The answer to this question varies greatly depending on the location of the wedding, size of the canvas and how many guests are to be painted. A live painter is a rare and unique addition to your wedding. They are a live entertainer at the wedding while simultaneously creating artwork that will hang in your home for decades.
The average cost for a local wedding within a 1.5 hour drive of Madison, WI is $1000-$1500. This includes popular locations such as Milwaukee, Lake Geneva and Wisconsin Dells. Weddings in the Chicagoland area average $1500-$2000. The cost to travel by air for live wedding paintings is around $2500-$4000.