for faces backers

Please read the following for instructions and updates about the project

 

UPDATES


All submissions should have been submitted no later than JANUARY 31st, 2018
These deadlines are very important. It gives me an idea of the amount of people who will be featured in the book so that I can be better prepared for when I ask for quotes etc. 
If you missed the final deadline your portraits will not be included in the book.
 

Please click here to the see the list of backers that will be included in the book.  This document will be updated until February 1st, so please be patient :). 
If you have any questions, please email me at drawmejanice@gmail.com.
 


INSTRUCTIONS:
 

You can choose to send photos as an email attachment, or by linking me your Instagram (preferably both), or use you can a third-party service like Dropbox!

SAGE

  1. On December 10th, you will be sent a survey asking for your address, please put in your current address for when the prints are ready to ship
  2. In the same survey you will also be asked which three prints you would like to receive
  3. Please put the letters located on the top left corner of each artwork (click here to see available prints)


CILANTRO

  1. When the book is ready to be shipped out, you will be sent a survey asking for your address, please put in your current address

BASIL
Note: Basil Backers are not guaranteed to be featured in the book. 

  1. Email your portraits to drawmejanice@gmail.com. In the email include:
    - name, backer number, and the reward in the subject line (eg: Janice, backer #10, parsley)
    - In the email, list the name you'd like displayed (optional: age and where you're/they're from)
    - attach at least 2 - 3 photos of yourself (the more the merrier!) and attach your Instagram if you have one
    - write your story or choose to answer a question from the questionnaire (found below)

THYME & PARSLEY
Note: Thyme backers are not guaranteed to be featured in the book. 

  1. Email your portraits to drawmejanice@gmail.com. In the email include:
    - name, backer number, and the reward in the subject line (eg: Janice, backer #10, parsley)
    - In the email, list the name you'd like displayed (optional: age and where you're/they're from
    - attach at least 2 - 3 photos of yourself (the more the merrier!) and attach your Instagram if you have one
    - write your story or choose to answer a question from the questionnaire (found below)
  2. When the book is ready to be shipped out, you will be sent a survey asking for your address

LAVENDER & ROSEMARY

  1. Email your portraits to drawmejanice@gmail.com. In the email include:
    - name, backer number, and the reward in the subject line (eg: Janice, backer #10, parsley)
    - In the email, list both of the names you'd like displayed (optional: age and where each of you are from)
    - attach at least 2 - 3 individual photos of each person (the more the merrier) and attach your Instagrams if you have them
    - important: please name your files with the name of the person in the photo (eg: janice1.jpg, janice2.jpg janice3.jpg
    - write your stories or choose to answer a question from the questionnaire (found below), both of you should have separate answers
  2. When the book is ready to be shipped out, you will be sent a survey asking for your address, please put in your current address
     

HOLIDAY CARD
If you would like a custom holiday card as proof of purchase, let me know in your email when you send in your portraits
in the email include:
- name of the person you're gifting it to
- what holiday/event it's for (christmas, valentines day, birthday etc.)
- a message from you (or if you'd like it to be from me, please let me know)

 

 

PORTRAIT GUIDELINES


If you are commissioning a portrait, please follow these guidelines:

  • Email a high resolution photo (original files preferred)

  • Photo should show the chest and up (avoid full body shots)
  • Avoid extreme angles
  • Provide as many photos as possible, the more the merrier!

Suggested: 

  • Keep your expression neutral

QUESTIONNAIRE


Answer any of the questions below. Don't be afraid to elaborate on your responses. Remember that your answers will help create your story for your portrait, so the more detail and explanation you can provide, the better. Have fun, be as real or as silly as you'd like because I want to your highlight your unique personality. Stories can be around 150 - 200 words.

  • What chance encounter changed your life?  
  • What do you currently struggle with?  
  • What did you struggle with growing up?
  • What do you regret not doing? 
  • What’s the best and worst piece of advice you’ve ever received?
  • Who is someone that you miss having in your life? What is your favorite memory of them? 
  • What scares you about the future? 
  • What is something you have only recently formed an opinion about?
  • What’s the best and worst thing about getting older? 
  • What is one thing you tried but would never do again and why?
  • If you could make one rule that everyone had to follow, what rule would you make and why?

Questions for Lavender and Rosemary

You can both choose to answer one of the questions from above on your own, or each of you can choose to answer one of the questions found below. These questions can also apply to those who've ordered a portrait of someone else.

  • How did you two meet? 
  • What is your favorite thing about this person?
  • What is the fondest memory you have together?
  • What has been the best thing this person has done for you?
  • What made you fall in love with him/her?
  • What has been the biggest obstacle you two have been through together?