Welcome to Picky pencil

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I'm Lyn the illustrator who creates all the caricatures you see on this website. Sit back , relax and browse my site. Be sure to be inspired.

Lyn x

Live Entertainment packages

Our event entertainment package is the perfect addition to events such as birthday parties, social distancing wedding ceremony, anniversary meals , hen or stag nights or corporate functions. Working closely with the event organiser we will endeavour to create fun, flattering and highly personal cartoons of your guests, newly weds, bridal party or family as a wonderful keepsake of a very special day.

Live caricature event and wedding entertainment
wedding and corporate event entertainment hourly rate. live illustration |Scotland

Perfect for all size of events. pricing per hour instead of amount drawn

micro wedding, event drawing on the spot cartoons unique entertainment | Scotland

Perfect for weddings of upto 20 guests. All your guests receive a colour caricature

micro wedding entertainment suited for a lock down event

Check the availability of your date with no obligation to book.

small wedding guest entertainment scotland social distancing complient.
caricature drawing commission | personalised illustrated gift

Commission caricature

Fun and flattering caricature drawings of your friends , family and pets  are a must have birthday, anniversary or retirement gift. Truly unique scenes are created on an iPad pro with the apple pencil working closely with the client to create a one of a kind piece of artwork that can be printed in house or sent to you as a jpeg ready to print on anything from  a t-shirt, mug or canvas.  Drawn using your own photographs as reference no contact required and prints can be delivered straight to your door


layer 3

Add a detailed background to the people and or pets and props in your caricature.

Prices from £75

fellini footballer digital ipad caricatu

Have an idea for a cartoon in mind?

Check out how much it would cost here.


Layer 1

Focus on the person or pet in the caricature

Prices from £35

halfthemed caricature pet and person pic

layer 2

Add props to your pet or person in the drawing

Prices from £55


Realistic portraits

Our realistic illustrations use modern techniques to bring you the traditional realistic family and pet portraits that you love.  Using a limited colour pallet we can create beautifully personalised family and pet portraits to keep or give to your loved ones.

Created by our freelance illustrator Lyn Elrick

photo realistic graphite pencil portrait drawing | lyn elrick illustrations


A5 drawing suitable for 1 person or pet.

start from £90

colour pencil pet portrait drawing | lyn elrick illustrations


A4 drawing suitable for up to 4 people/pets.

start from £140

wedding portrait graphite pencil drawing | lyn elrick illustrations


A3 drawing suitable for up to  6 people /pets.

start from £190

drawmic pencil drawing from photographs | lyn elrick illustrations


Do you an idea of a realistic pencil portrait?

 Get in touch for a no obligation quote.


Hi Lyn - Just wanted to say a huge thank you - the Caroles adored their wedding caricature!  Every time they look at it, they spot something else they'd missed!  Brilliant!  Thanks again - the ideal gift for the impossible to buy for!!


how to commission a pet portrait blog post

Lots of news, tutorials, workshops and new drawings from Picky pencil.

Artist | Lyn Elrick

Location  | stuartfield, Aberdeenshire. U.K

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