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How to build the perfect face paint case

ALL the professional face painters I know are constantly looking out for ways to streamline their work and improve their kits. That’s why customised face painting cases like this one … Continue reading

June 18, 2014

The story behind Ruby by Emma Allen

  AFTER locking herself in a room for five days, London based artist and face painter Emma Allen emerged with an amazing short film called Ruby. Since publishing the original … Continue reading

June 17, 2014

In memory of Maya Angelou

“People will forget what you said, People will forget what you did, But people will never forget how you made them feel,” – Maya Angelou. As face painters we are … Continue reading

May 30, 2014

Round up of the Australian Body Art Carnivale 2014

IF you haven’t yet experienced the joy and colour of The Australian Body Art Carnivale on the Sunshine Coast, QLD, then you’re missing out. Not only is it a great … Continue reading

May 29, 2014

A new look

It’s time to give The Face Painting School a fresh look; and also to announce a new Australian tour. Hope you like the new logo, I’m pretty chuffed with it … Continue reading

April 25, 2014

Be brave

“Be bold enough to use your voice, Brave enough to listen to your heart, And strong enough to live the life you’ve always imagined.” I love using face paint on … Continue reading

April 20, 2014

Australian Body Art Awards – Melbourne 2014

by Kate Matthews IF NOTHING ELSE, last night’s Australian Body Art Awards in Melbourne prove Aussie body artists are world class when it comes to talent. While audience numbers were … Continue reading

March 30, 2014

Rainbow Hair

I love rainbow hair

March 21, 2014

Olga’s Aussie Tour – Gold Coast 2013

THE FIRST official stop in Olga’s Aussie workshop tour was the Gold Coast. I couldn’t wait to show Olga the beach. Being winter, however, it wasn’t exactly swimming weather – … Continue reading

February 11, 2014

Olga’s Aussie Tour Round Up – the beginning

YOU may have heard the phrase, “What happens on tour, stays on tour”? Well that may apply to rock stars, but for humble face painters there really aren’t many secrets … Continue reading

February 4, 2014