From snakes to lions, Jocelyn will show you how to create different styles of animal faces that will help you express your creative side and still make your client happy.
Christmas, St. Patrick’s Day, Easter and more….in this class, Jocelyn will show you some of her favorite go-to holiday designs that are quick and effective for any time of the year.
Head piece Jam Class Part 3
This class will take off from the past 2 year’s. You do not needed to have attended either of the other two classes to attend this workshop. This year we are also teaching the making of fairy wings. All supplies provided. The basics of making your own head piece. You will learn how to make a head piece by using a visor and head band, and using different materials to make them come alive. I believe you can make these as simple or elaborate as you want when knowing the basics of how to put them together. Come and join us in the jam room it’s going to be a great time. I also have a few new elements for the class this year so keep your eyes open for the class day and time.
FELINES (1 class)
TRIBALS AND LETTERING
Get the Giggles
You will leave with an renewed enthusiasm about the job we do, lots of designs with a humorous twist and an ability to share it with your clients.
Two Loads, Two Minutes, TOO FABULOUS
Gem Basics is a class for all levels. In this class you will learn the basics to paint realistic, 3-D effect gems. You will learn about direct/indirect light and shading; different kinds of gems: colors and shapes. This will be a hands–on class experience where you will have the opportunity to practice and explore your creativity.
Materials you will need: paints, specifically: black, white, gold or silver; a liner brush (#1 or #2
Now that you’ve learn all the basics from the Gem Basics Class….in this class you will learn how to incorporate Gems into your designs. You will learn how to create beautiful necklaces, bracelets, etc. This is a hands-on class experience.
Materials you will need: paints, specifically: black, white, gold or silver; a liner brush (#1 or #2)
Special Effects: FX 101
The Haunt Life:
Floral Designs (double class)
Part 1: Calla lilies and roses intensive training.
In this class you’ll learn how to create depth and bring your designs to a third dimension.
Face Painting with Powders
In this class, Lenore will teach you how to use powdered pigments to create adorably amazing face painting creations that will be a huge hit at your next event! Ideal for theater makeup as well as the sweltering heat of summer, she will show you how she creates her most requested faces that are loved by children of all ages. The next time a child (or adult for that matter) sits in your chair with sweaty hair and a forehead dripping like a faucet, FRET NOT! Lenore and her powder techniques have got you covered.
Do you struggle with your butterflies? Are they your greatest nemesis? Struggle no more with Lenore’s intro to beautiful butterflies! She will teach you several techniques and designs that will be sure to help cure you of your Lepidopterophobia. This class is ideal for people who are excited take their butterflies to the next level.
Lisa Frank-inspired Face Painting
Did you grow up in the 80’s and 90’s? How many sticker albums and Trapper Keepers did YOU have? Lenore had a zillion! And many of her favorite designs to face paint reflect that. Let her guide you through a world of unicorns and rainbows, ice cream cones, brightly-colored candy, wacky animals filled with sass and jazz hands, and so much more! This class is for the Lisa-Frank lover in all of us. And yes. There WILL be GLITTER. See you there!
10 Essential Tips to Achieve PERFECT Face Painting Stencil Transfers
In this class Lea will share essential knowledge you need to know to achieve PERFECT transfers using your face painting stencils! You will attract face painting success on so many levels…!
Getting clean transfers,
how to use them on kids successfully,
and how to keep the stencils clean while working so that integrating the art of stenciling into your painting process is fast and efficient!
She will even demonstrate different types of face painting products such as water activated paint versus pressed powders, and how to use them so that you can use to get ideal transfers no matter how much experience you have.
As an added bonus you will learn how to create perfect backgrounds for cheek-art and how to create the Ultimate Graffiti Eye design!!
Check out Lea’s Instagram feed where she has inspired artists from all over the world to use her GraffitiEyes line of stencils!
https://www.instagram.com/graffitieyes/Get to know lea Selley and watch one for her amazingly helpful youtube videos:
Fairs and Festivals
Big events can mean big money if done properly. How to navigate conventions, fairs and festivals and make a profit. Booth fees, travel and staffing can be confusing and frustrating. Learn tips and tricks from Mike Murray, owner of XFX Makeuo, whom has been vending at these types of events for over 10 years. From the largest comic con in the USA to a small block party.
