Friday Cartoon: The Banshees of Inisherin Brendan Gleeson Colin Farrell Caricature

Banshees of Inisherin Brendan Gleeson Colin Farrell Caricature 800px

I’ve had my eye on Brendan Gleeson to draw for a long time now and never got around to it, but having watched The Banshees of Inisherin I finally committed to it. Often I’m analysing how I would draw somebody while watching a TV show or a film and every time he turned his head … Read more

Paramedic Gifts Ireland – Gifts for Paramedics Ireland 🚑

Paramedic Gifts Ireland Gifts for Paramedics Ireland

Paramedic Gifts Ireland: this was a going away gift for a couple of paramedics who have a fondness for a nice ice-cream cone! They’re wearing national ambulance service uniforms, white shirts and personalised navy and yellow epaullettes. They’re speeding along in their ambulance with the lights flashing, off to save the day! The drawing contains … Read more

Capoeira Wedding Invites – Irish/Brazilian Wedding

This caricature was for a wedding invitation and incorporated some themes of Brazil and Ireland. In the background, there’s an image of the Farol da Barra light house in Salvador, Bahia, Brazil. There’s also Baiana de Acaraje (ladies dressing in typical traditional Baiana de Acaraje dress). My favourite detail this couple decided on was a … Read more

Friday Cartoon: Prehistoric Attitudes? Tetrapod Cartoon

Tetrapod cartoon, two tetrapods, podcasting

I was listening to the latest In Our Time podcast yesterday where Melvyn Bragg and guests were discussing the fish-tetrapod transition and it occurred to me I was listening to a tetrapodcast. I’m Allan Cavanagh and I have been professionally producing caricatures and cartoon art for over 20 years. Want to order a caricature? Click … Read more

Custom Joint 60th Birthday Gift Caricature from Photos

Custom Joint 60th Birthday Gift Caricature from Photos

This was a framed caricature gift for a couple who were both turning 60 this year. Working from the client’s brief I captured their love the sea and swimming with a beach setting. I’ve drawn them both in swimming gear, with the man in a wet suit with float, flippers and snorkle, and the woman … Read more