30 Quick & Easy Face Paint Ideas for Adults: Tutorials & Videos
Face painting doesn't have to be only for kids and teens - adults can also enjoy some amazing face paint designs! Below, we've compiled 30 of our favorite face paint ideas for adults.
Ultimate Gift Guide for Face Painters
’Tis the season for gift-giving. If you have a face painter in your life you’ll want to read our favorite gifts for the 2019 season. Or maybe you're a face painter looking to send a not-so-subtle hint to someone in the form of a convenient link? Well here it is! We’ve rounded up some of the most coveted face painting r
How to Get Your First Face Painting Gig
So you want to be a professional face painter? Making upwards of one hundred dollars an hour may sound like a great way to supplement your income or save for that vacation-of-a-lifetime. You’ve been practicing on yourself, maybe your kids too, and you’re feeling pretty confident that you’re ready to get paid to face pa
10 Steps to Face Painting Faster
With the following tips you can face paint faster while keeping your cool. As much as face painting is about style, talent, and creativity, it’s also about speed. As a professional face painter you’re expected to paint a certain number of faces within an hour.
One Strokes vs. Split Cakes: What’s the Difference?
If you haven’t already experimented with split cakes or one stroke face paints, you’re probably at least curious about how to use them. And what’s the difference between a split cake and a one stroke anyway? Also confusing, is that sometimes split cakes are referred to as rainbow cakes even though they're available in
Top 3 Freehand Glitter Tattoo Ideas
Freehand glitter tattoos are a really fun and unique way to change up your face painting routine! They can be done on kids, teens, and adults, and they're sure to always impress!
30 Quick & Easy Face Paint Ideas For Kids: Tutorials & Videos
These 30 quick & easy face paint ideas for kids will give you some insight into the world of face painting, and also help you give your child or client an amazing experience!
Face Painting Basics - 10 Things You Need to Know
In this post we’ll talk about the basics of face painting so you can get started painting faces with confidence! This is a brief overview of what you’ll need to know to get started.
How to Market Your Face Painting Business
How to Market Yourself as a Face Painter For many of us who fell into face painting, we may not think of ourselves as small business owners. But think again! If you are being paid to face paint, even if it’s just a weekend gig, then you are already building a business and a brand. And while you probably already know a
What's The Best Face Paint For Me?
With so many choices of face paints to choose from, it can be tough to decide which is the best face paint for you. Most professional face painters don’t work with only one brand, they may use one for white line work, and another for black line work, and yet another for magenta swirls and teardrops. They also have thei
Best Face Painting Groups on Facebook
Face painting can be a lonely job sometimes. Sure, you’re surrounded by eager kids and parents at festivals. But at the end of a busy day, who can relate to the happy moments, funny times, exhaustion, and, sometimes, frustration? Most people who go to work in an office have built–in buddies at the water cooler, but as
Face Painting Safety
Face Painting Safety Are your face paints safe? Whether you’re a mom who likes to get creative with your kids or a professional face painter, safety should always be a top concern. Here are some answers to your most commonly asked questions about face paint safety. How do I Keep My Face Paints And Tools Clean and Hygie
The Complete List of Face Painting Jams
THE COMPLETE LIST OF FACE PAINTING JAMS Face painting is a great part-time, and sometimes full-time, gig for creative, entrepreneurial types. While you may have earned an impressive list of local clients, it’s likely that you don’t know any other face painters. How can you change that? Start hobnobbing with others just
How to Become a Professional Face Painter
So how do you get started as a professional face painter? That’s a question I’m asked often at events. I got lucky when a friend asked me to face paint every week at a new farmer’s market. From there I got booked for all sorts of jobs like birthday parties, block parties, community celebrations, and company picnics. I’
Video: Shading Techniques by Athena Zhe
Athena Zhe shows how to add depth to your face paint designs using shadows! So when I painted the ball, first I do a gray base coat, and then I add the highlights, and the shadows. Then I keep adding a little bit more of shadows and a little bit more of the highlights, and then blending it all together to make it nic