Give Your Party Guests Their Own Portraits in
Japanese Anime/Manga (Cartoon) Style! by Akiko's Art
The artist shows up at your party and makes the portraits while you wait.
Take home a lasting memory suitable for framing that day!

Basic Course: $150 for 2 hours, or $75 for 1 hour (about 10 illustrations per hour)

Theme Course: $200 for 2 hours, or $100 for 1 hour
Portraits matching the
theme of your party.
(As drawing costumes takes time, the artist prepares some part of the pictures at home. See the samples below.)

Sat & Sun only, South Bay (LA) only.

To Schedule for your party, contact the artist, Akiko, at

About the portrait artist: Akiko Swindell (a.k.a. Hirano Akiko)
Winner of the Kodansha LTD Publishers Hope Prize, finished in the top 3 three times at the Kani, Japan hand-made picture book competition.

Pony the Puppy HOME

Which version do you like for your portrait?

"Cute" version.

Cool or cute I will draw as you like!!

"Cool" version.

Theme: Super Hero

Theme: Pirates

Theme: Princess

Theme: Fancy Nancy

Tell the artist your party's theme! She can match your style.