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    Splish, Splash - Dolphin Face Paint Design

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    A Dolphin, like the sea turtle is classic. It doesn’t matter what movie is out, or what is popular at the moment. If you have a dolphin in your offering, guarantee it will get much use, and make many little ocean lovers very happy!

    Tools:

    Medium #4 Round Brush
    Small Round #1 (1/16″) Brush

    paper towels or cloth
    water container
    (optional) Fine Mist Spray bottle with water
    (
    optional) Baby wipes

    Colors used in this picture:

    Black Face Paint
    White Face Paint
    Light Blue Face Paint
    Purple Face Paint
    Blue Face Paint

    Application:

    1. Starting with the medium round brush, and the blue face paint, start to paint the outline of the dolphin.

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    2. Fill in with the blue.

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    3. Using the light blue, add highlights along the head, fins, nose and body.

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    4. Using white, add additional highlights, add a small dot for the eye. Add swirls and teardrops coming from underneath the dolphins to create splashing water. Add a few dots here and there to add interest.  Use purple to create shading,

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    5. Using light blue, add more to the swirls, and outline the teardrops. Using the small round brush, outline the dolphin in black. Add a black dot over the eye.

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    Easily add glitter by using a spray bottle with water, and spritzing the design lightly at least 12 inches away.  Use a poof-able cosmetic grade  glitter to add evenly all around. Use different colors to really create an effect.

    These two are my favorite colors to use:

    Amerikan Body Art Cosmetic Glitter – Holographic Bubblegum Pink (Sheer)
    Amerikan Body Art Cosmetic Glitter – Holographic White (Sheer