the simplest of things …

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the simplest of things can inspire you when you’re doing a piece of art, in this case it was the girl’s body position – something very cool about it.

used to love skateboarding down the road as a yute and every now and again I do it still (imagine that), but this island where i live is flat like a pancake, the highest point is the garbage dump … there’s a great skate park but it’s way beyond my skill set.

I want room to roam, ya know; is like riding a horse in a ring, cool enough but it’s so much nicer on a trail – the last time i skateboarded was in the high-rise car park … not scenic, not very nice.

anyhow, she looked real cool and free and having fun and so i drew her and because it reminded me of all that …


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Dready art is a 100% caribbean product: it was imagined here, designed here, tested here – in barbados, bvi, cayman, grenada and jamaica – we live here and are from here, our children were born here, I draw it here (mostly, cause sometimes I draw it when I’m traveling!). So despite what has become the kind of global reach of dready art we try to think of ourselves as a little caribbean company just doing our thing.

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