All posts filed under: Illustration

521 – Miss Abyss

I’ve really enjoyed working on this one. Here was the process. And finally the colours: The artwork is 12″ x 16″. I’m planning on making a collection of work like this, in the same style & technique so that I can exhibit and also print […]

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Didier the Gitanes smoking snail - illustration by Cat Byrne Art

517 – Didier

Didier likes to smoke Gitanes, and he doesn’t appreciate people asking him how he manages to light them. Or for that matter why he has four eyes. 8″ x 12″ Ink, marker & watercolour I love drawing these! I’m aiming to keep making loads over […]

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Rotten tomato art by Cat Byrne

516 – Rotten

New drawing today! It’s of a tomato, and he looks quite rotten. Same technique as last time – ink & watercolour – except without the marker stage. It was because I wanted to try and compare what it would look like without it. Not because […]

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kitten in a onesie smelling a flower illustration by cat byrne art

476-477 Birthday kitties

I’m one of THOSE parents who gives art to my kid’s mates on their birthdays. Here are two kittens who’ll be getting a new home with two lovely girls this week. Hope they like them. Both are done in ink, watercolour, watercolour pencils and gel […]

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Medusa snake woman with green eyes art by Cat Byrne

457 – Medusa (commission)

Here is another commission that was kindly entrusted to me, as part of my half-price commissions throughout January 2017. It’s done in two parts. First, the traditional inks (A5 indian ink, on bristol): And then digital colours, in Photoshop: If you’d like to treat yourself […]

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Badger and deer by Cat Byrne

456 – Stag and badger (commission)

Here is another commission I’ve worked on this week, as part of my half-price commissions month (all through January 2017). It’s quite different from my usual style but I’ve really enjoyed working on this one. It’s 7″ x 10″, in watercolour and pencil. And if […]

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Vampire kitty by Cat Byrne

455 – Vampire kitty

I’ve decided to do half-price commissions all throughout January, and this was the first one that I’ve done so far. It’s for a  friend of mine whom I volunteer for at the local RSPCA shop, and the brief was “Oh draw whatever you like” 🙂 […]

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Printed wood blocks by Cat Byrne - TMNT / ninja turtles, goth, candy skull, lobo

My printed wood blocks

Hi! I’ve not been making much new art this month because I’ve been focusing on writing my comic Mizzle as a graphic novel (which is shaping up really nicely). I’ve also been busy with stalls at local art & craft fairs ahead of Christmas… where […]

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The Window - book by Cat Byrne and Tom Burleigh

New book: The Window

I’m pleased to announce the release of The Window – a book written by Hebden Bridge-based author Tom Burleigh and illustrated by me. It’s a hauntingly beautiful account of nature, life and death as seen through a humble window. Here’s the cover and a selection […]

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