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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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We’ve combed the internet to find you the top ten sites to learn face painting. Whether you’re just starting out as a professional face painter or you’re dressing up your kids for Halloween, these sites will give you the very best tips, tricks, and tutorials for basic face painting. 
So how do you get started as a professional face painter? That’s a question I’m asked often at events.

Athena Zhe shows how to add depth to your face paint designs using shadows! Follow along to the video to learn how!

An excellent face painter should know how to keep their kits hygienic. If you're planning to be one, Kellie Burrus will be sharing her tips on how to keep them clean!
Are you a fan of airbrushing? Airbrushing has been a big part of face and body art in recent years. With the proliferation of airbrush machines and dozens of brands offering airbrush paints, no wonder it became a big industry in its own.
Athena Zhe is back with us with another awesome body paint design! This time, she will be showing you how to paint laces and a corset in general!
Athena Zhe shows her face paint sponging technique, including paint loading, using a spray bottle and blending.

Kellie Burrus demonstrates face painting brushes and sponges. She shows some of the different types available, and how to get different effects using different tools.

Shelley and Jessica show you some of the basics on how to do line with face paint. Learn from the pros!

One aspect that all face painters need to learn is how to paint faces for a long queue of anxious customers. So, it is important that a face paint artist is able to work fast while still maintaining quality. 

In this tutorial, I will show you tips for faster face painting, so you can get through those long lines quickly! Using the right split cakes and brushes can make all the difference when you're pressed for time!

One of the most requested flowers is the rose. It might look very complicated at first but after you've learned the basics and the technique, you'll be able to paint roses with ease and confidence.