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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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In this video, Ana Cedoviste shows us how to create this amazing lake mermaid face paint design. Follow along with Ana to recreate this stunning work of art!

In this webinar, talented face painter, body painter, and makeup artist Kathy Vergara will show us how to face paint sea creatures! 

If you think zombies can only terrorize the land, then you are mistaken. There are underwater zombies too! Like Ana's Zombie Mermaids! Take a look at this incredible video transformation!

There are hundreds of myths about the beautiful mermaids that are half human, half fish. And there are some lovely face painting designs out there as well! For this I tutorial I wanted to create a fun eye design that could be doable on the job.
Today we are going to learn how to draw a mermaid figure and add to it a cute fish. In order to make the picture look bright, we will use my favorite Global Palette Tropical Collection.
Mermaids are a MUST on your design boards as they are all the rage right now with every age! There are so many ways you can paint a mermaid...simply add scales and/or a mermaid tail and presto, it has that mermaid look.
Mermaids are not new in face painting of course. So, that's why Kellie is showing us her mermaid mask design! 

What little girl doesn't dream of being a Magical Mermaid?  This simple yet effective design will WOW your clients and have them coming back again and again for another look in your mirror!


I'm so excited to share my Ursula makeup tutorial this week. This design is so great for your private Halloween bookings because it has such a dramatic feel to it. So let's jump right in to this tutorial.

Nothing says adventure on the high seas like a mermaid sighting or two,and your mermaid aficionados will love this Big Nose Buddies design, which is sparkly mermaid to the core. 

I'd like to share a step-by-step of one of my Ariel substitutes with you today in hopes that it will make your painting life easier in the future.