Cartoons and Caricatures with a Splash of Colour

I recently attended a get together organised by the Australian Cartoonists Association which included some guest speakers specialising in live caricatures. The focus of their presentation was to highlight a few tricks and tips when providing caricature entertainment at events and functions, such as adding colour into the mix. Among many helpful hints, I learnt … Read more

Live Traditional Caricatures vs Live Digital Caricatures

Hi Everyone, Quite a few customers have recently been asking me about the difference between live traditional caricatures and live digital caricatures. Well, allow me to clarify: Live traditional caricatures are drawn on paper (usually A3 size) using markers and charcoal sticks in black and white only (colour takes too long). They are quicker (4 … Read more

Promote your trade show display with digital caricatures!

A big hello to all trade show exhibitors. If you are thinking about some new ideas to promote your stand at an upcoming trade show, look no further! Colour digital caricatures are a fantastic way to advertise your business. I will attract potential customers to your booth by offering fun colour caricatures which can be … Read more

Digital caricatures add a whole lot of colour to your event!

G’day all caricature lovers, I recently attended a tech conference in Sydney and spent an entire day drawing digital caricatures for a firm that wanted to reach out to new and existing clients. The location was the Swissotel in the heart of the CBD and the objective was to provide live caricature entertainment using my … Read more

Caricatures at the Food Truck Carnival!

Hi Everyone, I am now officially a part of the Food Truck Carnival which travels around the state offering amazing food, entertainment, children’s activities, and of course…caricatures! Last weekend I drew many happy customers at the Craigieburn Food Truck Carnival. Check out some pics below: For upcoming Food Truck Carnival dates, please visit the following … Read more

Birthday Caricature Gifts!

Update: January 17th, 2020 Greetings Everyone, Are you wondering what the perfect birthday gift is? Are you struggling to think of something unique, special and tailored specifically to your friend or loved one? Well, how about a personal house call from yours truly and a full colour caricature of the nominated person doing whatever they … Read more

Watergardens Shopping Centre!

Hi Everyone, I had the pleasure of drawing caricatures at the Watergardens Shopping Centre in the lead up to Christmas and the public response was AMAZING!! Thanks to all you folk out west who appreciated seeing something a little different at your local mall. I hope to be back in the new year. Stay tuned… … Read more

Party Season is in Full Swing!

Hey there all caricature lovers, December has been an incredibly busy month so far and apologies to all the customers I couldn’t accommodate due to a high demand for my services. I hope you keep me in mind for future functions, but please book early if possible. Below are a few more samples of the … Read more

Family and Group Caricatures from Photos

Hi All Caricature Lovers, Check out my latest group caricature in full colour! This normally takes around a week to complete and is a great gift idea – especially now that Christmas is nearly upon us. They are great for families, work colleagues, sports teams or any group really. Contact me for a quote today. … Read more

Premium Colour Live Caricatures – Jumbo Size

Well, let’s forget about black and white for the moment… Live colour caricatures are becoming the flavour of the month with more and more people choosing the attractive option. Come and see me (Phil), the owner and artist of Melbourne Caricatures to get your colour one done. Couples especially love them! If you want to … Read more