All posts filed under: Portraits

Katie Amos equine photography dressage armour commission by Cat Byrne

599 – Katie and her horse

Katie is a professional photographer at and also a dressage rider. Here is a commission of her and her horse, dressed up in medieval armour (I didn’t make that bit up… they actually wear armour together! Aren’t they just fantastic!?) Katie was one of the […]

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Hermione Granger sketch by Cat Byrne

594-595 Sketches at the Old Co-op

Last weekend, I was at a popup art and craft market at the Old Co-op in Todmorden (formerly the Bear). It’s such a lovely place, and it deserves to be used, especially filled with art and creative things. Last September, when I was at Thought […]

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Nintendo commission

560 – Billie Jo as Zelda

A sweet little ink commission I made for a friend of mine back in October, of her daughter dressed as Link from Zelda, sitting on a Mario mushroom, playing her Nintendo GameBoy with a Ninji and a Latiku’s Cloud. Click here for my commission rates.

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Owl superhero woman ink and marker commission by Cat Byrne

507 – Owl superhero commission

Sometimes, people ask for commissions of friends of theirs, rather than of comic characters and superheroes. I always find these challenging because of the level of expectation that the result need to look like them! Here’s one where I took a bit of liberty and […]

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Free Comic Book Day 2017 FCBD Mizzle Legacy Halifax by Cat Byrne

484 – The Big Kahuna poster (FCBD)

Keeping up with this week’s Pulp Fiction theme, here’s a poster I worked on for “The Big Kahuna”, an independent comic con organised by Legacy Comics in Halifax on the same day as part Free Comic Book Day. As always, it started with some messy […]

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Win a print of Alan Rickman as Severus Snape by Cat Byrne

Win a free print of Snape

If you’ve missed out on this giveaway, you can still get this print here. I’m going to start doing giveaways over on my Facebook page this year, and who best to kick it all off than the beautiful Alan Rickman, as Severus Snape. Here is […]

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Simon Shaw of Legacy Comics in Halifax by Cat Byrne for Inktober 2016

424 – Simon (Inktober day 9)

Meet Simon Shaw. He runs Legacy Comics in Halifax. He’s figured out my weakness because he always keeps some TMNT comics aside for me. So… an Inktober piece to say thank you! First, the pencils: And inked: YOU SEE!!!??? He’s doing it there, trying to […]

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355 – Raphael commission

Remember this commission of Leo? It had been commissioned as a gift, and was so well received by the recipient that she commissioned one back for her friend! Done in pencil on bristol board. If either of you happen to read this, thanks for the […]

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329-331 – Tasha

I felt a lot more “with it” this week at the life drawing session. I even liked my warmup sketches; that’s saying something! Tasha 8 Watercolour on manila paper. 2 x 10 minutes Tasha 9 Watercolour, 20 minutes Back to the drawing board with this […]