Custom caricatures, every day

I am often asked by prospective customers if they can have specific aspects for their caricature. These often include specific poses and or clothing.

The answer is an unequivocal YES!

The image below by artist John  is a clear demonstration of the point.

The guy needed to be wearing a specific sport shirt, his unique tattoos, plus a cap. The girl in the black dress. In addition a reference to golfing and her love of singing (ring down to a specific CD cover).

As long as the customer can provide images of specific items we can in 99% of cases accommodate the request.

This is the important part of our service, we are 100% custom.

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Evolution of a caricature

Here is a recent artwork completed by artist Harry.

The customer is a big fan of Aladdin and Jasmine and wrote:

“I want the girl in the photo wearing Jasmine’s costume and the male in the photo wearing Aladdin’s costume. I’ve sent those pictures also to show you which costumes i want. Please make Aladdin’s costume more white.”

This set of four images shows how a caricature evolves from an image and an idea to a final caricature. Click to enlarge :)

caricature development

 

Special from artist Eddie

Here is a great special from artist Eddie – get a free background like in the example below!  As you see this represents a fantastic US$30/A$30/EUR20 saving.

The background is based on your description. Ideal for single person, two people or even a group caricature! Normal multi-person discounts apply!

How to claim your sale price caricature order:

  1. Email your image/s plus what you want to order (i.e. I would like a 2 person in scene – describe scene) to photos@caricatureking.com
  2. We will email you an order link to complete your order
  3. You MUST complete your order form before the offer is full. Emailing images only does not qualify as an order and will not secure your discount. You MUST complete the order and payment.
  4. Do not order via the on-site order page – you will not get the discount.
  5. Offer ends May 31.

This offer is FULLY SUBSCRIBED.

How to get a caricature on the cheap

A new development at Caricature King has been the development of a new ‘product’ call replace-your-face.

Basically what this means is you can make use of an existing body or theme and have your (or someone else’s) face’s drawn into the image.

This means that you can get a full body or a scene style job done at a much cheaper price.

You can see the page here – and ordering is super easy, just click the order link under the image you like!

one of many possibilities

one of many possibilities

Struggling to find that perfect Mother’s Day gift?

Give laughter, amazement and joy

If you are like me, you struggle to find a suitable gift for Mom for Mother’s Day each year. For me its a struggle that comes around every year.

I have no idea what to get!
For many, not having an idea what to get is the biggest barrier to making a gift selection. I know I have spent hours wandering in and out of shops till they become a blur of items with me no closer to finding the right thing.

My Mother has everything
In today’s affluent society it has never been so easy for people to buy themselves the little things. What was once the item that you wished for and it came at gift-giving time can now be bought at any time.

What you don’t want to risk is buying something that will be shoved into the cupboard or even worse re-gifted!!

I don’t even have the time to wander around the shops!
For some, shopping is an enjoyable thing, but between demands of work, commuting and those essential day-to-day aspects of life that take over as soon as you arrive home.

Even the internet may not be the Holy Grail of finding Mothers Day Gifts – web site after web site of product listings is not much different to mind numbing mall walking, except at least you can do it late at night when you should be catching up on sleep.

But I want the gift to be unique

Of course the best gift for Mom is something that is personal, or even personalized. However, it is a balancing act to find something that is personal and that she will like. A caricature will bring your Mother laughter, amazement and joy.

But a caricature?
A caricature may be a little outside the box for many people. Lets face it, this is our Mother we are talking about here! Which is why a caricature is soooo good. Lets weigh up the factors:

  • At least now we have an idea of what to get – yeah, a caricature could be good…
  • I’m almost 100% sure that your Mom does not have a piece of caricature art – and even if she does, this one will be unique!
  • Time is your enemy? well ordering online and letting the artist have the stress is a great way to go! Want something unique – there are not too many caricatures like the one our skilled artists can create for your Mom. And it does not have to be too quirky either. Ideas include a nice caricature showing your Mom in a way that you have the best memories and even with a nice message will bring joy to her heart! Or maybe a nice caricature of the family!

ideal for mothers day

The gift can be a beautiful caricature of the rest of the family

Don’t just take my word for it  a caricature will give your Mother laughter, amazement and joy

Here are a few examples of customer feedback we have received just this week:

Matt- The caricature is perfect I appreciate the ease to which this was done and by the way you sure have a unique niche for what the electronic world can do these days. Again Thanks. jek

Matt, Many Thanks! Once again George has created an extraordinary drawing. Although I know what to expect from this talented man, whenever I receive his drawings I’m still as surprised as I was when he did that very first drawing for me. Thanks George!!!!! Bob Evans Jacksonville, NC


Time is our only enemy
The unfortunate part of Mother’s Day is that it is not that far away. Which is a good thing because it means there is still time for you to get a caricature done of your Mom. But only if you order in the next day or so, because you can bet that others reading this are already mentally thinking about what images they can send along with their order. Which is why now is a really good time to go through your pictures and pick one or two that can be used to create your own wonderful caricature gift for your Mom.

Do it now it is EASY
If you don’t get cracking soon then your spot in the artists job queue will inch further and further from the front….you know what that means :(

So things to do:

  1. Find a great pic or two – they don’t have to be of Mom – you could give a caricature of you, siblings, grandkids…!
  2. Visit Caricature King and select the artist you want to do the work – we have heaps of art samples
  3. Click the order link and follow the process
  4. Email us your pictures. If you want to include some nice phrase, we can include that as well
  5. Breathe a sigh of relief while you wait for the draft to be returned
  6. Think about going to the shop to grab a nice frame (Time is a bit short for our framing delivery at this late stage)
  7. Bask in the glow of a job well done – she’s going to love it! (Yep laughter, amazement and joy – you better believe it)

Now is the right time…Caricature King

Don’t forget our Caricature Gift Certificates

Give laughter, amazement and joy

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