Caricature from your Photo - FAQ

Answers to your questions on ordering a caricature online.

Why would I want a caricature?

Use your caricature files as clip-art to create groovy name cards or personalize your labels, stickers, and stationary, or for unique caricature e-card greetings. Order the digital caricatures and printed out on a mugs, t-shirts, sweatshirts, or mouse pads, as gifts for birthdays, holidays, weddings, graduations, employee awards, retirements, or just for your own enjoyment.

You will own this digital caricature, so you can be as creative about its usage as you like. We even let you edit your caricature by yourself, so get ready to let your imagination go wild!

Why is shopping at safe?

The high level of Security is assured though the following:

Card data (card number, CVV2, expiration date etc.), is transmitted over the Internet in an encrypted format (SSL 128-bit encryption) and is not accessible through our e-shop

All systems and procedures used by Alpha Bank block any third party from accessing the Bank’s data and its information systems

Alpha Bank’s payment page in which card details are entered, bears a digital certificate to allow anybody to check its authenticity, i.e. to make sure that it is a genuine web page of the Alpha e-Commerce Service

The administration and management of the Alpha e-Commerce Service is carried out by an authorised person of your company who is provided with personal access codes (username and password)

In case that the issuing bank supports the use of a password for the execution of on-line payments with a card and the cardholder has registered for this service and received such a code, the Alpha e-Commerce Service requires automatically that the cardholder (your customer), type this password

The Alpha e-Commerce Service follows the world’s best practice for e-commerce payments and is fully compatible with the international security protocols Verified by Visa and Mastercard SecureCode for secure on-line card payments

How does use my personal information?

We guarantee that any personal information you provide will never be used by anyone not employed by It is not the policy of to loan, sell, or share customer information to anyone. Any financial information that is collected is used only to bill customers for shipped orders. We collect contact information (such as your email address) when you sior details see Privacy Policy.

What forms of payment do you accept?

We accept Paypal and Alpha Bank e-Commerce (American Express, Visa, Visa Electron, MasterCard, Maestro). All payments must be denominated in Euro(€). Your account will be charged for the amount of sale at the time of order.

Can I cancel my order after it has been submitted?

At, we want to get your order out to you as quickly as possible. We can manage a 24 hour turnaround. In such instances contact us first before placing your order.

Answers to issues on your custom-made caricatures.

How do I recieve my online caricature?

If you have given us a valid e-mail address with your order, you will receive two emails: The first e-mail will confirm your order, and the second e-mail will confirm your shipment. After you recieved the second e-mail, you will be able to download your caricature at your member page by simply signing in using your e-mail and password that you have set. Then click on your portforlio and download your caricarture.

What is a digital caricature?

A digital caricature is a caricature drawn using the artistic skills with the help of a computer and electronic pencil.

Are your caricatures computer generated?

No, they are not. There have been efforts to produce caricatures automatically or semi-automatically using computer graphics techniques. There are very few software programs designed specifically for automatically creating caricatures, and they are not successful at all.

Can I have a caricature with more than 1 or 2 people in it?

Of course you can. Please contact us for pricing and information for group caricatures.

How long does it take to get my caricature once I've ordered it?

Digital Caricatures are drawn from your photos and available for download via email within 4-7 working days ready to be printed on anything or posted anywhere. 48 hour turnaround is available under the extra-cost.

Before Christmas it can take up to 2 weeks to complete a caricature, as it is such a popular Christmas gift.

What do I need to send you in order to get my caricature drawn?

All we need from you is a picture of you or everyone in the caricature and a description of the setting you would like for it. In case there is more than one person to be drawn you can upload one or several pictures of the whole group.

What if I don’t like the way my caricature order turnes out?

In case you are not happy with your order we will redraw the caricature (at no extra cost) as many times as needed until you are satisfied with the result, or we will issue a full refund.