A face painted parrot

Almost any bright colours would work here.  The ones used in this example are: Cake base W5 Face paint 101 black for the beak and eyes and for detailing the feathers Face paint 203 bright yellow for the rest of the beak Face paints 507 old red, 001 white and 402 sea green for the […]

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Wizard of Oz – Tin Man

The Wizard of Oz Makeup Tin Man Jacqueline Quinn – makeup artist I thoroughly enjoyed helping Jaqueline with these brilliant makeup designs for The Wizard of Oz characters Makeup schedule Tin Man This Tin Man makeup uses the recently introduced Grimas Metal face paint M701 which is shinier than the metallic pearl 701 or 704 […]

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Wizard of Oz – Witch

The Wizard of Oz Makeup Miss Gulch and the Witch Jacqueline Quinn – makeup artist I thoroughly enjoyed helping Jaqueline with these brilliant makeup designs for The Wizard of Oz characters Makeup schedule Miss Gulch and the Witch The challenge here is that the actor has to be made up as Miss Gulch and be […]

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Wizard of Oz – Scarecrow

The Wizard of Oz Makeup The Scarecrow Jacqueline Quinn – makeup artist I thoroughly enjoyed helping Jaqueline with these brilliant makeup designs for The Wizard of Oz characters Makeup schedule The Scarecrow Good earthy colours for the scarecrow. The W3 base is great for taking the face paint details.  The base is Grimas cake W3 […]

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70s Disco makeup

SH asks:The school will be performing a disco pantomime (70s and 80s era) and I need some foundation to give the appearance of tanned faces.  Which colours should I use?Graham replies:Under stage lighting I suggest using 1027 stage men for a natural light tan on the girls and 1014 for an orangey tan on the […]

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80s makeup

The 80s were the age of consumerism and the era of power dressing with big shoulder pads, big hair, big sunglasses and even bigger phones. Sun tans were still fashionable in the 80s, at least at the beginning of the decade.Mostly the makeup was brown. Lots of brown. Brown blusher, brown eye shadow and brown lipstick […]

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80s Grapeful Dead Post Punk

Bold purple grape featured 80s makeup look A warm base of 1002 stage women skin tone will look good under the lights and complements the charcoal blue eye shadow – colour code 385 and grape red blusher – colour code 547. Use plenty of 101 black kohl pencil to accentuate those eyes and some old red lipstick […]

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80s Mega-pink

Big and bold mega-pink 80s makeup look A warm base of 1002 stage women looks great with the hot pink eye shadow and blusher – colour code 573. Plenty of 101 black kohl pencil lines the eyes. The lipstick here is colour 5-10 cyclamen finished off with 00 clear gloss to complete the mega-pink look. Get […]

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80s Hot Pink-blues

Strong pink and blue 80s makeup look A cool base of W2 women works well with the dramatic electric blue eye shadow – colour code 383 and hot pink eye shadow and blusher – colour code 573. A light line of 101 black kohl pencil emphasises the eyes. The lipstick here is colour 5-10 cyclamen finished off with 00 clear gloss to complete […]

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80s Warm red brown

Warm turquoise and pink 80s makeup look Try this. A warm base of 1002 stage women with light brick red eye shadow – colour code 552 teamed with turquoise eye shadow – colour code. Use the same 552 light brick as blusher. 101 black kohl pencil emphasises the eyes and the lip colour is 5-12 light orange finished off with 00 […]

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