I've coded many designs into wordpress themes before. Some of the sites I've done:
(they haven't used what I gave them yet but it was a wordpress theme that I coded from their psd file)
You can view my portfolio at http://prdesignz.com
I'll pm you my email address. You can contact me from my contact page as well. I think drupal is a bit overkill for a simple blog. Wordpress is easy to customize and a lot of plugins are available.