Cathy MacLeod

Cathy works with traditional art media and digital art technology. She completed her studies in graphic design with CATC Design School Brisbane, Australia.

Born in a small mission village called Veifa’a Mekeo in the Central Province of Papua New Guinea. Cathy’s family relocated to Cairns, Australia in the early 70’s. She was raised with her three brothers and sister immersed in Australian, Papuan and Torres Strait Islander tradition and culture. Cathy married her high school sweetheart Scottish born Rory MacLeod in 1992 and moved to Scotland in 2015.

Her style is influenced by her Pacific Islander heritage and husband’s Scottish culture. She enjoys making jam, creating hand drawn typography, comic book characters and reading graphic novels.

You can see more of Cathy's work on her websites at StreetIllustrations and at Paper&Jam.

Shown below are some of Cathy's original pen and ink artworks that we have been very happy to frame for her. To see any of her works in a larger size just click on it.


Note that the artworks listed below are all being exhibited and offered for sale at The Small Gallery, Aberdeen Royal Infirmary (open 24 hours) from 4 September to 14 November 2021.  More information about the exhibition and prices are published on the Grampian Hospitals Art Trust website

The Land Series

The artworks below are all original pen and ink artworks A4 size in an A3 sized frame. Click on any of them to view them in a larger size.

My People

The artwoks below are A3 sized in a A2 sized frame. Click on any of them to view them in a larger size.

The Sea

The works below are original pen and ink artworks A4 sized in an A3 sized frame.