A Brief History of Caricature Art

You were most likely first introduced to caricature art on a family vacation, and many caricature artists are often found at beachside boardwalks, fairs and carnivals to provide fun mementos to remember the moment by. But, have you ever wondered where this unique art form first started? While we recently looked at some of the… Read more »

Hiring a Caricature Artist for Your Wedding

So, you’ve picked your wedding date, your guest list is totaled, and you have a venue ready to go. Now it’s time to think about entertainment at your reception on the big day. Lots of couples these days are having photo booths at their receptions, to give guests something fun to do. Then, when everyone… Read more »

Da Vinci and Caricature

Did you know that caricatures date back to the days of Leonardo Da Vinci? That’s right – the same man who created the iconic “Mona Lisa” was also a caricature artist. And he wasn’t the only famous and renowned artist who was known for his work with caricatures either. Monet, Honoré Daumier and Dick Van… Read more »

Caricature Gives Us a Glimpse at the Truth inside the Mirror

For the last few posts, I have discussed the importance of caricature having a presence in your life during the holiday season. One of the major reasons that caricature is necessary this time of the year is that it makes us a little less stressful. Less stress, even if it is just a little bit,… Read more »

Themed Caricature Party Ideas

No matter what type of party or event you’re planning, have a fun and experienced caricature artist there can really take the entire evening to the next level. People loving have caricatures drawn of them, and while simple caricature portraits are always fun, that’s not where things end. In addition to standard portraits, you could… Read more »

Why Caricatures Are Great for the Holiday Season

The fall foliage is here and it will soon be replaced by snow depending on where you live in the country of course. Clearly, we have entered the holiday season, so get ready. Now for many in the country, this is an exciting time. For starters, you get the chance to hang with friends and… Read more »

Using Caricature in Healthcare Facilities

In previous blog posts, we have discussed the therapeutic qualities of art and caricature in general. Seeing a caricature portrait of either yourself or someone you know can do wonders for your self-esteem. If you let your eyes dive a little deeper in that lake of art, you can lift up your soul to heights… Read more »

Find Your Soul This Summer through Caricature

At Mark Hall Caricature Art, we like to think that the summer is meant for the soul, really peeling back the onion of who you are as a person and seeing the ticking alarm clock of your entire being. Do you really know the beating heart that is buried deep inside you? That is the… Read more »

Why You Should Turn Your Photos into Caricatures

When you think of a caricature artist, you most likely think of someone drawing an exaggerated portrait of a person sitting in front of them. While this is definitely one of the main services caricature artists like Mark Hall perform, it’s certainly not the only one. In fact, at Mark Hall Caricature Art, we offer… Read more »