Mhairi Braden Illustration

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I went to the Orkney Museum and these combs made of antler were the coolest. 

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Had a wee drawing trip to Orkney with my course, here are some of my classmates.

Top to bottom: Peony, Heledd, Kirsty and a sleeping Paige.

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'Night Shift' - Warning: Content of Sexual Harassment

My entry to The Observer//Jonathan Cape//Comica Short Story Prize 2014.

Ink, Graphite, Photoshop CC

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River and plant shadows.

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Some more doodles from my journal. 2/2

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Some doodles from my journal. 1/2

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I haven’t posted for 3 months because I’ve been doing conservation work in the Peruvian Cloud Forest, and it was the best thing.

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More (final, but colours will vary) band t-shirt designs for Oh Village.

Their new EP, To Rely, is getting released later this month - on the 24th of June to be exact - so keep a look out! And also for their mighty fine t-shirts(!).

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Some work for Oh Village from Abbotsford, BC (all the way in Canada oooooh)
You guys will like them, go check ‘em out

-more to follow-
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Some sketchbook work for ‘The Jungle Books’ by Rudyard Kipling.

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Anonymous said: Have you got any tips for someone looking to apply to ECA?

Hello!
I don’t really know what stage you’re at right now, so I’m going to answer as if I’m talking to someone who’s in the same position as my 16/17 year old past self who was being forced to make decisions about what to do with her life far too early and didn’t know the first thing about anything. 

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