Who is Xi Ding

Xi is a professional, award-winning live caricature artist and character designer. Check out his home page (in German) and his Instagram.

How to get drawn by Xi?

Very simple! Xi organizes online video meetings on Zoom. No matter where you are located, you just need a good internet connection, your phone, or a webcam to join the session and get drawn live by Xi. Your physical location doesn’t matter.

The appointments are listed below.

Here are the 3 simple steps

  1. Get the ticket for the at the appointment section below. One ticket for each person, who is to be drawn. If more than one person is to be drawn, please get the same number of tickets.
  2. The link to the Zoom session will be sent to you via Email
  3. Please show up during the session time and Xi will draw all the participants of this session one by one. Waiting time from 0 to 50 mins is possible. The drawing will be sent to you via Email after it’s done.

If you are hosting an online virtual event from anywhere in the world, you can also

Hire Xi for Your Online Event

Would you like to see some sample drawings?

Gallery Sample Drawings


How much does it cost?

The ticket for regular sessions costs 25$ per person, except for promotional sessions which are based on donations (pay whatever you want)!

Can I be drawn live together with my friends?

Yes, I can draw multiple faces in one picture. You don’t even need to be at the same place. Every person can log in with his/her own phone/PC. But each person needs one ticket.

Can you draw from a photo?

The prices for photo commissions are listed here and they are higher. If you want to gift someone with a caricature, you can also buy a live ticket for him/her.

Any Other Question?

Upcoming Appointments

All following sessions take place at the same time of the day. Here is the time in some sample time zones.

7:00 – 8:00 pm

Central European Time
(UTC -08:00)

10:00 – 11:00 am

Pacific Time
(UTC -08:00)

1:30 – 2:30 pm

Eastern Standard Time
(UTC -5:00)

Further appointments will be added. Make sure to follow @xidingart to get the announcement!

  • Regular price: 22 € ($25) per drawn person

Live Caricature Drawing for Online Corporate Events

Are you hosting an online corporate event or a virtual meeting via Zoom, Hangout,  Microsoft Teams, etc. ? Xi can draw your participants live on video chat!

Xi’s caricatures have a unique style, which combines humor and appeal in a perfect way. He doesn’t make fun of people with his caricatures, rather seeks out the individual traits in a positive and cheerful way.

Check out his Instagram profile to see his approach in drawing faces, or his digital live caricature gallery  to see real samples of his live work.

Xi is among the fastest live digital caricature artists worldwide. In his career as professional live caricature artist in the past decade, he has drawn countless faces at all kinds of events. For Samsung alone he has drawn over 8000 faces for their promotional campaigns.

In the time of COVID-19, he began to adopt the new form of live caricature in the virtual world.

Send us an inquiry below if you want to hire Xi for your online event!