Category Archives: Art

Professional Beauty London 2017-by Bobbi Bicker


by Bobbi Bicker. My visit at the Professional Beauty London 2017 – Trade Show. Excel London 26-27 February 2017 Another fantastic event organised by Professional Beauty team. I had the pleasure of attending Professional Beauty London 2017 for both days this year. First of all let me tell you a bit about the event. Professional Beauty is a Trade show, the biggest of its kind, for professionals in the Beauty, Spa and Salon Industry. Therefore you can expect to find many leading global companies in beauty, skin care, spa, nail, equipment, tanning, and medical beauty all exhibiting their products.While most […]

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Kryolan Masterclass 2016


The Famous Kryolan Masterclass… by Bobbi Bicker “To become the Best, you learn from the Best” First of all let me say it was an amazing event. I was very lucky to have attended the Kryolan Masterclass 2016 held at Condé Nast College of Fashion & Design  3-4 September 2016. The most famous Make-Up Artists in the world, sharing their knowledge with us. Tips, and wonderful stories of their experience working in major films and working with celebrities. Loved hearing all they had to say about their journey in becoming what they are today THE BEST at their craft. I was very excited […]

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Kryolan UK Campaign Launch-Persephone’s Rise.


by Bobbi Bicker Last night I had the honour of attending one of the best events in London for 2015. The Launch of the new campaign organised by KryolanUk,  titled Persephone’s Rise – Queen of the Underworld. Kryolan’s latest and most creative campaign and introduction of M.U.I Magazine Issue 2. Head of make-up for Kryolan UK Paul Merchant has devised and created this breathtaking campaign which explores a journey of character transformation through a variety of make-up techniques and looks, he said: “The campaign was inspired by a Greek mythological tale of betrayal, transformation and power”. Persephone’s Rise forms the inspiration behind […]

Halloween Makeup.


by Bobbi Bicker Most Face painters loves Halloween, as it allows you to be creative and paint any designs you like from scary, spooky, pretty, sparkly you name it, it is all done during Halloween. It can be satisfying in regard to earnings but very stressful as well, having to choose the right jobs depending on location, fee, or having to turn down many of your friends that haven’t booked you in time and feel let down by you. I have a few tips to anybody that loves dressing up and enjoys halloween. 1- Hire a professional face/bodypainter if you are the […]

SuperShoes Laced with Hope.


by Bobbi Bicker I recently wrote an article for Global Woman Magazine about Supershoes  and the inspiring woman behind the charity Sarah White. She has been recently awarded the Points of Light award by the Prime Minister David Cameron, e very prestigious award which recognizes outstanding individual volunteers, people who are making a change in their community and inspiring others. Each day, someone, somewhere in the country is selected to receive the award to celebrate their remarkable achievements. I am honoured to be part of the amazing group of the SiperArtists and to be painting Supershoes for almost 2years, every time I get a pair on […]

Bodypainting for F.U.S.E Fashion Show #LFWSS16


“Stunning Transgender female model Johanna Londinium opened the London Fashion Week SS16 F.U.S.E show” … “Transgender female model Johanna Londinium opened the London Fashion Week F.U.S.E show on Sunday night and blew the audience away with her elegance… “Bodypainted trans model highlights inclusivity at show inspired by Caitlyn Jenner”… This were some of the headlines that captivated readers about the much anticipated show that I  had the pleasure of Bodypainting 3 beautiful models for the opening of F.U.S.E Fashion Show, during #LFWSS16 at The Grand Ballroom at the Montcalm Hotel, Mayfair London filmed by FashionTV, the show didn’t disappoint. The ballroom of […]

NYX UK & Ireland Face Awards 2015


Last night I attended The 1s NYX UK & Ireland FACE (Fine Artistry of Cosmetics Elites) Awards, with my good friend Nathalie Farmer, the owner of The Facepainting Shop, our good friend Maria Malone Guerbaa was so kind to invite us to this fabulous event full of glamorous people, Maria and another friend of ours Anna Lingis were amongst the 5 talented finalists that transformed their faces into ‘freak show’ themed pieces of make-up artistry. The event was held at the beautiful Ham Yard Hotel, in London, we were ushered downstairs on the basement bar, with amazing interiors, the bar […]

Trompe L’oeil style, Mystical Forrest Mural


I had so much fun painting this mural at one of my very good friends house Maurice Sparrow. He is also a photographer and the room serves as his photographic studio. My client wanted to use the painting as a back drop for his photography as well. After talking and exchanging ideas on what he liked, I came up with a mystical forest that you can see from a medieval doorway Trompe L’oeil style. I wanted the viewer to be transported somewhere magical, I was inspired by a tapestry I use to have at home while growing up, I use […]

Judging for Illusion Magazine


Here Comes the Sun – Face Painting Competition    Last week I was asked by the Publishers/Editors of  Illusion Magazine  to be the guest Judge for their  Face Painting competition, themed “Here Comes the SUN” inspired by summer and the glorious SUN. They have competitions running monthly with different themes, great way to showcase your work if you are in the industry and draw inspiration from other Artists. Illusion Magazine is one of my favorite Magazines and very popular amongst face and body painters, is great to get ideas, learn from some of the best in the industry and you can […]

Lord of the Rings “Argonath” Mural


Recently I was asked by a photographer friend of mine Maurice Sparrow to paint a couple of murals at his studio, which happens to be one of the rooms at his house. We made a Pinterest board and exchanged some ideas between us to choose what was best for his room. He loves Lord of the Rings movies, loves medieval style art, landscapes, fashion and wanted to use the murals as a backdrop for some of his photography. I love his studio, it has a lot of medieval features, a beautiful stone fireplace a lovely door which I decided to […]