The opening of the Kiehls Store in Debenhams Cork, illustration, fashion, linda byrne, opening store illustration, fashion sketch.

Kiehl’s Comes To Cork

Today I travel to Cork to draw at a special “Live Sketch” event.  With the new Kiehl’s store opening in Debenhams department store in Cork city this week, I was asked to create a fashion illustration incorporating the facade of the building and some happy shoppers for the launch.  I will also be in the…

Dublin Flea Market, poster, design, Linda Byrne illustration, Fashion illustration, City illustration

Dublin Flea Market

  Looking for something to do this weekend in Dublin? Pop along to the Dublin Flea Market this Sunday. You never know what treasures you may find. Here is the poster I designed for this months market, copies of my poster will be available to buy at the market Linda x

Drawing from the Dublin Horse Show

Last week I had the pleasure of attending the Dublin Horse Show in the RDS, with so much to see and do at this event it’s a real treasure trove for the senses. I brought my trusted sketchbook along to capture some of the sights. As you know I really love sketching people, so naturally…

Kiehl’s Birthday Bash!

HAPPY BIRTHDAY KIEHL’S WICKLOW ST! The lovely folk in Kiehl’s invited me down to help them celebrate their 6th birthday in Wicklow St , Dublin. There were fabulous treats and cake for customers, along with Kiehl’s gifts! Then there was me……..sketching fashion illustrations of customers throughout the day.   I was delighted to meet the…

Fashion Illustration from Primark Dublin live sketch event with Kiehl's by illustrator Linda Byrne

Live Sketch Event for Kiehl’s at Primark

Last week, I was working with Kiehl’s, illustrating live fashion sketches, to celebrate their pop-up shop event in Primark HQ on Parnell St in Dublin.  It was a great event, I really loved working with Kiehl’s and sketching so many fashionista’s from Primark HQ!! A big thanks to Kiehl’s for including me in their event, here are some…

Location Painting

Taking advantage of the good weather I decided to go on location to practice my watercolour painting. Drawing and painting from life is invaluable and is the most effective way to improve your ability.  I have always found watercolours to be tricky, naturally it wouldn’t be my medium of choice but the only way to…