A few months ago, a friend told me about a site called FreeCrappyPortraits.com – it’s where you email them any picture(s) you want to be drawn by one of their terrible artists. And in fact, all their artists really aren’t all that crappy, in fact some of them are quite good. They all have normal jobs with normal lives.. they just spend a bit of their free time drawing crappy portraits of random people from all over the world. So, anyways, in the email, you write a little blurb about yourself – the more interesting/creative/outlandish/detailed the description is, the more likely it will be chosen to get drawn. After you send everything off to firstname.lastname@example.org you wait… and you wait… and then you wait some more.
I had completely forgotten about the whole thing until the other day when I glanced in my inbox and saw.. (drumroll please….) my free crappy portrait! You may be wandering why I’m even sharing this and I frankly there is no real reason. Just because it’s fun and it’s a crappy Monday and we could all use a laugh.
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