Ugly Mugs Caricatures & Illustration – Alaska's most unique live party entertainment!

offering professional digital illustration for nearly 20 years


From custom illustration to live digital caricatures, we offer a variety of services!


We cover a wide range of subjects with our custom illustration – birthday gifts, retirement gifts, wedding invitations, pet portraits, social media profile pictures, commercial illustration and more!


We bring caricatures to life in just minutes using a digital tablet connected to a large TV for your guests to watch! These make for GREAT entertainment and every person drawn gets to take home a copy printed on the spot!


Not only do we offer all types of custom illustration, but we also offer full graphic design services, including logo design, website design, typography, business cards, cartoon profile pictures and more!


To sell our unique wildlife greeting cards and art prints in your retail business, click here to check out our wholesale website (send us an email for access). To purchase retail, keep scrolling down!

Shop our quick, ready-to-go backgrounds for easy birthday/anniversary gifts or party invites!

About Us

Whether you need a custom illustration or are looking for unique entertainment for your next event, we've got you covered!

Ugly Mugs is a caricature and illustration company based out of Anchorage, Alaska. With nearly 20 years of experience in digital illustration, we are able to bring your visions to life in fun and vibrant detail! We’re available for any type of freelance illustration work and live drawing for: birthday parties, holiday parties, corporate gatherings, family reunions & much more!

We are the only artists in Alaska offering these unique digital caricatures! Our setup is completely portable, so we can take our show on the road throughout the state of Alaska! We supply all of our own equipment, and only need access to electricity and a table/chairs. We are able to bring your caricature to life in just minutes using a digital tablet, with the live drawing projected onto a large screen for your guests to watch! Each person who gets drawn receives a print of their caricature to take home with them as a great memento!


To get a quote for your next illustration project, just send us a message and you should hear from us within 24 hours!
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Wedding Invitations

Starting at $275
We offer wedding invitation illustration or Save-The-Date’s, complete with professional typography and a high-resolution digital image for your choice of printing!
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Retirement Gifts

Starting at $125
Police department, Military, accountants, electricians, fire fighters, pilots… these make great retirement gifts for all types of careers! Put ’em in a frame and have co-workers sign for a great memento!
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Pet Caricatures

Starting at $45/pet
Pet caricatures are a great way to memorialize pets of past and present! We can add in their favorite toy or activity to create a fun and unique portrait of your favorite furry family member!
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Zombie Caricatures

Starting at $45/person
Want your girlfriend drawn Day of the Dead style? A friend drawn as a bloody Zombie, missing an eyeball? We can do that too! Love the show “The Walking Dead“? Now you can be your own Zombie!


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Get in touch

Fill out the form below and you should hear from us within 24 hours! You can also give us a call/text at (907) 222-2412.