With a Cambridge art school background, Luisa Calvo is one of the UK’s leading caricaturists. Working extensively throughout Europe and the UK since 1985, Luisa has shown her talent at all manner of private and public functions, producing 12 – 15 caricatures per hour. During her European travels, she made a four month daily TV appearance, in which she sketched celebrities while they were being interviewed.
The BBC were quick to spot Luisa’s ability, and commissioned her work for various productions including ‘Jonathan Creek’, ‘One Foot in the Grave’ and ‘Beasts’.
She has also appeared in front of the BBC cameras when interviewed about her work, and she produced the magnificent mural for the National Television Awards 2000 at the Royal Albert Hall in London.
Apart from many years of experience as a traditional on-the-spot pen and ink caricaturist, Luisa has always been fascinated by new technology and is a pioneer of digital caricaturing and is well known as an established expert in this field. Colour digital caricatures combine an art steeped in tradition with cutting edge technology and creative thinking and are a top choice in exciting and innovative event entertainment. Look no further – Luisa Calvo combines expert professionalism, talent and charm which are guaranteed to delight and impress your guests at your next event!