Body Painting

We cover all of the basics that you need to get you started in this exciting career choice.

You may have even taken art as a subject at school. Application of body painting is the next step.

No experience or knowledge of body painting is required. We cover all of the basics that you need to get you started in this exciting career choice.

The creation in your mind is transferred to that precious commodity, willing skin. This course goes hand in hand with our Makeup Artistry course. This course may be studied back to back to make a more rounded profession. We will teach you the skills necessary to begin creating fine art bodypainting work of your own, constructing fantasy body paintings, myths, legends and goddesses.

Your future career possibilities:

  • Regional Body & Paint Development Manager
  • Body shop Prepper/Painter
  • Character Artist
  • Cinematics Technical Artist
  • Professional Face painter at events

Do you like to sketch, paint, doodle and create art?

Courses Available

Full Time

Course fees

R45 000

R15 000

Application Fee

R2 500

NOTE: Deposit and Application fees are non-refundable

The course includes colour mixing skills, creating a flawless base coat, stencilling, detailing and free-hand painting. Practical classes play a big part of this course, there is no substitute for the real thing. In this course we will also cover inspirational looks for festivals, fashion shoots and parties. You will learn how to create remarkable and impressive looks.

Body painting is rapidly growing as an artistic career in the U.K and is used for parties, shows and many advertising campaigns. The course is a full time program. Your 6 months will consist of weekly classes (Monday to Friday), from 09:00 – 13:00, lessons are a mixture of in class theory and practical outings. Student numbers are limited so please book early to avoid disappointment! You will get extensive course notes and additional hand-outs during the course.

Required Equipment

Body Painting Kit
Art Supplies

You have managed to cover a wide field, within a relatively short period of time. Thanks again for the effort from your team's side.

Mel (Full Time Makeup Artistry – Parent)

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