KANSAS CITY’S ORIGINAL CARICATURE ARTIST:
Widely known for her lively caricature art illustrations Eileen D. McCoy is a Kansas City artist who has a reputation for “drawing the crowds”. For over 35 years to the present, Eileen entertains with her drawings at a live events with speedy 3-minute caricature likenesses.
- Award-winning painter: Eileen McCoy, specializes in portraiture & creates “En Plein Aire” paintings of Kansas City landmarks. A prolific painter, Eileen is known for capturing a likeness in her portraiture while painting and drawing in a variety of media. She is part of a global community of artists who paint outdoors on location and is an active member of the Missouri Valley Impressionist Society.
- Artist Eileen McCoy is the recipient of several awards for her work, from juried art competitions and her paintings are included in collections worldwide. Her artist’s resume includes work as a full-time caricature artist for over 35 years (with live performances, drawing over 3500 happy faces annually); a courtroom sketch artist; a freelance painter; a production artist for Hallmark Cards, Inc; and a display artist for Macy’s Midwest.