It may not be Halloween yet, but we're halfway there! Here's a sexy spider look for your next witchy, creepy or gothy night.
You can use any colors as the base; I used pastel…Continue
I always have felt like part of me is a destructo-monster. With Godzilla coming out, I've got the perfect eye look for your inner dinosaur.
I used all Mehron Paradise…Continue
Added by Painted Mistress on May 20, 2014 at 5:23am — No Comments
I love having blue eyes because wearing orange is really a challenge for my skin tone, but with the right eyeshadow I can pull it off!
Here's a pictorial of my neon orange pop look for blue…Continue
Here's a super fast, cute design that adults and kids love. It's easy to reproduce and to add extra flare to if you have more time.
I got a message earlier this week on Facebook:
"I have to tell you. We may not ever really know each other except from FB, your sister and I were friends in HS but you have a strength and kindness about you that I don't fully understand. I just wanted you to know that your positive…
Shu Uemura has a new princess themed collection that includes a product called "Lip and Cheek Fun-tasy Colors." I was lucky enough to win this set through a random drawing!…Continue
Added by Painted Mistress on February 7, 2014 at 5:00am — No Comments
I'm sick of worrying about how much I weigh. I'm not special here; most people (men and women) get caught up in what they think is important or attractive. We think that our partners will desire us more if we weigh less, that our lives will be better if we were smaller or that we'd…
Texas seems to be nothing but cold weather lately, so I wanted to do a cold weather inspired look. I'd recently gotten these Martha Stewart Dobbers- which are these round little sponges with plastic holders. I've been finding all kinds of uses for them! I picked up some craft…Continue
My lovely sister allowed me to paint my one-stroke dragon on her over the holiday. I wanted to share this picture tutorial so that you can follow along and make mystical dragons everywhere ('cause everything is better with dragons).
This season offers us a time to celebrate all things sparkly. Here’s a new way to take a basic holly design and extend it into a classy bracelet. I did this bracelet in parts to show each color as it was added, however, you could totally do it all at once if you are careful…Continue
Added by Painted Mistress on December 6, 2013 at 5:00am — No Comments
This holiday is the first year I'm working a holiday fair that last three days. I've been putting a lot of planning into having all my supplies and everything ready, but the biggest thing I have to do is work on my designs!
When I start a new design, I usually start with a sketch. here are a…Continue
I hope you enjoy this red panda face painting tutorial.
Working with kids can be joyous or stressful depending a lot on how you approach them. Sure, kids have their bad days (and sometimes it's the parents that are the worst to deal with), but I'm going to offer my top tips for managing children and getting the most out of working with them!
Added by Painted Mistress on November 6, 2013 at 9:37pm — No Comments
Here's a video tutorial on how I do my double-dip flowers eye design. Most of the difficulty is just getting the right brushes! After you get the hang of making petals, it is so easy to vary this design to make new things.…Continue
Geisha and Shironuri
Few people will deny the allure of a Geisha's painted face. The pure white contrasted with the blood red is iconic. What is fascinating is that that simple contrast of white face and red occurs in many cultural areas. In this blog post, I'll introduce you to two styles that use white face and discuss the products I use to…Continue
In this post I'll show you the step-by-step process to making yourself up into a cute red fox!
Added by Painted Mistress on September 24, 2013 at 5:09am — No Comments
I've always admired the landscape face paintings of other artists, so I wanted to try my own. First I search to find a decent sunset picture that had some nice contrast and color ranges in it. Here's what I choose:
I just want to thank the Glam express community for making me a spotlight member! You guys are awesome! I'll be sure to share lots of colorful fun stuff here with you all!
Added by Painted Mistress on September 6, 2013 at 3:11pm — No Comments