FAQs "Portrait"
  1. How much do "Portrait" Show Off Cards cost?
  2. What do you need to get started on my "Portrait" Show Off Card?
  3. In what format should I send my photo?
  4. You just show head and shoulder illustrations. Can I get a full body illustration or a group illustration?
  5. How do you deliver the final "Portrait" Show Off Card and related image files?
  6. What files will I get in my order?
  7. Can I get the original Photoshop file?
  8. How do I pay for my "Portrait" Show Off Cards?
  9. How do I know I'll like the vector portrait you create?
  10. How long does the whole process take?
  11. What else can I do with the portrait files?
  12. What the heck is a vector portrait?

How much do "Portrait" Show Off Cards cost?

A set off 1000 "Portrait" Show Off Cards is $399. In addition to the cards you will also receive the image source file which you can use for a wide vaariety of things.




What do you need to get started on my "Portrait" Show Off Card?

You just need to send us a big, clear photo of you. Make sure you send a photo you like because "we draws 'em like we sees 'em"




In what format should I send my photo?

JPEG is probably the easiest and most common, but we accept most other major file format. (GIF, TIFF, PICT, PNG, BMP, PSD, etc)




You just show head and shoulder illustrations. Can I get a full body illustration or a group illustration?

Our standard price is for one person, head and shoulders. We will be glad to provide a quote for full body or group illustrations. Just drop us a note along with the reference photo.




How do you deliver the final "Portrait" Show Off Card and related image files?

The physical cards will be delivered via ground delivery. The image files will be sent to you as a zipped folder with all the files enclosed. If you aren't familiar with unzipping just let us know and we'll send you your files via yousendit.com.




What files will I get in my order?
  • (1) Vector-based PDF file
  • (1) 300 DPI 8.5" x 11" JPEG
  • (1) 128x128 GIF 



Can I get the original Photoshop file?

No. There is no Photoshop file. In order to provide you with a scalable vector file we do all of our work in Adobe Illustrator and we we save it as a PDF. for delivery.




How do I pay for my "Portrait" Show Off Cards?

Payments are accepted through PayPal which allows you to pay using any major credit card. A PayPal account is not required.




How do I know I'll like the vector portrait you create?

Because we are really good at what we do. Additionally, the examples you see for our artists are real life examples of their skills at capturing a persons likeness from a photograph and interpreting it as a vector portrait. If you like the samples you see on this site, you will like your portrait. Lastly, if for some reason you don't like your portrait, please let us know and we will do our best to make it right.




How long does the whole process take?

Creation of the vector image files usually runs 1-2 weeks. Production of the physical "Portrait" Show Off Cards takes another week and then they are shipped via ground. 




What else can I do with the portrait files?

You tell us! With vector art there is no limit on size so how about postage stamps, Christmas cards, party invitations, graduation announcements, letterhead, online profile pictures, yard signs (great for Realtors), company logo, advertising, vehicle graphic, billboard, skywriting. Just kidding about that last one.




What the heck is a vector portrait?

Here is our explanation of a vector portrait.  If you just can't get enough information on the intriguing world of vector graphics you can learn more here.