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How to Draw Caricatures

We have all seen caricatures, but you might not know the actual name of the picture itself. A caricature is almost like a cartoon and is somewhere between a portrait and cartoon style drawing. Caricatures are fun, humorous, and are designed to not only look like the subject you’re drawing, but to exaggerate certain features, […]

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Easy Caricatures to Draw

A caricature is a sketch that captures the essence of a person by calling attention to, or emphasizing specific physical features. You can find a variety of caricature examples in all types of media. Many times, you’ll find caricatures of movie/TV stars in animated shows or entertainment magazines. You can find political caricatures in editorial […]

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Tips for Creating Caricature Sketches

As a caricaturist, there are some fundamentals that you must know and understand, as well as some useful ways to learn more- and then breaking all those rules once you have learned them. Following are tips for creating caricature sketches. Tips for Creating Caricature Sketches As a caricaturist, there are some fundamentals that you must […]

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Steps for Drawing a Caricature Portrait

When you’re an artist, drawing portraits can be a serious business. However, sometimes, it’s fun to branch out a little bit and try something new, such as trying your hand at a caricature portrait. By following these steps, you can very easily learn to draw a cartoon, or caricature, of yourself or your loved ones. […]

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Finding a Career in Caricature Design: Creating a Portfolio

As a caricaturist, your portfolio is your resume. It allows you to present your work when you are applying for classes or jobs- or when you approach galleries to feature some of your work. You must keep in mind that some applications are going to have strict guidelines as to what you can show and […]

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Caricature Features

Many people perceive the human face as incredibly complex. Depending on who you talk to, there are approximately 52 muscles in the face. There are a variety of factors that can play a role in the look/perception of a certain face, such as: age, race, expression (we are capable of around 5,000 expressions), sex, environment, […]

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Caricature Lessons

The income of a caricaturist can be a roller-coaster at best. You may publish a cartoon or two this month and then hear crickets the next several months. However, one thing you can consider once you become a professional is teaching caricature lessons. There are lots of people out there who would love to learn. […]

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Caricature Drawing Tips

If you desire to become a caricaturist and get paid for it, there are a few things that you need to do to get closer to this goal. There are lots of different jobs available when you have this ability, such as an editorial cartoonist, freelance artist, and more. However, unless you have determination, it […]