How to Hand Paint with Waterproof Makeup
- I will show you how easy it is to make your own ProAiir plastic palate in this class, and paint like a pro with just a few colors. Learn how to use watercolor techniques on the skin! After this class, you will be able to add waterproof options to your arsenal, no airbrush needed! This class is perfect for those students who love to paint on canvas or paper! Learn WHY it is so important to be on top of your game by offering the waterproof option to your potential clients in all four seasons.
Shannon’s Speedy Sugar Skulls: Fast Brush technique
The daunting part of painting a sugar skull managing the time you invest to successfully remember and render all the components that are missing from a traditional skull. The roses, the leaves, the filigree, the spider web, the key hole, the perfect nose, the right size eye socket… It’s one of the fanciest face paints by far. Learn my personal short cuts that will minimize time with clients, while still producing a sugar skull that knocks it out of the park. Have extra time? Make it EXTRA fancy for them, and learn how to upsell this look! Learn the history behind this beautiful and honored face which has evolved from tradition, into American Pop Culture! Now you will easily earn the skeleton keys to bring out your inner skull!
Coachella Eye Designs
You going to learn designs to impress the young adults, and more important the moms. im going to help you understand placement ,composition how to use the sponges ,one strokes,glitters , gems ,line work my goal for this class is to share tips to help you build each designs like that you be able to use it on the job .keep in mind is always great to have few fancy eye designs ready to go to impress this kind of public so be ready to learn
Dragons vs Princess
i’m going to help you build each design step by step during this class we going to work with sponges ,one strokes , stencils ,placement,line work composition . I’m teaching designs to use on the job great to impress the clients I hope i can see you in my class
“I bought this brush…. Now what??” (part 1)
Learning to master Specialty Brushes: We all have that lonely specialty brush, tucked away in the corner of our kits that we never remember to use. Why do you need it? What can you do with it? Well, I’ve got some tips for you!
Using La Cornielle “Flora Brush”, Black Gold Dynasty “Hat Trick Brush” and “Whales Tail Brush,” as well as a few others, I can show you how to use these brushes to bring fast “Wow Factor” punch to your designs. In this class, we will explore furry, feathered and scaly textures, as well as some fun, stamping techniques.
Bring a small paint kit and your specialty brushes if you have them. This will be a hands-on class.
“I bought this brush…. Now what??” (part 2)
Learning to master Specialty Brushes: In part one; we learned how to properly load our specialty brushes for magical effects. Now let’s bring it all together and do some full face designs.
If you didn’t make it to the first class, don’t worry. We will be doing a quick refresher at the top of the class. Again, we will be using Using La Cornielle “Flora Brush”, Black Gold Dynasty “Hat Trick Brush” and “Whales Tail Brush,” as well as a few others, to bring fast “Wow Factor” punch to some full and half face designs.
Bring a small paint kit and your specialty brushes if you have them. This will be a hands-on class.
Fast and Fun…Dauber Designs to Speed Up Your Line
Although many of us have used a dauber now and then, it truly is an amazing tool for speeding up your line with a quick and impressive touch and to give a ombre effect to so many designs. I will show you 20 superfast and easy designs where a dauber makes all difference. Prepare to paint. I will provide the daubers and it will be a hands-on class.
NOT just faces….
Discover the joy of painting arms, legs, and necks! Some of those potential clients who are reluctant to have their face painted are very often more willing to let you design something on their exposed skin elsewhere. Learn how to create scenes and collaborative pieces to quickly fill larger areas like arms and legs. Those very visible designs are both fun and an effective marketing tool. Prepare to paint. This is definitely a hands-on class.
Stained Glass style…..
One of my most popular techniques is a stained glass style of painting. As artists, we love to explore different ways to create something unique. Come and play using linework and glitter in a style of painting that shimmers and pops. I will show you how to create dragons, unicorns, dolphins and more using the stained glass style. This is definitely a hands-on class so be prepared to paint!
One Stroke Wonders!
Fun one stroke designs for parties and festivals with a neon twist and sparkles !!
Want to add some envy to your basic green designs? Then this is the class for you, time got get off the sidelines.
This class is interactive, a partner you will paint, so come join the adventure, our designs will be anything but quaint.
