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As Christmas fast approaches, it's time to reflect on another epic Halloween season.... Our annual face painting marathon at Tulleys Farm was as busy as ever, painting lots of zombies, clowns, sugar skulls, pumpkins, devils, skulls and monsters! As Halloween gets more and more popular to celebrate, even the smallest children want to be as scary as possible, although we have to be careful that they don't scare themselves when they look in the mirror! We love painting at Halloween as we can be more creative than usual with our techniques - following & exaggerating the natural lines of the face to create ageing and more scary looks, with lots of shading. As well as Tulleys, we also worked at T


Nestled in a usually damp but very beautiful valley in the Brecon Beacons in Wales, is the longstanding and ever popular Green Man Festival. This is a bit of a different one for us in that we only offer henna rather than our full range of services. We are part of the Nature Nurture area, run by Soul Stretch events and it is definitely a favourite on our festival calendar. The Green Man goers are a hardy lot, and despite having to deal with rain on a regular basis, carry on regardless and really make the best of the festival! They are also a very loyal bunch, with the same people coming back year after year, which is lovely for us as we have built up a bit of a client base, which is not that