Here is the Follies face painting & body painting course calendar.
Here at Follies we like to share our face painting and body painting skills and we run regular face painting and body painting courses. Below you will find our calendar of courses, click on the date and book your course! You can find out more about all our courses on our Training Page.
Face Painting & Body Painting Course Calendar Here is a list of all our up coming courses, just click the links, select the date and book your space. We look forward to meeting you!
This course will introduce you to Face Painting. It is suitable for those with little or no experience of if you have done some face painting from a book or online tutorials.
The course provides product knowledge and general information about product and equipment supplies.
The course will give you basic application techniques and design skills.
At the end of the day you will leave with the knowledge of how to paint a number of faces
Information will be given on how to develop these basic faces and to extend your repertoire.
Included in the course prices is a copy of the book "The Fcae Painters Bluieprint" This fabulous user friendly book contains all of the course information plus more, filled with step by steps with clear images and instructions this book takes you through all of the stages of learning to face paint.
You will be presented with a certificate at the end of your course.
What do I need to bring ?
All paints, brushes sponges etc are provided for use on the day.
A camera is a good idea to record your achievements and to use as a reminder of designs. Wet wipes or a flannel is a good idea as we do encourage each person to be painted, it is important to experience having your face painted.
There will be the facility to purchase products on the day by cash or cheque payment only.
Casualty and Special Effects Training day with
Follies School of Face and Body Art
Create realistic casualty make-ups, you can create most of these using water based face paints and waxes plus a few extras!
Black eyes, wounds, bullet holes and simple burns plus zombie
Gorey special effects - this is not for the faint hearted!
Training Course to include
- Health and safety
- Cause & effect–
- The thinking behind casualty make-ups
- Bruises - old/new
- Black eyes
- Working with wax
- Embedded Glass wound
- Bullet wounds
- Zombie gore!
Plenty of Demos and time to have a go !
All this for just £100 and includes a training kit : waxes, bloods, paints and products plus many of the items used will be available to purchase
Venue – St Johns church rooms, Wrotham Road, Meopham Kent- DA13 0AA
Improvers face painting – Suitable for those with some previous experience in face painting.
This one day course will take you from the basics of Face Painting through into the next stage of more advanced techniques. This course is ideal for those with little experience or for those that have had more experience of face painting, you can learn new techniques from this day at many levels.
The day will include – Blending techniques recap- Brushwork techniques and skills to crete more advanced looks, design ideas and inspiration, including the shaping of the face, more advanced blending techniques, speed skills, stencilling, and a brief intro to our one stroke day.
There will be an opportunity to discuss business policies, including insurance, and the opportunity for further discussions of any related business areas.
Venue: Greenwich – Mycenae House , 90 Mycenae Road , London SE3 7SE
What do I need to bring?
- All paints, brushes sponges etc are provided for use on the day.
- A camera is a good idea to record your achievements and to use as a reminder of designs.
- Wet wipes or a flannel is a good idea as we do encourage each person to be painted, it is important to experience having your face painted.
If you have any questions please call or email us: Contact Us
Follies run regular Body Painting Training Courses: a great introductory 2 days to this fabulous art form finishing with a completed body paint and the opportunity for portfolio images.
Introduction – This two-day course introduces the painter to the art of body painting. The painter will be led from the basic stages of paint application techniques through to more intricate designs, including clothing, fantasy designs and logos.
No requirements are necessary to join this course.
The course runs from 10am until 4pm on two consecutive days.
Course fees – £350
Venue: St Johns Church Rooms, Wrotham, Road, Meopham, Kent DA130AA (private & picturesque)
(Kits may be purchased on the course if required).
NB: Accommodation can be arranged/recommended if required
This course will include the following:
- Use of all paints and products
- Introduces the painter to the art of body painting; The painter will be led from the basic stages of paint application techniques through to more intricate designs, including clothing, fantasy designs and logos.
- Certificate of attendance
If you wish to participate fully in this course you will need to bring a model with you for the second day at least and possibly for both days . Alternatively models can sometimes be provided for an extra small fee.
Any questions - please call or email us: Contact Us
A balloon twisting workshop covers
- do’s and don’ts of ballooning (inc health & safety)
- different twists
- models to increase your repertoire!
Great for fund raising or an extra for parties. Learn how to make…..
The Flying Mouse
Swords (basic and pirate)
Teddy Bear – cute
Wrist band – Flower
2 types of Flower
Hugging bear– All Heart
Basic Hats and
anything else (time allowing).
Minimum 10 models and maximum fun.
Venue -Meopham Leisure Centre, Wrotham Road (just off A227), Meopham, Kent DA13 0AH
5 hour workshop £120 per person
Includes-Basic notes, balloons, Tea and coffee.
Free balloons to take away……..
Extra balloons and pumps available for purchase.
The Living Art Show is a creative and visual extravaganza, an event that combines a feast of magnificent body painted models alongside musicians and performance artistes.
It is a chilled vibe with camping included in tciket price -on site for artistes and models.
This is one not to be missed.
Friday night- arrivals and chill time
Saturday 9.30-4.00pm Body paint competition
Cat walk Sat Evening
UV cavern party Sat night- till late
Sunday-We have demo sessions running – plus more comps to be announced soon!
Plus public- “Have a go” hands on face and body paint sessions
The theme for this years Living Art Show is British Icons
The Maui Waui Festival http://www.mauiwauievents.co.uk
25th till 27th August
The Maui Waui Festival is in Theberton Suffolk, just off the A12
near Saxmundham & Leiston –
Peak Hill Farm, Theberton, Suffolk, IP16 4TG
T he fee to attend enter and camp is £50-00 for the whole weekend - children come free with you but they must be registed to attend.
This is the total cost for you to enter the show – for one two or x3 days
This includes entry to the festival plus the living art show plus all of the festival events and camping is inclusive!–
If you choose to stay off site the fee is still payable.
Once you have applied we will send you an applictaion form if you iwsh to eneter as a model or painter
Please send completed applications to Thelivingartshow@gmail.com
Included 2x images or your work
Payment £50-00 by cheque to M Bylett or pay pal Mail@follies.co.uk or by link on site