Author archives

Caricatures as party invitations

One way to set the scene for a great party is to make sure people get a great invitation. Here is a fun invitation that is sure to have people grabbing their grass skirts and diaper bags (well the birthday boy is just one year old!) This art was created by artist Shane. Think about …

Avatars a hit on new site

One of the challenges of featuring people’s photos on a website is consistency. The issue is bad enough when people can be taken in the same workplace, but unless they are taken in a  consistent manner, the results are typically variable, and as a result unprofessional-looking. This is further compounded when the people are in …

3 bears caricature cartoon

Not all the work we do at Caricature King has to do with drawing people. Here is a cute job just completed by artist Shane of some bears getting instruction on setting up camp! Our artists are flexible, so if you have a special request for graphics, cartoons, illustrations or even portraits, feel free to …

Caricatures for your blog

When people think of caricatures, they often think of a comic, rather distorted image that due to its humor is good for a fun gift, but little else. However, if you want to broaden your thoughts on what a caricature is, it can include the term avatar, and mascot; and this is exactly why they …

Family caricatures are a lot of fun!

While a photo of a family provides a lasting keepsake, often they are rather posed and therefore lack the fun they possible could show. A family caricature drawing on the other hand, provides the scope to include aspects of people and events that are lost in individual photographic records. Take this family caricature: family characture …

Groomsmen Caricature Gift

One thing harder to find than a bridesmaids gift is a gift for the groomsmen. Often they are a very diverse bunch and a six-pack of beer could be just as welcome as a new tie….as if a tie would be welcome!! One great and popular solution is a caricature. Here at caricatureking we get …

The President’s new dog – Bo

I guess that when you have the expanse of the White House lawns to make use of you either buy a dog or a sheep – and President Obama seems to have gone for a mix. We all know one of the problems of dog ownership. This can be made even worse when you inherit …

Group caricatures – an alternative approach

We often have requests for group caricatures from parents who’s children are involved in a sporting team. The typical scenario is that they would like to give a gift to the coach/es showing all the team and the coaches as well. Generally the cost of caricaturing the whole team puts the idea out of reach. …

Twitter links powered by Tweet This v1.8.3, a WordPress plugin for Twitter.