Monday, October 10, 2016

Perfect for tradeshows, weddings, birthdays, partys, etc.
Entertainment, gift, marketing and networking all in one.
caricature, partage, share, digital, numerique
35 years in the business. Some satisfied clients.
Hyundai and Guillaume Lemay-Thivierge. Jazz Mtl 2018.
Caricatures from Lassonde christmas party 2017.
Dauphinelle benefit evening.

Summer party for Montreal-East borough.

Traditional caricature

Traditional caricatures remind us of the Old Montreal, the rue du Trésor in Quebec city or Place du Tertre in Paris. Entirely drawn by hand under the bewildered eyes of your guests! The entertainment that's also a gift!

Pre-printing of your logo, product image, or message of your choice on the paper. Each caricature is given in a clear plastic sleeve. Possibility to scan each caricature on site, you have the best of both world, an original drawing and a digital version so you can come back on the event a few days later by sending a poster of everybody drawn, a t-shirt, a coffee mug, anything you want!

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Studio caricatures

Custom made studio caricatures are ideal for an anniversary, celebrating a departure, a retirement of a colleague, a wedding invitation, surprise a friend, etc... Everything is possible, call me!

For one person, a couple or a group. Personalized to your liking. From a simple B&W cartoon to a realistic caricature portrait, several styles are available to suit your needs and budget. I work from photos. I can arrange a photo session for you if you prefer. Prices vary depending on the complexity of the order. Call me!


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Caricatures and illustrations of Victor, Just for laughs.

"There are talents that are remarkable. The important thing for me are the ones I notice
because they speak to me softly but intensely. Patrick Dea is one of them,
a crazy talent, splendid works." comments from the client who ordered this caricature
to celebrate her birthday.

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Watercolour for a private caricature collection.



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Sales group for Biaxin XL.
Chistmas card.

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An employee of Scottish origin celebrates
30 years with Abbott Laboratories.




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Two skydiving fans celebrate their wedding!

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Inspired by the Lord of the Rings poster,
colleagues celebrates acheiving
their goals.



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Montreal's four mayoral candidates in the 2013 race.

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Guy Laliberté, Cirque du Soleil.


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John Woo, film maker. Colored sketch.


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First prize, traditional B&W sketch.

FAQ

Exaggeration :  We take the pulse before drawing, our experience lets us know how far we can go with each guest. The goal is to entertain!

How many drawings? A black and white caricature takes around 5 minutes and a color caricature around 7 to 8 minutes.

It's a wrap! Each caricature, either a digital photo print or traditional paper, is given in a transparent sleeve for protection.

Digital files : With the digital caricature option, a file of the event's caricatures will be available for transfer via FTP.

Scanning traditional caricatures :  If you prefer traditional caricature but would like to have a digital file of the caricatures done at the event, I can scan them in seconds onsite!

Custom Signature :  We can print our work paper or include in our digital file your logo, a signature, a message, a special drawing... Anything you want! That way, each caricature will convey your corporate image.

The Artist


Patrick Dea has been fine tuning is talent for more than 30 years. At 18 years old, he began as a live cartoonist in the Old Montreal. Five years later, with a graphic design diploma under is belt, he is ready to conquer the world of caricature.

Since then, the list of clients keeps on growing, Coca-Cola, Mc Donald’s, Molson, Volkswagen, Bell, Loto-Québec, Hydro-Quebec, Kenmore, Bell Media, Abbott laboratory, Cirque du Soleil, Hyundai Canada, les Francofolies, Lavery de Billy Lawyers, Air-Transat and many more are among is faithful clients.

He has been called upon to illustrate numerous magazine covers and articles ( Safarir, Maclean, journal de Montréal, Le Droit, etc. ). He was the official collaborator to the editorial catoonist at la Presse for three years. His editorial cartoons were republished in other newspapers in Canada, USA and Europe. The prestigious european weekly, Courrier International named one of his cartoon "world's best cartoon of the week". The quality of his work and versatility are not only appreciated but also sought by a diverse customer base in Canada, the United States and Europe.