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Melissa Gigi of Caricature Hut

Caricaturist from Saint Petersburg, FL Will travel up to 500 miles

  • Avg 5.0 | 66 Reviews
  • 134 Verified Bookings
  • Member Since 2013
  • 12 Awards & Badges
  • Virtual Services Offered
  • Accepts Online Payment
  • Starting at $75 per hour

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Caricatures, face painting, silhouettes and costumed characters by Melissa Gigi and friends from Caricature Hut Caricatures - Melissa has been a caricature artist for over 20 years, is a member of ISCA (International Association of Caricature Artists), a published cartoonist, artist, illustrator and designer. *Her husband Dan Almariei work with a team of experienced professional artists; Dan is also a caricaturist and they can offer two artists with different styles, studio pieces and combo packages. Face Painting / Body Painting: Melissa uses professional face paints, fx make up and cosmetic grade supplies. Her face paints are FDA approved, hypoallergenic and she utilizes sanitary practices. Melissa is one of Royal Caribbeans featured face painters and has worked for clients such as Verizon, State Farm, Johnson & Johnson's and more. Silhouette Artist: Melissa and Dan have cut silhouettes for the Musuem of Fine Arts, at weddings and offer beautifully cut matted silhouettes portraits both quickly and eloquently. Costumed Characters: Princesses, fairies, pirates, mimes and more! (Melissa and friends are independent performers not affiliated with any character company, nor works for them nor represents them nor their opinions) Clients include Verizon, Royal Caribbean, Johnson & Johnson's, Kellogs, Pepsico, Captain Morgan, Caress, Pantene, MOSI, Busch Gardens, Ritz Carlton, Movico, MidAmerica Festivals, Hard Rock Casino and more. Melissa is friendly, professional, reliable, get along with persons on all levels and can be seen at festivals, conventions, shows and at various events. We are insured and background checked. Please contact her with any questions or for more information. Melissa Gigi *Rates vary with hours, travel, number of artists and activity requested.


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Review by Tiffany M.

Wedding ReceptionReviewed on March 12, 2022From Clearwater, FL

What an amazing set of people!! Not only was the work top notch, but they were wonderful with the guests. Everyone at the wedding loved the experience. We could not have been more pleased. We highly recommend choosing to have them bring your event to the next level

Review by Eleanor C.

Wedding ReceptionReviewed on March 5, 2022From Estero, FL

You were AMAZING!!!! I’ve never seen such good caractiures. In my life!!! Thank you SO much for everything!!!

Review by Katherine B.

Corporate FunctionReviewed on February 12, 2022From Fort Myers, FL

Melissa and her husband did an amazing job! Melissa and Dan have unique styles which make it perfect to have them at the event. It was definitely a highlight of the Awards Banquet!! Would definitely hire them again.

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Past Events

March 12, 2022 • Wedding Reception
Sat5:30 PM - 9:30 PM Clearwater, FL
March 5, 2022 • Wedding Reception
Sat8:00 PM - 11:00 PM Estero, FL
February 12, 2022 • Corporate Function
Sat6:30 PM - 9:00 PM Fort Myers, FL
January 22, 2022 • Birthday Party (Adult)
Sat4:30 PM - 7:30 PM Fruitland Park, FL
December 31, 2021 • New Year's Eve Party
Fri7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Wesley Chapel, FL
December 28, 2021 • Private Party
Tue5:00 PM - 7:30 PM New Port Richey, FL
December 18, 2021 • Graduation Party
Sat5:30 PM - 7:30 PM Tampa, FL
November 13, 2021 • Wedding Reception
Sat7:30 PM - 10:30 PM St Petersburg, FL
October 30, 2021 • Halloween Party
Sat8:00 PM - 11:30 PM Palm Harbor, FL
October 19, 2021 • Wedding Reception
Tue6:00 PM - 10:00 PM Key Largo, FL
October 9, 2021 • Fundraiser
Sat6:00 PM - 7:30 PM Tampa, FL
August 28, 2021 • Birthday Party (Adult)
Sat6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Tampa, FL

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