dready … in the french style

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as i was looking at images of street fashion styles for some stuff that was going through my brain there was a lot of french-african or african-french street style pervading the images i was looking at …

as a caribbean yute there’s a lot of this sort of style and fashion floating around the more cosmopolitan caribbeaness; whether that takes place in yard on a friday night, or in toronto, or london, or miami, where west indians have come to congregate …

it’s in the general look and feel of the people i’m seeing … and in the vibe of the things i want to express …

so i found myself exploring the idea and developing a character based on that idea.

there was a moment when doood cudda had a hat, but then i liked his hair too much for that.

vibes …

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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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