Category Archives: ArtCorgi

Turning Great Photos into Unforgettable Illustrations

Tom by Torri Small

People sometimes ask us why someone would bother to commission art when they could just take a photo. Rather than give our own answer, we figured we would let Tom Nelson, a professional photographer who recently commissioned a cartoon portrait by our very own Torri, for his take. Along with his explanation below, you’ll find […]

A Look at One of ArtCorgi’s Newest Realistic Portrait Styles

Realistic Portrait Commission by Jimmy Yeung

Though he started off by offering striking creature commissions on our site, Jimmy Yeung recently added a realistic portrait style at a very wallet-friendly price point. Here is the latest commission he has done in this style featuring Facebook’s VP of Ads and Pages (and all-around online art connoisseur), Andrew Bosworth. Though we get a […]

Centaurs Rock! Our Favorite Art Commission of the Week

Centuars by Denitsa Trandeva

One of our favorite commissions to come through ArtCorgi lately is this husband and wife commission made by Carlos Rosario, depicting the couple as centaurs (in Denitsa Trandeva’s fabulous anime style). We don’t know if it’s their expressions, the cherry blossom petals fluttering in the wind, or just the fact that they’re centaurs, but this […]

Fan Art Doesn’t Have to Be Limited to Fiction

EricSchmidt Artcorgi Commission by FlyingCorpse

As the internet is brimming with awesome fan fiction, it should come as no surprise that some of the best commissions floating around Tumblr, Twitter, deviantART, and Facebook are fan art. Fan art is the best! But here’s the thing- we don’t think that fan art needs to be limited to fictional universes. We like […]

Help Us Share Your Artistic Adventures!

ArtCorgi Support Artists

This week, we kicked off a fresh series of targeted ad campaigns using Facebook and AdWords to discover which sorts of online audiences will be most interested in commissioning art from you. We’re starting with ads targeted at newly-engaged women who might like to commission original art for wedding invitations, favors, gifts, and keepsakes. Next […]

A New Blog and New Artists!

Mulder and Scully by Studio Catawampus

Today, we’re debuting a new blog and a fresh batch of artist styles (the sample depicted above is by Studio Catawampus, aka Rebecca Flaum- you can see more on Rebecca’s official commission page). We want to extend a very warm welcome to the newest artists to have joined our network, and plan on sending out […]