger and kangaroo in the background

A fun caricature of this couple who got married recently with a couple of references to their lives in Australia thrown in! This was used on their wedding invitations as well as the signing board their guests wrote their best wishes on during their drinks reception.

Testimonials for Allan Cavanagh’s Live Caricatures!

Wedding guest laughing at his caricature by Allan Cavanagh Caricatures Ireland
“Neil and I just wanted to say a huge thank you for entertaining our wedding guests on the 18th of June at Garryvoe Hotel. Our guests absolutely loved you and your work. It was so much fun having you there. Neil and I have already framed our caricature and really love looking at it. Thank you for being so professional on the day and for really making our guests laugh hard.”
– Dee & Neil

“I just wanted to say thank you for making our wedding extra special for us and our guests. You did a fantastic job with the drawings and our guests were extremely impressed with your talent.
Even people who weren’t at the wedding have heard all about you from the guests😊”
– Rose Marie & Gerry

Read more reviews for Caricature Artist Allan Cavanagh here!