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Caricatures by M C SturmanCaricaturist from Pittsburgh, PA

Will travel up to 3000 miles

  • Avg 5.0 | 19 Reviews
  • 46 Verified Bookings
  • Member Since 2014
  • 7 Awards & Badges
  • Accepts Online Payment
  • Starting at $125 per hour

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Delight your guests with the gift of lasting keepsakes of your special event, as well as fun entertainment. Professionally trained! The fastest local Pittsburgh caricature artist (Only 1 - 3 minutes per person, black/white, head /shoulders for most faces) Perfect for all ages(newborn - 100+) Groups of family or friends can be drawn together. Unless otherwise requested, M C draws on 11 x 17 cover stock and places the artwork in a plastic bag. A member of the International Society of Caricaturists(ISCA)(Gold member), VisitPittsburgh, the Pittsburgh Society of Artists. Professionally trained graduate of the Art Institute of Pittsburgh, where she studied caricature under the late, great John Johns and continuing caricature workshops and seminars by such famed artists as Mad Magazine's Tom Richmond at ISCA conventions. LICENSED/INSURED/background clearances/Fully Vaccinated Available for WEDDINGS, CONVENTIONS, holidays, picnics, proms, graduation parties, open houses, hospitality suites, parties, festivals, trade shows, birthday parties, family and corporate celebrations, Christenings/Communions/Confirmation parties, showers, barbecues, anniversaries, holiday events, princess and pirate parties, banquets, dances, Bar/Bat Mitzvahs, corporate functions, quineaneras, pet parties, community/country club events, special events, retirement home events, Sweet Sixteens, grand openings, associations/clu banquets, fundraisers, university/college/school/church functions, sporting events, cocktail parties, Halloween/Valentines/New Years/Solstice/Cinco de Mayo parties, corporate functions, office parties, museum functions, community events, picnics, proms, sport functions, school/university/college events, all special events She was consistently the TOP CARICATURE ARTIST at the Three Rivers Arts Festival. Travels to metropolitan areas. In addition to being one of the top artists in the Pittsburgh area, she has performed the art of caricature in Las Vegas, Tucson, Spokane, the Northwest USA, Harrisburg, Erie PA, Johnstown PA, Altoona PA, State College PA, Cleveland as well as many other locations and will consider traveling to major events in other areas as well. M. C. provides both delightful entertainment as well as lasting keepsakes of your special event. A professional caricaturist since 1984, M C has drawn well over 100,000+ faces throughout the USA. Draws frequently in Pittsburgh, Las Vegas, Tucson AZ, Cleveland, Erie PA, Spokane WA as well as other locations. Many have remarked how well she captured their personality as well as their likenesses. M.C. specializes in quick-draw caricatures (1-3 minutes per face/head/shoulders/black/white) Approximately 20-30 faces. black/white per hour. (my live retail festival prices are $10 - $15 per person black/white, $20- $25 color) The definition of caricature is an exaggerated description. M C gently exaggerates, unless you ask for more. All caricature artists are not equal. Price is determined by experience, number of drawings produced in an hour, quality of materials, etc...If the price is low, you get what you pay for. Also make sure you are protected! She may be able to provide additional experienced artists if needed, depending upon the locations. Based on availability, LICENSED/INSURED PA Act 33/Act 34 Clearances/Fully Vaccinated I pay booking fee on this site and accept Gigpay. LGBQT friendly business


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Review by Lisa D.

Corporate FunctionReviewed on January 7, 2023From Pittsburgh, PA

She arrived early and started right away and was very accommodating to stay 30 minutes longer than scheduled. Definitely will be hiring her again!

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Lisa, Thank you so much for the kind words. It was a pleasure working with you and drawing for your group again.

Review by Megan C.

Community EventReviewed on October 9, 2022From Pittsburgh, PA

M C Sturman was the highlight of our event! She was punctual, extremely professional, incredibly kind, and did AMAZING works of art. If you are looking for a Caricature Artist for your event, look no further, she is FANTASTIC! Thank you again for making our event so special :)

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Thank you so much, Megan! It was a pleasure meeting you and drawing at your wonderful event! What a great rescue organization! I hope we can do it again!

Review by Michelle K.

FestivalReviewed on June 26, 2022From Glenshaw, PA

She was great to work with and very accommodating! Everyone who stopped by the tent came away very pleased with the caricature drawing. Smiles all around! We would definitely have Marie at next year's festival.

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Thank You Michelle, It was a pleasure working with you

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Upcoming Events

June 4, 2023 • Graduation Party
Sun12:00 PM - 3:00 PM Bethel Park, PA
June 17, 2023 • Celebration
Sat2:00 PM - 6:00 PM Pittsburgh, PA

Past Events

April 28, 2023 • Corporate Function
Fri4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Greentree, PA
April 21, 2023 • Corporate Function
Fri5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Pittsburgh, PA
January 7, 2023 • Corporate Function
Sat6:30 PM - 9:30 PM Pittsburgh, PA
November 5, 2022 • Celebration
Sat8:00 PM - 8:30 PM Pittsburgh, PA
October 9, 2022 • Community Event
Sun12:00 PM - 3:00 PM Pittsburgh, PA
October 7, 2022 • Picnic
Fri12:00 PM - 2:00 PM Pittsburgh, PA
June 26, 2022 • Festival
Sun12:30 PM - 3:30 PM Glenshaw, PA
June 18, 2022 • Community Event
Sat2:00 PM - 5:00 PM Pittsburgh, PA
May 7, 2022 • Wedding Reception
Sat6:30 PM - 10:00 PM Pittsburgh, PA
January 29, 2022 • Birthday Party (Adult)
Sat6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Pittsburgh, PA
January 16, 2022 • Celebration
Sun2:00 PM - 6:00 PM Pittsburgh, PA
October 9, 2021 • Wedding Reception
Sat6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Pittsburgh, PA

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