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Is face paint makeup?

Is face paint makeup? 550 618 Consie Sindet

This past weekend was my first face painting party for 2013. It was for a 4 year old’s birthday. I love that age for face painting. The kids are completely into it and the boys say yes to glitter!! One of the dads asked me if I also did makeup. I always find this question…

Superhero Valentine

Superhero Valentine 150 150 Consie Sindet

Much to my sister’s delight, this year I volunteered to make my nephew’s Valentines for preschool. The Superhero idea we chose is not a new one and there are versions of it all over Pinterest. Since I had to make 26 of them, I didn’t want the project to be too time consuming. Here are…

Creative Every Day • January

Creative Every Day • January 150 150 Consie Sindet

I recently stumbled upon a blog, Creative Every Day, by artist Leah Piken Kolidas. She hosts a challenge on her blog that encourages her followers to try something new as often as they can, be it every day or just once a month. She does this by posting a theme at the end of one…

Out of chaos comes beauty

Out of chaos comes beauty 550 382 Consie Sindet

As a general rule, I find it hard to start a project if my work space is in chaos. This goes for work I do at home as well as face and body painting or mural jobs where I have to setup my supplies each time. Everything has its place and is neatly lined up…

Enjoy the moment

Enjoy the moment 150 150 Consie Sindet

I started back to school this week. This hopefully will be my last semester as a college student as I finish my BA in Fine Art. I get nervous before any new adventure and so decided to do a little henna on myself to take my mind off of the upcoming classes. I started doing…

A different take on the Black Tuxedo Jacket

A different take on the Black Tuxedo Jacket 150 150 Consie Sindet

At the January monthly meeting of the women’s business group I belong to, BW Nice, it was announced that I would get the opportunity to once again create a body paint for our fundraising event, The Red Shoe. The Red Shoe is a fashion show luncheon that raises funds for SAFE In Hunterdon, a local…

And so it begins…

And so it begins… 150 150 Consie Sindet

Hi there and thanks for checking out my blog! Recently I had one of those grand epiphanies about myself. I realized that as much as I love being creative, I need a reason to do so. I am not one of those artists that wake in the morning with a burning desire to paint something.…