How to create a butterfly face-paint look

With Melissa Bourne
Duration22 minutes
Skill levelFoundation


In this tutorial, you will learn the essential steps of creating a face painting look based on a theme. You will explore how to transfer a 2D butterfly design onto a 3D surface such as a face. You will focus on refining your accuracy, blending and balancing skills.

Technical skills

  • Accuracy
  • Balance
  • Blend
  • Brush
  • Design
  • Fine brush
  • Small brush
  • Sponge
  • Spray


Contributor: Melissa Bourne
Model: Jack Roe
Make-Up Artist: Melissa Bourne
Photographer: Andrew Gilbert

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