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    How to Face Paint an Angel

     

    Angel Final

    Here is an Angel who is playing a musical horn in the winter sky. Angels are always fun to design. You can paint them many ways.  Below is directions on how to paint this Angel.

    Tools:

    Medium #4 Round Brush
    Small Round #1 (1/16″) Brush
    High Density Hydra Foam Sponge
    paper towels or cloth

    water container
    (optional) Fine Mist Spray bottle with water
    (
    optional) Baby wipes

    Colors used in this picture:

    White Face Paint
    Yellow Face Paint
    Silver Face Paint
    Diamond FX Face Paints – Metallic Copper
    Light Blue Face Paint
    TAG Face Paints – Pearl Blush


    Application:

    1. Using the hydra sponge cut in half, and both silver and light blue, add the background where you want the design to go. Use the sponge to blend together.
    angel 1

    2.Using the white and a small round brush, paint a light outline of the angel. Start with the head, arms and dress.

    angel 2

    3. Next fill in the head and hand with the metallic blush paint. Then paint the hair, starting over the head and adding a braid down the back.  Use the metallic copper to fill in the horn.

    angel 3

     

    4. Continue to fill in, using light blue for the dress. Use teardrop brush stokes to fill in the wings. Add a halo.

    angel 4

    5. Using the metallic silver, outline the angel then add dots, and star bursts.

    angel 5

     

    6. Finally, using a dark blue and the small round brush, add more outline to the design. Add swirls coming from the horn.

    Angel Final

    Thank you for reading! Please comment below!