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April 2015

Mrs2Be Brides Choice Awards Nomination

By | 2018-02-15T20:21:48+00:00 April 18th, 2015|Awards, Caricatures, Weddings, Work|

Woo Hoo! I recently received an email from Mrs2Be.ie informing me that I am one of the many nominees for this years Mrs2Be Brides Choice Awards and I am absolutely delighted. Delighted for two reasons; one, that I am nominated but mostly because someone nominated me! It really means more to me [...]

February 2015

Caricature Gifts for the Wedding Party

By | 2018-02-15T20:21:49+00:00 February 18th, 2015|Caricatures, Fun, Weddings|

Getting married can be a stressful and huge event to arrange. There are so many details to organise; from the venue to the church, the dresses and the suits, the band and the reception, the photographer and the cake .... the list goes on! One detail that is often left to [...]

October 2014

Happy Halloween from Caricatures by Carmel

By | 2018-02-15T20:21:49+00:00 October 28th, 2014|Caricatures, Fun, Social media|

Who doesn't like Halloween? I love it! It gives adults the chance to be kids, dress up in silly or scary costumes and go out in public! With Halloween fast approaching, I thought I would have some fun creating some Halloween cartoons. My first one was inspired by a witch decoration that [...]

September 2014

Wedding caricature guest signing board and Fr Ted

By | 2018-02-15T20:21:49+00:00 September 18th, 2014|Caricatures, Design, Fun, Weddings|

This is a caricature I really had fun creating. Last month I was asked to create a caricature for a wedding guest signing board, of a bride and groom inspired by the Fr Ted show. Meet Cathy and Thomas from County Kerry. Cathy's sister contacted me to order a guest signing [...]

August the month of the Ice bucket challenge

By | 2018-02-15T20:21:49+00:00 September 3rd, 2014|Caricatures, Health, Social media|

Don't think there are many people left in Ireland who have not yet been nominated for the ALS and MND #icebucketchallenge. All our Facebook timelines have been a wash (excuse the pun) with ice bucket challenge videos of family, friends, strangers and celebrities over the past two weeks and I for [...]

August 2014

Beware of drunken guests and the guest signing board!

By | 2018-02-15T20:21:49+00:00 August 26th, 2014|Caricatures, Fun, Weddings|

Well most of us have been there .... haven't we? You are out having a great time with friends and under the influence of too much alcohol you say or do something you regret the next day. Well at a wedding early this year, a drunken guest vandalised a wedding guest board and I'm sure [...]