Airbrush 101 –
Airbrush Tattoo Stencils 101 –
Stencil DIY –
Learn how to make perfect and fast flowers and how to flower designs!
My favorite lines to make…. If you want something different with your basis designs….. replace your lines with Mystic lines… they’re beautiful, fun and mystical….
Over The Rainbow
Building an awesome team!
WE CAN MAKE IT BETTER #2–THE SEQUEL
HEADBANDS, HEADBANDS, HEADBANDS
MY LINE WORK GO-TOS
How to apply a bald cap.
Latex, vinyl, plastic or homemade – it’s all the same basics that can take your creations to the next level. Included will also be how to make your own bald cap using cap plastic or latex.
ShowOffs Stencil Eyes and Profiles
StencilEyes and Profiles are face paint airbrush stencils designed and created by Donna Nowak of ShowOffs Body Art. They are simple and easy to use with a little patience and practice. There are endless designs and possibilities to create hundreds of faces in a quick and professional manner. They work great for large parties with hundreds of kids. Learn how Glitter to Gore and other businesses have increased their business by 60% by adding these stencils to their list of services.
Use StencilEyes to create 1/4, ½ and full faces with simple stencil manipulation. Continue to practice and easily be able to do 30-40 full faces in an hour!
Mass Casualty/Blood Makeup
The fine art of mass casualty simulation used for training purposes of emergency service personnel. Cuts, wounds, bruises and burns to name a few just to get started.
Learn to work with professional materials to make realistic looking wounds, bruising, scars and burns with all materials a FX artist should know. ‘Out of the kit’ techniques are fast and effective and created in a variety of materials
Henna 102 (Follow Up to Tal’s class)
So you know how to roll your own cone, make your henna paste and the basics. Lets take it one step further and add some simple and a couple of complex designs to your board!
Winter & Snowmen
Rockin Graffiti Class
DONNA TROUT AND JILL SCHMIDT
Balloon Animals in Two Minutes
Donna “Rainbow Trout” Trout and Jill “Silly Jilly” Schmidt will teach sculptures that take about two minutes or less to make. Students choose which designs they’d like to learn.
Donna Examples: Panda on a stick, tiger, helicopter, baby, brontosaurus, Diamond Sword, wands, double stuffed ideas, using 5″ prints, flower bracelets, bow & arrows, ray gun, and flying mice, etc.
Jill Examples: Horse, cat, shiny sword, poop emoji, dog, unicorn horn headband, John Justice basketball game, axe, alligator, caterpillar, large flower, Spunkybeans’ sprinkle wand, Minecraft Creeper, Marshal from Paw Patrol, one balloon bracelet animals, Kylo Ren lightsaber, snake, elephant, and several hats.
INTRO TO BALLOONS
POOKIE’S PARTY FAVORITES
Speed face Painting
Speed Body Painting
this class will highlight technical tips and tricks to bring your portrait skills to the next level. Using her experience in both the tattoo and body painting industries and focusing on facial details, shadows and highlights, and facial positioning.
Teen designs class
CLAYTON “CHI TWIST” JAMES
I “Borrowed” These
Move That Line!
Mardi Gras Masks Class
This class is so different and it includes techniques that no one has ever taught. I use embellishments, fabric, ribbon and other quick applications to add to the masks to make them look like real Mardi Gras Masks.These masks are absolutely magnificent, my customers rave over them. I think this would be a very popular class; and again, I can teach these masks for students in 3-5 minutes. These are also up selling designs and are on a higher bracket price per face.
Beautiful Designs for both Young and Old that ﬂatter the Face.
Sometimes the placement of a design like a unicorn or even the common butterﬂy can be the downfall of the actual design.What looks perfect on a ﬂat surface, does not always adhere to the curves and dimensions of each individual face.This class is designed to teach beautiful eye designs and the best and most ﬂattering way to place them on diﬀerent faces.
Quick and Beautiful Arm Designs that cover large surface area.
Every working face painter has been asked to paint a hand or an arm at just about every gig.
This class demonstrates a way of bringing that full face design and creating a sleeve or even a leg cover that wows the client and the child or adult that receives it.
Margaret will demonstrate the simple way to create arm, shoulder and leg designs that can be done in just few short minutes.