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Oct 09

UV Blacklight Parties – What You Need to Know to Glow

It’s true – blacklights are AWESOME. Add expertly applied fluorescent makeup, and you have yourself a party! As a UV effects specialist, I paint at a lot of blacklight events throughout the year and they are always a blast. Seeing fluorescent makeup glow fiercely under a blacklight blows people’s minds and really gets a party more »

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Mar 20

Winning and Grinning!

I just wanted to share some amazing news with you guys. I just won three categories in the Australian Body Art Awards (ABAA) State Face Off Championships! This is a competition run every year by the ABAA, and I had been too busy, unprepared, and nervous to submit an entry in previous years. This year, more »

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Feb 27

Why cheap does not equal good value

Picture this. You’ve hired an electrician to rewire your house. He’s doing it for cheap because he’s a friend of a friend. After a couple of last-minute cancellations, he finally turns up (late) to your house. It’s only now that you discover that he doesn’t know how to complete the tasks involved, and has to more »

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Feb 26

Great news: I have a shop!

Cover your butt in awesome body painted apparel that goes on in a jiffy, keeps you warm, and stays with you forever! Finally, after lots of research and planning, I’m turning some of my most popular body painting concepts into wearable art! My RedBubble store is now open, and you can buy leggings, pencil skirts more »

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Feb 26

From BEGINNER to WINNER: How to become a professional face painter from scratch.

“If you wish to make an apple pie from scratch, you must first invent the universe.” – Dr. Carl Sagan, Cosmos (1980) I get a lot of emails from eager beginners asking me how they can get started earning money from face painting straight away. Before they’ve even picked up a brush. If you’re starting more »

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Jun 19

How to Choose a Face Painter

The popularity of face painting has increased dramatically in the last ten years or so, and with a huge amount of face painting products now available to anyone who wants to give it a go there are a lot of face painters out there jostling for space in the market. Some have been face painting more »

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Aug 21

"I Don't Wanna!": Overcoming face painting fear

Tonight I have the pleasure of teaching another fun class at Laneway Learning Melbourne. This time it’s all about face painting, exploring some basic techniques with a group of lovely beginners. I’m pumped for an action-packed practical class, but with only a little over an hour to play with there won’t be much time to more »

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