Category Archives: Quick portrait caricatures

Quick portrait caricatures show a person’s head and shoulders with a little bit of the body. Usually drawn without a theme or activity. They are our fastest and take about 5-6 minutes per face.

Live caricatures at event for Charles Schwab — 9/19/2018

Mark “Gootz” Gutierrez with SketchFacesDC was hired three times in 2018 to draw for corporate events for Charles Schwab. These were from their event in their Tyson’s Corner Office in Virginia.

Caricaturist Artist Tysons Corner Virginia

Caricatures in Tysons Corner Virginia

Caricaturist Artist Tysons Corner Virginia

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Live caricatures at wedding reception in Fredericksburg — 5/12/2018

This couple had gotten married a few weeks earlier. This was the reception for their family and friends.

Caricaturist at wedding

Caricaturist at wedding

Caricaturist at wedding

The bride and groom!

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Live caricatures at one-year-old birthday party in Fairfax, VA — 3/24/2018

Here’s a mother and son caricature portrait from this event!
Fairfax Virginia Caricaturist

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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.

DC Caricaturist

DC Caricaturist

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Live caricatures at Alexandria wedding — 2/17/2018

Laura and colleague, Dan, drew live caricatures in full color at a wedding at the Alexandrian Hotel in Alexandria, VA. Paper was preprinted with the couple’s logo. Each caricature was scanned by one of the party planner team members to create a booklet of all caricatures drawn at the wedding.

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Virginia wedding caricatures

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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 company team event in Reston, Virginia — 1/19/2018

Laura and Mark drew live caricatures of a company’s (GovPlace) team members in Reston, Virginia. Previously, Mark had drawn a holiday card for the same company! We love repeat clients!

Reston Virginia caricaturist

Reston Virginia caricaturist

Displayed on a white board!

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Live caricatures at employee holiday party — 12/8/2017

Here’s one from a holiday party for PBS team members. Held at Virtue Feed and Grain in Old Town Alexandria.

Holiday party caricaturist NOVA

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Live digital and classic caricatures for Tysons Corner event on 11/29/2017

Client wanted both classic and digital caricatures for this early holiday party. Here are a few digital ones from that event.

Live digital caricaturist Tysons

Live digital caricaturist Tysons

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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.

Caricatures at first birthday party in DC

Caricatures at first birthday party in DC

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Live caricatures at Bat Mitzvah in Alexandria, Virginia — 3/25/2017

One from a recent Bat Mitzvah in Old Town Alexandria. This was at the Landini Brothers restaurant.

Alexandria caricaturist

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Live caricatures at corporate retreat event at the Newseum — 1/11/2017

Laura and fellow artist, Mike S., drew caricatures at a company retreat event at the Newseum. This was through MSE Productions. Attendees got drawn as quick portrait caricatures on a newspaper-themed preprint.

Caricatures at the Newseum

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Live Caricatures at U.S. Chamber of Commerce Event — 5/23 and 5/24/2016

Mark drew live caricatures at an event at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce earlier this week. This was for the Wall Street Journal and sponsored by ADP. Caricatures were drawn on 8×10 pre-printed paper. Frames were provided to guests with the sponsor’s logo.

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Caricatures sponsored by ADP drawing attention to the WSJ booth.

DC Caricatures

Two booth attendees display their caricatures.

8x10 caricatures pre-printed with hand-drawn DC theme

8×10 caricatures pre-printed with theme

Mark enjoys a great view on the roof of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce building.

Mark enjoys a great view on the roof.

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