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Dive into the captivating world of David Farquhar Designs, where art becomes a powerful medium for celebrating diversity and love. With a unique perspective as a gay male artist, David Farquhar infuses his creations with authenticity, emotion, and a keen sense of beauty.

About the Artist: Born in Paisley, Scotland, David Farquhar's passion for art emerged in his early childhood through his fondness for sketching. He pursued his creative journey by studying Illustration and Printmaking at Duncan of Jordanstone Art School in Dundee. Currently residing in Glasgow, David has established himself as a versatile artist, working as a freelance illustrator, portrait artist, and Make-up Artistry Lecturer.

Human Behavior and Relationships: David's deep fascination with human behavior and relationships has led him towards character-based work and portraiture. Each of his pieces is meticulously hand-drawn, then digitally scanned and edited. His artistic exploration has converged on monochromatic pencil drawings, where his mastery of light and shadow takes center stage. Beyond pencils, David also adeptly employs inks, markers, and mixed media to further enrich his creations.

Themes of Connection and LGBTQ+ Issues: At the heart of David Farquhar Designs lies an earnest exploration of themes. His personal work delves into the intricate layers of relationships and LGBTQ+ issues, reflecting his commitment to fostering understanding and representation. Notably, his artwork 'The Boys' captures a group of handsome and hairy male models through the lens of monochromatic realism.

Immerse yourself in the world of David Farquhar Designs, where each stroke of the pencil is an invitation to explore the complex emotions that make us human. Discover art that not only captivates the eye but also touches the soul, leaving an indelible mark on your heart and mind.


Please feel free to contact David for commissions and inquiries

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