American Greeting Cards – Aug 2nd

Come join me and American Greeting cards this August 2nd between 10am-4pm at Harmon’s grocery store at 672 East 11400 South in Draper Utah.  I’ve been hired by Kaman’s Art Shoppes Inc to draw live caricatures to help American greeting Card’s marketing promotion in the greater Salt Lake City area.  The caricatures are free to all those who come! Check out my gallery and get excited about having your caricature drawn…and do a little grocery shopping at the same time. It’s a great time and worth traveling to Harmon’s store for a very unique drawing of yourself and picking out some great American Greeting cards for all occasions.  I promise to be NICE!!

Live caricatures are one of my specialties and can be drawn in a variety of styles.  The most common are the black and white “carnival” style.  Other styles include colored “carnival” style, air brushed drawings, and highlighted drawings on toned (colored) paper. So, come and say “hello” to me, Doug Stout, and see what style I’ll be drawing.

Here’s a little info about the American Greetings Corporation:

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Get a unique caricature

 

Get a unique and creative caricature today by artist Doug Stout from Salt Lake City Utah. He specializes in creating amazing caricature art work which take on the personality of the person being drawn.  Custom caricatures can be either humorous, dramatic, inspiring, or symbolic in nature.

It’s an easy process to get your unique gift. First contact Doug for the initial sketch.  Following a reply, email Doug 3-4 photos of the subject.  Make sure the photos are clear and represent a good likeness of the person to be drawn.  Close-up shots are best and it’s nice to see any personality if possible. Along with the photos describe any background elements, props, wording you would like to accompany the image.  It’s not necessary to have any background elements, props, etc.  Sometimes just a simple caricature  is best.  Once the photos are received Doug will created a quick sketch and for your approval before starting any art work.  Once the sketch is approved a quote will be given plus a time frame of how long it will take.

Quotes will vary depending on the amount of detail of the caricature art requested. Basically, there are 4 categories:

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Grand Opening of Website – Salt Lake Caricature Artist

My goal of this site is to introduce you to the awesome world of caricature art as seen through my eyes.  I’m based out of Salt Lake City, Utah and hope you will take the time to visit my gallery and keep coming back from time to time as I’m always sketching, painting, and doodling caricatures in many forms. I specialize live caricature drawing as well as studio caricature portraits. Salt Lake City has a lot of art to offer and I believe it’s time for it to see for caricature.

I specialize in all kinds of caricature art ranging from custom studio work to unique digital style work. If you never had a caricature created for you I wont disappoint you.  Inquire about a custom caricature for you, a friend, or family member.  It’s a gift they will never forget.

If looking for a unique gift for wedding receptions, corporate events, birthday parties, business grand openings, trade shows, school dances, etc. live caricature drawing is perfect.  Not only do your guests receive a memorable gift but all guest are entertained while I draw the victim…I mean guest!  Drawing time per guest is only 4-5 minutes, so, a large number of people can be drawn in a few hours.  Go to my booking page and get me reserved soon for your next major event.

Stop by gallery section a browse the celebrity and custom caricature work.  They are fun and creative.  Send me an email with any celebrity suggestions for my next subject. Or give yourself a try and request a quote today for a custom piece of art.

Also, help me with my site by giving feedback through my contact page.  I’m always trying to improve and would love to hear any suggestions…positive or constructive.