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Not every white seems to be perfect for every job. Some are good for line work others are better for blending - let's find out what is the best white for you! sells dozens of different brands black face paint, so which one should you to choose for your kit? This blog will definitely help you decide...
In this quick tutorial, face paint artist Marina, shows us how to remove tough face paint stains, and it's actually easier than you'd think!

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A great tip for faster facepainting is to use stencils. It can be done fast and gives you a great "wow-factor" at the same time. This "Graffiti Skull" design is a perfect on the job design. You can switch colours and mix new cool textures to make every face different.
A really cool character for Christmas is the Grinch! I wanted to do a Grinch design since the kids seems to like the new movie as much as I do.

This personalized graffiti arm design inspired by Kerry Tobin's fabulous graffiti arms and legs is one of the most versatile designs you can have in your bag of tricks as a face painter. 

Check out this fun and easy graffiti lettering face paint tutorial by Shelley Wapniak! Kids go absolutely crazy over this deign, and believe it or not, it's pretty easy to do!
GraffitiBlingMaskA-WMany girls love glam, and this mask has the glitter and the bling as well as the graffiti textures which will make it a definitely eye-catcher at your events [..]
It’s time to take the contest to the streets! Well, not literally. But it’s time for us to showcase our skills in doing GRAFFITI face paint designs!
The pre-teen that has been leafing through them for two minutes turns to you and says” can you just write a name on my arm in black? ”
This arm design is based on tribal flames Onalee Rivera shared on one of our face painters’ forums.
I used the name Angel for my design, since I have a friend by that name, but you could replace it with the customer’s name to personalize it for her.
 It takes a little longer, but as a piece of art, it will be something you could charge more for as well. Add glitter, gems, and liquid bling to give it more girl-appeal or to add value.
oday’s design is an easy steampunk personalized name design. Follow along with Beth MacKinney to recreate this design!