Neon Sugar Skull Face Paint Design Video Tutorial by Athena Zhe

Products Used in the Video


Tips: Always start with a clean face. Make sure that all paints, tools and the work area are all clean. Prepare everything you need before you start.

Step By Step Instructions

Step 1. Cover the face with White Swan using a sponge.
Step 2. Using a sponge with Raven Black, cover the eye area.
Step 3. Create a hard outline on the black eye area with #6 round brush and Eggplant.
Step 4. Paint the skull's teeth using a #1 round brush and Black. Make the teeth skinnier as you go to the sides.

Step 5. Draw the jawline and hole using #2 round brush and Raven Black.

Step 6. Fill spaces on the jawline with Yellow and 1/2 inch filbert brush.

Step 7. Blend the yellow paint with Red and with the same brush.
Step 8. Load the #2 round brush with Yellow and outline the teeth.

Step 9. With the same brush draw additional details on the jaw and teeth area with Wild Violet.

Step 10. Draw flower petals around the eyes, forehead and chin with Electric Yellow and #6 round brush.

Step 11. Outline the petals with Atomic Orange and #6 round brush.

Step 12. With a wide chisel brush blend the orange and yellow paints.

Step 13. Paint the nose with Raven black using a #6 round brush.

Step 14. Add some depth on the nose by painting Radioactive Green on top of the black paint. Use a chisel brush.

Step 15. Using a #1 round brush loaded with black, outline all the details on the design.

Step 16. Use a Badass Stencil to add additional details all on top of the white base. Use a sponge loaded with Aztec Turquoise.

Step 17. Add creative lines, swirls and curls all over the design using black and #1 round brush.

Step 18. Add glitter using the back of your brush.

Finished Product!


Learn More

I hope you enjoy our videos! Please share it with your friends.
Check out our channel and subscribe! New tutorials and product reviews every week or so!

CHANNEL: or see our Cool Designs Playlist.

Like us on Facebook and let me know how we're doing! 

Thank you for watching! Subscribe for more video tutorials!