Why Hire A Professional Face Painter?

Balloon Animals Featured Blog Post, by Balloon Artist Dale Obrochta

Face Painting is one of those professions that gives the appearance to many that “anyone can do it.”  That isn’t strictly true.  Yes, most people if they choose can learn to face paint, but being a professional face painter means that you are a business person providing a personal service. Many groups get volunteers to … Read more

Liability Issues for Face Painters

Balloon Animals Featured Blog Post, by Balloon Artist Dale Obrochta

Liability is not just about having insurance, it is about how you operate your business and deal with your clients and your suppliers.  You have a responsibility to the public to be operating in a safe, hygienic and competent manner.  This means everything from having a safe work area to using approved cosmetic products and … Read more

Competition or Network?

Balloon Animals Featured Blog Post, by Balloon Artist Dale Obrochta

It is a business fact that we will have competition. No matter how small our market area is there will be someone else who will be offering the same or similar services and be after the same customers.  This is not a bad thing.  And our competitors are not bad people.  In fact competition can … Read more

Display Options for Face Painters

Balloon Animals Featured Blog Post, by Balloon Artist Dale Obrochta

When you are planning to set-up to work as a professional face painter you will need to consider how you will show your potential clients what you are able to paint or the choices they have that particular day. Your choice of methods is fairly wide depending on how much you want to spend, how … Read more

Media Relations for Face Painters

Balloon Animals Featured Blog Post, by Balloon Artist Dale Obrochta

Get Your Name in the Newspaper As a face painter it is always great to see photographs of your work in the newspaper or on the local television news.  But it is even nicer when you are mentioned by name. Local reporters usually attend events in the community where you will be painting and often … Read more

The Best Advertising Idea

Balloon Animals Featured Blog Post, by Balloon Artist Dale Obrochta

Advertising is expensive and often, in our business, really does not generate the business it should.  People looking for face painters have an immediate need – they aren’t likely to see an advertisement somewhere and say to themselves, “oh I really need a face painter!”  No, our potential customers usually think about hiring us when … Read more

Easy Face Painting using Glitter Tattoos

Balloon Animals Featured Blog Post, by Balloon Artist Dale Obrochta

For those who feel that their face painting skills are not up to painting professionally glitter tattoos offer an easy and extremely popular alternative.  No drawing or painting skill is involved, they are quick, easy and beautiful, and have the advantage of lasting several days. The process is very simple.  All you need are self-adhesive … Read more