HOW I KEEP MY KIT CLEAN TOP TIPS - By Jane HardingHello Everyone!How are we? Good I hope and ready for the busy summer ahead. It’s been a little while since my last ‘written’ blog but I did film a tutorial of my ‘Pretty Floral Eye Design’ in real time, so if you haven’t seen it yet, check it out here:https://youtu.be/y0fK063dLmkI’ve been wracking my brain on wh..
A SATURDAY IN THE LIFE OF A FACE PAINTER – BY JANE HARDINGHi everyone, how are you? Keeping busy I hope… I certainly have been, hence why I’ve not had a chance to write a blog in a few weeks. Over the Easter break (which falls a week later in Leicestershire, compared to the rest of the country); I worked 17 days straight at various events. Then almost as soon as that was over we we..
DO FACE PAINTERS NEED A DBS CHECK? By Jane Harding Hi everyone, I’m going to talk about something that’s pretty boring today, but it’s really essential as a Face Painter to know about this stuff. Firstly because we work directly with children, but also because you will inevitably get asked by potential clients if you have a current DBS Check and it will benefit you to know ..
WHAT’S A JAM?! – By Jane Harding*Hands up… this blog was meant to be out in February… but you know what it’s like, Life Happens! So, apologies to anyone that’s been waiting for this, but it’s here now :) It’s quite a long one, so go grab a coffee and biscuit!I thought it would be helpful to some people if I wrote this blog about JAMs, because there has been a fair few ..
BATMAN CHEEK ART – TIMELAPSEI’m often asked for “just something quick on their cheek”. I know this can often strike dread into the minds of face painters, because those designs can be incredibly intricate and the most difficult to achieve. So I thought I’d share with you, how I paint a quick batman on the cheek. It small, quick, easy and the kids love it!
HOW TO PAINT A CUTE LOVE HEART DESIGNHi Everyone!Welcome back and HAPPY VALENTINES DAY! I hope you enjoyed this quick and super cute little love heart design, perfect to paint on the arm, cheek or reposition the rainbows to place on the forehead.My TOP TIP for this design is to practice your one stroke whilst twisting the brush. It can be a little tricky at first, but just keep ..
WONDER WOMAN STEP BY STEPS BY JANE HARDINGHello Again!I hope this quick little Blog/Step By Step finds you well? After a somewhat quiet January (gig wise), I am looking forward to some exciting jobs I’ve managed to book in for the year to come.I am also excited to be having Sunday off this week (10th Feb) to attend the Midlands Jam being help up in Chesterfield. This will be my..
To P.P.F or Not to P.P.F?By Jane Harding Hello everyone… Happy New Year! Assuming you are all up to your necks in Tax Returns and Event Planning for the rest of January, I thought it might be helpful to some of you if I shared my views on Pay Per Face (PPF) events. Love it or hate it, PPF is something all face painters have done at some point and constantly get requested t..
10 Reasons You Need a Practice Board in Your Kit Hello everyone! I hope you are all well and super busy over this festive period. Is it just me or are you 10x busier than you were for Halloween? It’s crazy! Not that I’m complaining, it’s all good. I’m sure we are all making our festive wish lists too, and with that in mind I thought I’d write this blog.&n..
PAW PATROL STEP BY STEPS BY JANE HARDINGHi There!Thanks for dropping by and having a look at my/our blogs, we all really appreciate you taking the time to read and watch every week, so thank you all for your ongoing support.I am sure some of you out there are aware or have seen the 4 Paw Patrol Step By Steps (SBS’s) I created earlier this year. I am aware they have been shared ..
My Top 5 Tips To Dealing with Difficult CustomersBy Jane HardingHello everyone! Welcome back... who saw my ‘Pennywise’ tutorial on The Face Painting Shop YouTube Channel? Did you like it? I hope you found it helpful. If you haven’t seen it, ‘Go check it out!’ Today, it’s all about those dreaded difficult customers!We’ve all been there, doing our best..
How To Clean Your Face Painting Brushes – By Jane HardingHello everyone! Welcome to my weekly blog. If you have read my others, then ‘Thanks, I’m so glad you’re back’…. And if this is your first time, then ‘Welcome, it’s great to have you here’! Last week I blogged about face paint and my favourite things of all… BRUSHES!So to keep a little on topic,..
A Beginners Guide to Face Paint & Brushes Are you just starting out in the world of Face Painting? Do you ask yourself any of these questions… What is the best paint to buy? What brushes should I get? Then this is the blog for you. I am going to run you through a basic guide of what I think would set you up well to..
Hi There!! Welcome to my first EVER blog, my name is Jane, I’m 40 and live in Leicestershire UK with Mark (human) and our fur babies Ted (dog) & Socks (cat). I hope to take you on a somewhat brief journey of how I found face painting and how it became my full time job.In January 2017 I launched my face painting business ‘Daisy Jane’s Face painting’, w..