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Live digital caricatures at corporate event — 6/28/2018

Laura and colleague, Mikey J, drew live digital caricatures at this event for Democracy Fund for their annual Independence Day celebration.

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Mikey and Laura at it

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A sampling of Laura’s sketches

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A few of Mikey’s sketches

Learn more about Laura and view her portfolio.

Learn more about Mikey and view his portfolio.

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Wedding caricature from photos

Mark “Gootz” adds finishing touches to a custom wedding gift caricature from photos. Medium is black ink, watercolor and Prismacolor Art Stix.

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Live digital caricatures at Howard State Theatre — 4/15/2018

Laura drew BLACK AND WHITE caricatures with a touch of color at a party for conference attendees at Howard Theatre in Washington DC.

Drew about 9-10 people per hour.

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Live caricatures at cherry blossom themed happy hour — 3/29 and 4/5/2018

Mark “Gootz” drew at The Liaison Capitol Hill for two cherry blossom themed happy hours co-sponsored by Civic Vodka. A great spring-time event for both DC visitors and locals! These were full color caricatures.

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Mark”Gootz” in action!

Full color caricatures with Prismacolors!

Learn more about Mark and view his portfolio here.

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Live caricatures at joint birthday party in DC — 3/24/2018

Just getting caught up on posts! Here are a few from a joint birthday party (ladies in their 30s) at Saint Yves in Washington DC. Drawn by Mark “Gootz” Gutierrez.

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Live digital caricatures at Hope for Hearts Casino Night — 2/24/2018

For the third year in a row, SketchfacesDC drew caricatures at an annual fund-raising gala event, Hope for Hearts Casino Night, at the Omni Shoreham Hotel in Washington DC. This time we went digital!

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A themed “Wall of Caricatures”

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Blacks, greys and a splash of color made each face take only about 5-6 minutes!

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Live caricatures at event at community event in Anacostia — 2/10/2018

Laura and Peter drew live caricatures at event at the Anacostia Community Museum, a repeat client. The client requested color, preprinted paper with their logo. A wonderful Mardi Gras theme. Long, long lines for the caricatures!

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Peter and Laura set up side by side.

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Great artwork by Peter on preprinted color paper.

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Live caricatures for Easter Seals Reception at the Capital One Arena — 2/15/2018

Mark drew live caricatures at the Bright Stars VIP Reception for the Easter Seals at Capital One Arena. Here he is one again drawing a crowd!

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Live caricatures at corporate event — 1/28/2018

Laura and Mark drew team members for a company event at Saint Yves in Washington, DC. Photos of each caricature were posted the following day!

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Live caricatures at corporate reception at National Harbor on 11/9/2017

Laura and colleague, Karen, drew live caricatures at a corporate reception for a finance company. This was at the Westin Washington National Harbor.

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Live caricatures at first birthday party — 11/5/2017

It’s been a busy holiday season and just getting back into posting! Laura drew live caricatures at a lively party in Washington DC for a young man’s first birthday party. Family and guests watched each other get drawn and took home caricatures as part favors.

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Caricatures at first birthday party in DC

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Live digital caricatures drawn on a Dell Canvas — 10/26/2017

Laura joined a crew from About Faces Entertainers at an all-day event drawing caricatures of event participants on the new Dell Canvas. Took a bit of getting used to drawing in Photoshop and on the large drawing surface, but was ultimately a positive and exciting experience! Guests received a full-color, 4×6 print.

Dell Canvas caricature

Dell Canvas caricature

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Live digital caricatures at corporate conference — 10/18/2017

A few from the NASPP Conference and Exhibition a few weeks ago. This was at the Washington Hilton.

Drawn on a Cintiq Companion.

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