M. C. is a graduate of the Art Institute of Pittsburgh, where she studied caricature under John Johns and continuing caricature workshops by such famed artists as Mad Magazine's Tom Richmond at ISCA conventions.
A professional caricaturist since 1984, M.C. specializes in quick-draw caricatures (1-3 minutes per face,head/shoulders/black/white).
She is available for parties, festivals, trade shows, birthday parties, conventions,weddings, showers, conventions, proms, open houses, holiday events, princess and pirate parties, reunions, Bar Mitzvahs, corporate functions, special events, retirement home events, university/college/school functions, etc.
In addition to being one of the top artists in the Pittsburgh area, she has performed the art of caricature in Las Vegas, Tucson, 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. Ideal for all ages(newborns to 100+)
M C has drawn well over 100,000 faces throughout the years. Many have remarked on how well she captured both their likeness and personality.
M C may be able to provide additional experienced artists if needed, depending upon the locations.
M C Is a member of the International Society of Caricaturists(ISCA)(Gold member), VisitPittsburgh, the Pittsburgh Society of Artists.
M C also traveled and worked with the famed caricature artist Sam Klemke and is featured in his graphic novel "Party of One" as well as having 2 scenes in the Sundance acclaimed film "Sam Klemke's Time Machine.