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Thursday, 17 April 2014
 
 

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Issue 6 - April Welcome to issue 6 of Brush Strokes.  This month we are featuring the work of another two fantastic artists, Mark Reid and Emma Hack as well as articles on marketing your business, temporary tattoos and a report from the LaFete mega-jam in Louisiana.  As always we have some great step-by-steps for you to try and Kat has added another two films to our ever-expanding video library.  Happy reading!
Issue 6 - April

New articles...
Featured Artist - Mark Reid
Mark Reid talks to us about his latest work, future plans, and the healing power of paint.
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Featured Artist - Emma Hack
Acclaimed Australian painter, Emma Hack, paints anyone, or anything, that will stay still long enough for her to transform them into a work of art; from actors, fashion models, and celebrities, to cows, horses and crocodiles!!!
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The Business Side Of Body Painting
Canadian painter, Matthew Hennebury, earns his living airbrushing in night clubs.  Here he talks about how he started in this line of work and gives some useful advice on marketing yourself if you want to follow in his footsteps.
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Model Focus - Brenda Lee

Brenda Lee, shares her experience of being bodypainted for the first time and how she overcame years of low self-esteem and self-consciousness to model for this month's cover.


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Convention Review - La Fete 2008
Larissa Pelc reports back on La Fete - a massive Body Painting party in Louisiana, USA in March 2008.
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Temporary Tattoos Part 1
There are many different temporary tattoo products on the market.  We've been road- testing a few of them to see how easy they are to use and what sort of effects you can achieve.  Part One covers ForNow ink tattoos and glitter tattoos produced both with and without stencils.
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Angle Brushes
You can buy angle brushes at most makeup and art shops, but have you bought some and then couldn't figure out how you were supposed to use it?
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Latest News

The latest news from the world of face and body art.


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Step by Step - Dragon

Daniel Lasris of Katmandew Face and Body Art has done a fantastic step by step of a dragon for this month's issue.


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Step by Step - ForNow Tattoos

To go with this month's Tattoo article, we have another tattoo step by step, this one made with the ForNow system.


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Step by Step - Freehand Glitter Tattoo

To go with this month's Tattoo article, we have a step by step of a freehand glitter tattoo - not a stencil in sight...


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Step by Step - Glitter Stencil Tattoo

Glitter tattoos are hugely popular with children and adults alike so, to go with this month's temporary tattoos article.  Here is a step-by-step guide to doing a glitter tattoo using a stencil.


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