Services – Illustration and Color

ILLUSTRATION COMMISSIONS

These are my rates for humanoid character-based drawings:

Basic sketch without refined lines – $5

Example:
https://sonkitty.deviantart.com/art/Lydia-747856434

Lineart (inked sketch) – $20

Example:
https://sonkitty.deviantart.com/art/Lydia-Lineart-747917543

Full Color (includes sketch, ink, and color) – $70

Examples:
https://sonkitty.deviantart.com/gallery/66516471/Digital-Colorings

Buyer must provide:

  • Clear statement on drawing subject type (humanoid character)
  • Clear statement on the illustration type you are buying (sketch, lineart, full color)
  • Description of what you want the illustration to be:
    Who is the character?What series are they from? What is the pose? Example things you may want to consider to describe the pose: Are they sitting, standing, lying down, etc.? Where are their arms? Legs? What are their hands doing? What expression are they making?
  • Between 1 and 5 reference images.

Buyer can optionally provide (for coloring):

  • Preferred color palette information
  • Preferred background color information
  • Preferred file format (PNG is the default)
  • Preferred resolution
  • Preferred image type between raster and vector (raster is the default)

Coloring only (buyer provides lineart) – $60

Buyer must provide:

  • Clear statement on coloring subject type (humanoid character)
  • Clear statement that coloring only is the illustration type you are buying
  • Lineart

Buyer can optionally provide:

  • Preferred color palette information
  • Preferred background color information
  • Preferred file format (PNG is the default)
  • Preferred resolution
  • Preferred image type between raster and vector (raster is the default)

Restrictions on all:

  • No nudity
  • No blood
  • No guns (unless gun is not lethal, example: water pistol)
  • Buyer can only have one incomplete commission at a time
  • Commission can be declined for any reason
  • I retain the copyright of my work and can post my work in my portfolio or on social media websites. The default license is for non-commercial use. To license for commercial use, please ask, and I will include a quote.

Sketches, inking, and coloring will be done in the program Paint Tool SAI unless you specifically state you want a vector image. Then it will be done in Inkscape or Paint Tool SAI and Inkscape.

Everything else

Currently flat rate of $5.

Buyer must provide

  • Clear statement on drawing subject type (“everything else”)
  • Clear statement on the illustration type you want (sketch, lineart, full color, coloring only)
  • Description of what you want, as detailed as you can manage
  • Between 1 and 5 reference images

Restrictions on all:

  • No blood
  • No guns (unless gun is not lethal, example: water pistol)
  • I retain the copyright of my work and can post my work in my portfolio or on social media websites. The default license is for non-commercial use. To license for commercial use, please ask, and I will include a quote.
  • Payment

    PayPal only. I will provide where to direct payment once I have accepted the commission. For the $5 rates (basic sketches or “Everything else”), payment must be done in full up front. For lineart, full color, and coloring only, you pay half up front and the other half upon completion.

    Expected turnaround time is as follows, based on if there is no wait on other commissions:

    Basic sketch – 4 days
    Lineart – 7 days
    Full Color – 14 days
    Coloring only – 7 days

    I will notify you if I am unable to finish on time and ask for an extension or offer a refund if the piece is not complete after 3 weeks.

    ALL THREE COMMISSION SLOTS ARE CURRENTLY OPEN.

    How to make your COMMISSION:

    • Email admin@cathygreunkeweb.com with the subject line ILLUSTRATION COMMISSION or fill out the contact form at the bottom of this page with the subject line ILLUSTRATION COMMISSION.
    • Include the required items noted above.
    • Include anything else you can tell me about the general mood of the picture or characters.

    ILLUSTRATION REQUESTS

    These are the things I will draw/color for FREE without a deadline:

    • Non-humanoid fantasy creatures (dragons, unicorns, etc)
    • Devil Jin and/or Jin Kazama (Tekken series)
    • Iori Yagami (King of Fighters series)
    • Sephiroth (Final Fantasy 7 and related titles)
    • Oerba Yun Fang (Final Fantasy 13 and related titles)
    • Sailor Moon characters
    • Azula (Avatar: The Last Airbender)
    • Korra (The Legend of Korra)

    If you want any request within the two week time period, it should be made as a commission instead. Requests must follow the same rules as commissions except that you do not need to provide payment.

    How to make your REQUEST:

    • Email admin@cathygreunkeweb.com with the subject line ILLUSTRATION REQUEST or fill out the contact form at the bottom of this page with the subject line ILLUSTRATION REQUEST.
    • Include the required items noted in each art type above (art type, description, reference images, etc.).
    • Include anything else you can tell me about the general mood of the picture or characters.


    HumanoidEverything else


    Basic SketchLineartFull ColorColoring Only




    I hereby give permission to post image in your galleries, websites, social media profiles, etc., including work-in-progress points.