Craig’s Unforgettable Marriage Proposal

Craigs Romantic Marriage Proposal

Craig took our breath away with his utterly romantic marriage proposal this month. To pop the question in an unforgettable way, he commissioned this illustration from TheMeeDes (in her sketchy portrait style), had it printed, built a custom frame for it, and had family place it by the beautiful waterfall where he planned to propose […]

A Gorgeous D&D Character Portrait by Kim Sokol

ArtCorgi Elvin Portrait Commission by Kim Sokol

Chelbi commissioned this gorgeous portrait of her D&D character and we can’t stop looking at it. Kim Sokol did the art in her digital portrait style. Backstory Behind the Piece: Q&A with Chelbi ArtCorgi (AC): What inspired you to commission this art? Chelbi (C): I’ve been playing this character in D&D and various tapletop games […]

Gabrielle Ragusi is Back!

Impressionistic Portrait by Gabrielle Ragusi

We are pleased to announce that Gabrielle Ragusi, who does beautiful realistic, impressionistic, and fantasy portraits and illustrations, has returned to ArtCorgi after taking some time for other projects. We encourage you to check out her updated commission style pages— they include fresh samples of her work such as the gorgeous impressionistic portrait above.

Julie Gave Her Husband the Ultimate Birthday Portrait

Epic Dog Portrait by Bloodyman88 on ArtCorgi

Bloodyman88’s latest epic pet portrait is in. I think it’s fair to say the piece speaks for itself! :D Julie commissioned it as an unforgettable birthday gift for her husband. Well played, Julie. Well played. To see more of these epic portraits, check out Bloodyman88’s commission page. Backstory Behind the Piece: Q&A with Julie ArtCorgi […]

A Sweet Treat-Filled Anime Alter Ego Portrait

ArtCorgi Commission for Jonathanby Lucia Garcia Before and After

When Jonathan ordered a bust portrait from Lucía García, he presented a fun request: that he be drawn as his anime persona, Himura. We love when people have their alter egos, video game personas, and genre (e.g. anime or comic-style) personas drawn, so we thoroughly enjoyed seeing this piece come together. It came out lovely, […]

Michael’s Star Trek-Inspired Teacher Sendoff

ArtCorgi Star Trek Commission

This commission by TheMeeDes may be one of our favorite pieces of the year— but of course we are biased. We are huge Star Trek fans! Michael ordered it as a gift to his favorite teacher who is soon to retire. If only all retirement gifts were so fun! Should you like to commission a […]

We Love This Portrait of a Woman with Giant Armored Cats

Woman with giant armored cats

So far as gifts for friends go, we think this portrait Jeremy commissioned of his friend with her two cats takes the cake. What an epic piece! Of course, we expect nothing less from Bloodyman88 (the artistic powerhouse behind this piece), who has become the de facto artist-who-paints-clients-with-giant-armored-animals option on our site. We are glad […]