Family fun throughout the day with face painting, demonstrations and competitions.
Explore your creative side with the Showzam Face-painting Festival. Now in its third year, the Showzam Face Painting Festival is an event for professional face and body artists, as well as families and those who face paint just for fun! Come and get your face painted by professional face and body artists during the informal ‘jamming’ sessions and then shop ‘til you drop at the many stalls stocking everything from brushes to glitter tattoos. Free parent and child Beginners Workshops will take place at 11 am and 1 pm (booking essential), for those who want to learn how to paint for fun.
Free activities include:-
• Kids messy area. (All day – no booking required) Have a go in our messy ‘try out area’, where all paints are provided and experienced face painters will be on hand to help you and your child transform each other into beautiful butterflies tigers or superheroes.
• Parent and child face painting workshops. (11-12 am or 1–2 pm, booking essential – click here)
In these fun parent and child workshops, you will learn some basic brush and sponge skills, and have a go at some basic designs for boys and girls. Parents will be given an information sheet full of useful advice on buying paints, techniques and painting safely to take away so you can have fun at home.
Professional face and body artists will also be there demonstrating this amazing art throughout the day, you will be able to chat to them about their art, and even get your face painted for free.
There will be amateur and professional competitions, as well as face paint retailers, so you can you can buy face paints to have fun with your children at home.
For professional Face and Body Painting Artists:-
Plenty of space for jamming, demonstrations on stage by the some of the best British face and body painters, plus retailers and competitions make this the best Face and Body painting event in the north of England.
New for this year – body painting room, body painting demo and jam
Please visit the official Facebook page for detailed information for professional face and body painters attending this event. https://www.facebook.com/ShowzamFacePaintingFestival