Young Audiences of Rochester - Want to be a YA Artist?

David Boyer

David Boyer

Category: Visual Arts


Caricaturist, cartoonist, affirming of others, 3D photographer, electrical engineer, inventor, RIT Alumni, 14 trips to Japan, public speaker and lives the, "Rotary 4-Way Test." Dave Bippy Boyer (his Facebook and comic strip nickname) is the perfect example of someone who combines and enjoys science, engineering, technology and art in everyday life. Originally from the Bronx, he and his spouse, Cindy (married since 1979!) live in the City of Rochester, NY.


Grades K-Adult
Unlimited for School or Community Events (Note: Artist can draw approx. 8-12 people per hour). For School Clients: Single Class Size for Workshop or Residency Sessions.
Length 60
Cost Monday-Thursday bookings: $180 for 1-Hour, $360 for 2-Hours; Friday-Sunday bookings: $215 for 1-Hour, $430 for 2-Hours. Travel fee may be required.

Technical Requirements

Artist needs one six foot table set up with 8 chairs, placed near an electric outlet.



Overview of Programs

  Performances, Workshops, Residencies, Family Programs and After School Programs  
Cartoon & Caricature Entertainment
Dave "Bippy" Boyer can add spice to your special event or party with his live caricature entertainment. His motto is "Caricatures that FLATTER... Not Shatter!" Mr. Boyer has drawn over 60,000 people since 1989 in the United States and Japan. "Bippy" is his cartoonist nickname. He can draw in color and in black and white, about 8-12 people an hour... sometimes even more! People save their souvenir caricature for decades! Available for 1-Hour and 2-Hour time frames, Monday through Sunday. Mr. Boyer can modify his program to meet the needs of a client and venue, and provide programming for educational sites. Fees vary and travel fees may be required. Contact YA Rochester Office for more information. (K-Adult)