Facepaint Blog

Browse through hundreds of face painting designs - there's something for everyone! Updated weekly with the newest trends in mind.

Top Blog Posts

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!

See Our Latest Blog Posts

Follow along with talented face paint artist Kellie Burrus to create this adorable sheep face paint design that kids will absolutely love!
The new Kraze FX Domed Split Cakes are out, and for this dragon face paint design, I've decided to use Kraze FX Dragon Dance and Kraze FX Sundown.
I just got the new Kraze FX Domed Split Cakes, and for this design, I am using Kraze FX Domed Stroke in Essential Rainbow and Sundown.
The new Kraze FX Domed Split Cakes are out, and I've decided to do a Valentine's Day face paint design using the Sundown Domed Split Cake. 

In this video tutorial, Kellie Burrus uses the Iawata Studio Series Airbrush Compressor to create a really cool blacklight purple airbrush design. A super fun look that's perfect for festivals or any face paint party!

But there are lots of ways to paint a face that wears glasses. In this tutorial I will share my step by step Tribal Car design, I hope you enjoy!
In honor of National Ice Cream day, July 21st- I have decided to paint my version of an Ice Cream Skull. I hope you all enjoy!

Diamonds are a girls best friend - but real diamonds can be expensive! Why not paint on some precious gems and jewels? Creating illusions using face and body paint is a great way to wow your clients. People will love to have jewelry painted on them, either a quick version at a fair or a more detailed version for a private session.

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!
The Pantone color of the year 2019 is “living coral.” According to, living coral is “an animating and life-affirming coral hue with a golden undertone that energizes and enlivens with a softer edge.” I immediately thought of coral colored Flamingos and decided to create a design using the Pantone color of the year.
Dragonflies are beautiful and intriguing with their shiny metallic bodies, bright colors and wispy wings. People love to have their faces painted with designs of these awesome insects.

Gestational Baby Bump paintings are always such a treat. It’s a wonderful experience and keepsake for mom when she combines the final makeup with a photography package.