By Phil Shelly
The iconic and instantly recognisable Man City sky blue surrounds the Etihad Stadium in this bright and bold watercolour illustration of Manchester F.C.’s homeground.
The Etihad was built in 2002 to hold the commonwealth games and went on to become the homeground for Man City. The football team moved there from Maine Road in 2003.
Phil Shelly is our resident photographer and also an illustrator working in the heart of Manchester as Phil Shelly Creative. After studying Illustration at Plymouth University, Phil packed up and headed up north to Manchester to create a variety of pop culture and landscape-based art.
Fine art quality print, hand trimmed and packed with care in Manchester, UK. UK.
All Manchester Art Prints are made on heavyweight archival quality art paper, using giclée pigment inks. Prints are wrapped in archival packaging to ensure they arrive with you in perfect condition.
Shipping & Returns
Shipping & Returns
Our standard production time for prints is 3 days before dispatch. Framed prints have a 10 day lead time prior to dispatch.
Prints and frames are individually sized according to the aspect ratio of the original artwork. However, all Manchester Art Prints are available in a selection of sizes - small, regular, medium and large. See individual products for their sizing options.
These are fine art prints and we advise handling them with care - avoid touching the printed surface where possible during handling.
Size & Buying Guide
All prints on ManchesterArtPrints.com are produced to order within 3 working days, and shipped worldwide. Framed prints are made to order within 10 working days before being shipped.
Within the UK we provide 3 delivery options – customer collection from our Manchester City Centre studio, tracked UK shipping with Royal Mail, or free delivery when spending over £60.
Please get in touch with us if you have any queries related to a delivery.
All prints on this size fall into four size categories; small, regular, medium and large. Where the artworks are 'A' sized, these correspond to A4, A3, A2 and A1. Where the prints are square or a bespoke size, the area of the print will correspond, where possible, to the print area of the respective A size. We have designed the following image to illustrate our size categories more clearly: