Both kids and adults alike love face painting. Kids want to look like their favorite cartoon character or even like a princess that’s why they love having their faces painted. Adults love face painting during Halloween and during sports matches between rival schools or rival professional teams. You can see face paint booths at fair grounds, carnivals, and at different parties. People lining up and waiting up for their turn to get their faces painted are a usual sight.
Materials used for face painting are paint, brushes and sponges. Face paints also have different categories. There are some face paints which you have to use water first before it will stick or blend with the brush. Face paint marker is another type of face paint which is usually black in color and is used to create the outline of the design. Another type of face paint is the face paint crayons. Some claim that this is the easiest to use and the quickest to finish designing on faces. They normally come in a box of 6 to 10 with different colors.
Using face paint crayons is perfect for those who want to decorate the face in quick and hassle free way. These crayons perform the same way as face paint does sans the mess and the need for water to spread it on. These could be useful for new face painting artists who are not that confident to use paint to design on the face. You can have more control on the design you’re doing with crayons. Crayons can be used by new artists to outline the design on the face and color it afterwards. Some artists combine the use of crayons and face paint. In order to create the outline where the paint is used to color the areas and create the shadows, these crayons could be used.
Face painting crayons are the best to use if a kid wants to start drawing or learning how to face paint. There will be no water spills or paint on the floor if they will use crayons on the faces. You can find these boxes of face paint crayons in the bookstore, craft store or any party provider shops. They’re sure to always have stocks of face painting crayons. You can practice on yourself or on other people once you have them. Make it fun experience for everyone.