BodyCraft Cleethorpes

BodyCraft Cleethorpes

The gathering of body paint models and body painters  painters in the North East of England took place again in March 2018

The event was well attended with the theme this year of WILD- it was interpreted in many way from whip cracking cow girls to creative fantasy creatures, The Living Art Show attended to create a body paint and to share news of our upcoming body painting Festival in The Summer of this year. More info 

The theme at BodyCraft Cleethorpes was wild – so we interpreted it to match our theme for this years show of Magic!

Creating this amazing look on our lovley model Jaimie who was a first time body painting model, his wife Jackie jack was at the BodyCraft Cleethorpes event and actually won a second place in the Face Painting competition.

We entitled the looked Drago- whom I believe may be from the Game of Thrones Show? Our Wild and magical Witch Doctor Drago was born! We even had ago at live streaming on You Tube throughout the body painting process, we posted this on your you tube channel alongside our other videos and information about face painting and body painting see the link here- YOU TUBE 

If you loved the whole experience at BodyCraft Cleethorpres and would like to repeat it the n do come and join us at The Living Art Show Body Painting Festival 2018

Find the info for the show as below or book here

The Living Art Show is a creative and visual extravaganza, an event that combines a feast of magnificent body painted models alongside musicians and performance artistes.

Come Join us at Body Painting Festival 2018 for this eclectic blend of face and body painters artistes, models, creative’s and photographers at our 2018-Body painting festival Extravaganza- It takes place on the 24th to 26th August at the Maui Waui Festival in Thebarton in Suffolk.

The Living Art Show Body Painting Festival 2018 weekend will include a Glitter Body Art body painting competition, a full one day body painting competition a catwalk show, face painting and body art tutorials and demonstrations; “Have a go sessions” plus a U.V paint party cavern on the Saturday night! (Painters and models more information at base of page!)

The theme for this years Living Art Show Body Painting Festival 2018 is MAGIC in all of its wonderful guises!


Image Artiste Liz Bylett – Summers Magic


Body Painting Festival 2018 event is for anyone that enjoys art, likes music and loves to have fun.

The theme for 2018 show is “MAGIC”

The Living Art Show Body Painting Festival 2018 weekend will include

  • Friday afternoon – Glitter body art Competition
  • Saturday 9.30-4.00pm Body paint competition
  • Cat walk Sat Evening  6pm
  • UV cavern party Sat night 7.30pm – till late
  • Sunday– Freestyle paint day and festival fun catwalk
  • We have demo sessions running – plus more comps to be announced soon!
  • Plus public- “Have a go” hands on face and body paint sessions

We wish to thanks all of our team including back stage organisation the models, painters, demonstrators, and our fab show SPONSORS SNAZAROO, STARGAZER, KRYOLAN, MAGIC BOX, FESTIVAL FACE, and GLITTERTASTICS

Part of our 2017 show line up





24th to 26th August at the Maui Waui Festival

Peakhill Farm,



IP16 4TG

2017 Show Winner – Artiste June Waller  Model – Verity Millett  Image – James Lyon


To enter the competition as a body painter or apply to model at the event or to come as photographer or to watch the show email us thelivingartshow@gmail.comor book here

For those of you that may wish to learn this fabulous skill- we are the professionals to learn with and run a whole range of courses in Face Painting, Body painting, Henna, Special Effects, Glitter festival Eye Designs and Make Up classes these courses run in London and Kent Book Here and you can also learn with us on line with our fabulous on line training classes and tutorials The course is based over seven sessions that break down the learning process and may be worked through at your own pace over seven weeks if you choose. The Course is accredited by the Follies Academy and Certificates are industry recognised and will allow you to gain insurance in the industry.

Another great starting and inexpensive point for you to learn how to use these fabulous water based face and body paint products is to buy our book, this book takes you through the processes and shows you many of the designs with fabulous step by steps of the popular face painting designs for children’s parties, you can then also adapt these into more adult looks for parties and events. Check out the book here

We sell pro kits on our web site and on our Learn to Face Paint in class or on line with Follies classes which may be purchased here at our on line face painting shop Click for SHOP

Or book us to attend your event with The Living Art Show Body Painting Festival catwalk show, or a team of face and body painters or just one face painter for a children’s party, whatever your request give us a call 01474812524

We look forward to sharing some painting fun with you soon

Friday is arrivals day with 11am arrivals, tent pitching if required and some fun workshops from 2pm

Plus the Glitter body art comp from 4pm

Saturday sees the main painting day commencing at 9am with a six hour paint session

There are two categories to choose from individual paints or pairs paints- you may choose whichever category suits All; levels of painters are welcome it is a very relaxed and friendly environment promoting inclusion for all levels.

There are few rules and regs – props and prosthetic applications may all be used for the looks.

There will be a catwalk show for the models to show off the painters fabulous works of art at the end of the day.

Sunday sees a freestyle day with an airbrush workshop and a glitter bling competition

if you have any questions please do drop us an email- its a great fun event and open to all so don’t be nervous- you wont regret entering!


 Body Painting Festival 2018

Weekend Schedule-

 Friday arrivals from 11am Friday

Friday-Workshops and Jam

Glitter and Bling #Glitterboobiesandbooties competition 4 till 6pm

7pm Evening glitter partay

Saturday-Body painting competition theme – Magic

Categories- Solo artistes working alone
Pairs artistes painting in pairs open to students and newbie painters too.

9 till 4pm with an hour break

Judging 4 till 5pm
Festival Main Stage catwalk show with aerial trapeze 6 till 7pm
UV Cavern Party 8 till late

Sunday-10am freestyle pairs painting for marquee catwalk show

Booking here-

Marquee Catwalk 4pm

Any questions team ask away

book to join us for 2018 here  here

Or if you wish to attend the BodyCraft Cleethorpes festival in 2019 see the link here 

We hope to paint with you very soon


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