Spray can portrait

A recent commission from the Down Community Arts to paint a large scale portrait as a backdrop for a community youth group’s theatre production on the issues of suicide awareness.

As the deadline was quite tight I decided to paint the portrait using spray cans and acrylic paint for detail.


My name is David McClelland and I am a freelance Irish illustrator based in Belfast, Northern Ireland. I specialize in narrative illustration this would range from storyboards for short films or advertisments to editorial illustrations for The Times newspaper.

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