We’re all about the personal touches here in weddingsonline so we love the idea of including some wedding art or caricatures in your Big Day. Ireland is home to some seriously talented wedding artists and caricaturists that can bring some fun and special touches to your wedding. You can work with an artist to create a beautiful piece inspired by your love story that you can display on the day, a painting in honour of your wedding day that will always be a beautiful keepsake or a hilarious caricature of you guys as invites or a sign board guest book. If you’re after some fun entertainment, you could even have a caricature artists sketch all your guests!
A piece of art also makes the perfect gift so if you’re looking to surprise your other half with a meaningful pressie for the wedding morning, you can work with an artist on a special piece. There are some brilliant wedding artists in Ireland that specialise in wedding paintings, sketches and caricatures – we’ve compiled a handy guide below…
Wedding Artists in Ireland
Reddin Art specialises in hand sketched drawings of the couples wedding venue. The venue is sketched using fine art ink pens on high quality paper and comes fully personalised with the name of venue, name of the happy couple and their wedding date.This piece of art comes framed and beautifully packaged making it the perfect gift or couples can plan ahead and display it on the Big Day!
Wedding Art create one of a kind fine art oil paintings inspired by the wedding couple and their story. They collaborate with wedding couples to create a wedding painting that is truly unique to them, including scenes like where they met, where they got engaged and their wedding venue. They can work with the couple in advance of the wedding so they can share their story with guests on the day. Or with brides/grooms or bridal parties or families looking to surprise the happy couple with a gorgeous, personalised gift!
June Lanigan is an artist who creates bespoke art work tailored to you, your partner and your special day. She can create an original piece of art of your wedding venue, where you first met, a favourite location, portraits of you both, caricatures of you both, or something else that connects you. She can also create a piece of art you can use as a digital image to create your own wedding stationery or artwork as gifts for your partner, bridal party or families.
Wedding Portraits by Artist Tom Byrne | View Profile
Tom Byrne is an established Irish artist that specialises in seascapes and portraiture. His clients have included the likes of Louis Walsh and Peter Sheridan! He has been doing wedding portraits for 5 years and can create a beautiful painting of your special day. His wedding portraits come in different sizes and prices to suit your budget. He also offers a portrait service on the special day so your guests can come and sit for a quick portrait memento during your drinks reception.
Caricatures by Niall O’Loughlin | View Profile
Niall O’ Loughlin is a caricature artist with over 20 years experience that can whip some fun sketches of your guests on the Big Day. Niall’s drawings are extremely flattering and he can draw one person every 3-4 minutes! Every page comes pre-printed with personalised text which includes the happy couple’s name and the date of wedding so your guests will always remember it. He can also design stationery for your Big Day or a unique sign board guest book with a caricature of the newlyweds – the ideal keepsake for your home.
Caricatures by Mark Heng | View Profile
Mark Heng is a caricature artist with over 24 years of experience, adding fun to weddings all over Ireland! Mark will delight and amaze your crowd with his gentle humour and lightning skill with the pen, capturing great likenesses. Each person takes less than 5 minutes to draw! The A3 drawing paper is printed with your names, wedding date and comes with a plastic envelope. He can also create caricature portraits for your invites or thank you cards, a signing board as a fun alternative guest book or unique gift for bridal parties, stags and hens!
Andrew Goti Caricatures | View Profile
Andrew Goti is a visual artist specialising in live caricature. Andrew enjoys chatting to and drawing your guests, transforming them entirely – benefits can include lengthier lashes, gigantic smiles, bug sized eyeballs, rippling male muscles whilst accurately maintaining your underlying natural beauty of course! Andrew can also work on a pre-prepared detailed caricature of the happy couple from a photo that can be framed, used as a signing board or on wedding invites. He works closely with the couple to capture as much of their personality as possible!
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