contact sadie.

Have questions? Message me by filling out the form here, and we'll chat.

Feel free to send any photos you'd like me to check out to Before you do, here is a handy list of tips for choosing your photo.

Oakland, CA

Email me a photo. I'll draw it.

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Thanks for redeeming your EmmieBean Custom Portrait! I'm looking forward to working with you! Please follow the steps below:

  1. To get started, read through these tips for choosing your photo. Unless otherwise noted, your gift card covers an 11 x 14in. portrait with 1-3 people or pets.*
  2. Once you've selected a photo that follows those guidelines, email your photo to In your email, please mention the gift code written on the card, your shipping address, and eye color for any people in the photo.
  3. Next, I'll get started on your drawing and will email you a digital proof when it's ready.
  4. Finally, I'll mail you your portrait, printed 11 x 14in. on enhanced matte paper, signed and dated on the back.

*Photos with complicated backgrounds or buildings in the background will incur an added fee for the extra time they take to draw.