the Face Painting School

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Ronnie Mena Aussie Face Paint Workshops 2015

The Face Painting School, in partnership with Face Paint Shop Australia, is proud to present… Ronnie Mena in his first workshop tour of Australia. With his distinct style, bold choice … Continue reading

March 20, 2015

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

An intro to marketing for face painters

© by Kate Matthews 2013 MARKETING is a concept that’s often misunderstood. Many people use the word loosely, often thinking it simply means advertising. But marketing is a much broader … Continue reading

August 30, 2013 · 4 Comments

WIN a set of Loew-Cornell brushes (closed)

NEW brushes are always welcome in the hands of a face painter, but if the quality is lacking then they’ll quickly end up as seconds in your kit. Yes, peeling … Continue reading

April 2, 2013 · 2 Comments

To give or not to give: the vexed question of charity

FACE painters are generally kind and generous people who enjoy making children happy. But when it comes to the vexed question of charity, there’s a fine line between offering support … Continue reading

March 25, 2013 · 9 Comments

7 tips on etiquette for pro face painters

AS an avid reader, viewer and user of online forums, I often see the same old problems rearing their ugly heads when it comes to face painters and etiquette, or … Continue reading

March 22, 2013 · 16 Comments

Follow the Face Painting School on Pinterest

I’VE JUST launched a new Pinterest account for The Face Painting School. You can click on the logo above to go straight to my boards. Like many others, I fell … Continue reading

March 16, 2013