Tina Carroll started her artistic journey of working with the human canvas at the age of 19 behind a cosmetic counter while attending a fashion merchandising/modeling college in Minneapolis, Minnesota. She loved working with make-up, and the reaction of joy and excitement from her clients after being transformed in her make-up chair. She continued evolving through the years, working as a make-up artist for several cosmetic companies, and conducting seminars on skin care and make-up application.
Tina has been face painting for 16 yrs. and has her own business,Transformations by Tina; Face & Body Art, offering face painting, body painting, glitter tattoos, and henna. Her business is now located in the Twin Cities of Minnesota. She also travels to the East Coast a couple of times a year to face paint.
Tina has always had a love for various art forms since childhood. She has won 3 art awards for 3 different mediums, and received a scholarship while working on her fine arts degree. As a make-up artist and as a face painter her work has been shown on local news stations in Minneapolis, MN and various face and body art magazines. Currently she is a FABA TV instructor and featured artist of the Ruby Red Book, “Going to the Zoo.” Tina was also an instructor at Kapital Kidvention.