I will draw you for money.

It'll be fun.


Caricatures by Charlie James


Commissioned Caricatures!

Need a special and unique piece of artwork? You can hire me to draw from photos!

Live Caricatures!

Need a caricaturist for your party or event? I’m your guy!

Traditional or Digital Media!

Markers? Colored pencils? Watercolors? Digital art? Let me know what you need!

Commissions available

Maybe you have a blank spot on a wall that needs filling. Maybe you have no idea what to give your boss on their birthday. Maybe Mother’s Day is coming up and you’ve got a great idea for a goofy pic of you and your siblings. I can draw you or your loved ones from photographs!

Live Event Caricaturist

Want to add some fun to your party or event?  With over 10 years of professional live caricature experience, I’d be happy to sit in a corner and entertain your guests!

Couple at a party with their caricature

A couple at a party with their brand new caricature.

Digital caricature of a bearded man in a hotrod wheelchair
Three women smile as they hold their new caricature
Krampified portrait of a woman and her daughter
Caricature of Gene Wilder as Dr. Frederick Frankenstein
Caricature of David Harbour and Winona Ryder as Hopper and Joyce from Stranger Things

You’ve got choices

I work in a variety of media, so there are multiple options available!

Satisfied clients…

“This is the coolest art I’ve ever purchased. So flipping cool. Thank you!!!”

SPENCER R. – Belleville, IL

“I want to thank Charlie James for such an amazing job! You knocked this out of the park! I gave this to Summer as an early Birthday gift, hoping to fix a rough week for her. This did the job plus some! Not only was she amazed at being Krampus, but the fact that she was picking out all the different media in the art itself. She is so excited to pass out her Christmas cards. She was brought to tears at this gift.”

TANYA C. – Bunker Hill, IL

“Charlie James, you are an amazing artist! Thank you so very much for coming last night and sharing your talent.”

ANGELA W. – O’Fallon, IL