There are a number of fantastic places out on the web for people who are interested in face painting. One of the paint brands that I use is Snazaroo. Snazaroo has a fantastic photo library from artists around the world. You can visit Snazaroo at

Another company that makes face paint is Mehron. They also make a greasepaint that is used by clowns. When I’ve clowned, I’ve used Mehron’s greasepaint and it has worked. You can see Mehron at

An additional company that makes facepaint and theatrical makeup is Kryolan. They have some very lovely interference paints. You can see Kryolan at

After working with the Birmingham Jaycees on their haunted house for 15 years, I enjoy painting faces that incorporate special effects. A great supplier of special effects makeup and appliances is Bloody Mary. Bobbie Weiner did the makeup for the drowning victims in James Cameron’s Titanic. You can see her makeup at

There is a great directory for face painters at There are artists from all over the world represented there.

On the Birmingham, AL, USA level, there are several resources available for parents. The Birmingham Fun and Family is free and available at many locations around the Birmingham metro area. You can visit them at

Another local resource for moms and families is the Alabama Baby & Child at They host several Babypalooza Baby & Maternity expos, and have a page with birthday party resources, too.

Another resource for parents is the Birthdays in Birmingham web site. It offers information on many different options for parties at

The best resource on the web for henna information is the Henna Page. Visit it at

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