Not so much
OFF-THE-WALL as ON-THE-WALL Cartooning!
Although I work entirely in
format and supply work to clients via email, CD or DVD, there is
just one kind of job that requires me to supply my artwork as
hand-signed hard- copy. I refer, of course, to the presentation
These highly personal
cartoons are often commissioned
to commemorate a promotion, retirement, a birthday or other
celebratory occasion which demands a truly original gift. Caricatures
commisioned by a large corporation, such as Barclays Bank, smaller
businesses or private individuals. Sometimes the occasion can be
memorable rather than celebratory, such as the one depicting the
gentleman meeting Prince Philip in a hastily borrowed suit, several
sizes too large!
Every caricaturist has their own style and approach. Mine is to draw
fairly realistically, avoiding heavy exaggeration, and to include many
elements within the caricature which relate to the subject, as you can
see from the examples here.
caricature is printed on high quality glossy or watercolour
paper, using lightproof inks, ensuring that the artwork will not
Each print is
supplied unframed and despatched via Royal Mail Special Delivery or by
a courier of the client's own choice.
that all of my caricature work is studio based and I do not undertake
a book written and illustrated by myself with two colleagues, is
currently on sale in the UK and the USA, published by New
Publishers. Available from bookshops and on Amazon.