For almost two decades now, Action against epilepsy, an England and Wales-based charity dedicated to supporting people with epilepsy, raised funds through its event called National Doodle Day, which auctions scribbles drawn by artists alongside artists. ‘film and television actors. This year, Harry potter fans will notice three particular names on the list of participants. Of Harry potter film series, Robbie Coltrane (Rubeus Hagrid), David Bradley (Argus Filch) and Zoë Wanamaker (Madam Hooch) all contributed to the designs for this year’s charity auction.
From today until September 19, you can bid on and potentially own unique artwork of one of your favorite actors and most importantly, help a wonderful charity. And even more exciting for Potter fans, Coltrane, Bradley and Wanamaker all donated fantastic and very diverse artwork.
Wanamaker put together a very bright, bold and funky collage made up of confetti, various paper cutouts, what looks like a piece of pom pom and a plastic confetti wreath, lined all around with marker scribbles.
Bradley proves his generosity is limitless by returning to National Doodle Day. In 2017, Bradley provided a sketch of Mr. Filch and his beloved cat, Mrs. Norris. This year he decided to take another shot at the pair, but instead he made it clear that Ms. Norris nastier.
And finally, Coltrane contributed what he calls a measuring sketch of a real-life antique watch ship how he recovered and restored himself! While Hagrid marvels at magical creatures, Coltrane clearly has an affinity for history and ancient engineering.
You can check out the rest of the doodles at Epilepsy Action’s Gallery. Once you have gone through all the doodles and their doodles, you can head to eBay to bid on your favorite. Proceeds from these auctions will benefit Epilepsy Auction, whose goal is to dramatically improve the lives of people affected by epilepsy by providing chat and phone support, additional resources and, most importantly, influencing lawmakers. . If you are just not an art fan, you can still make a donation directly to the organization.
Between the doodles of Coltrane, Bradley and Wanamaker, which do you prefer the most and why? Among the actors of the Potter movie series, which doodle would you most like to see? Let us know in the comments.