Bodypainting

Bodypainting for all types and sizes of events, parties, functions and promotions.

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    Custom stencils can be made to order for logos, words and phrases, geometric shapes and complex designs.

  • Bodypainting can be done on your staff before the event and on the guests during the event.
  • Additional artists can be sourced.
  • Models, performers, dancers and other talents can be sourced.
  • Two types of bodypainting makeups are available: 1/ alcohol based makeup/paint, which is sweat proof, friction proof and waterproof, and 2/ water based ones which will remove with water, heavy sweating and heavy friction.
  • All of the products used are professional quality cosmetic grade brand names with long established reputations for quality and safety.
  • All airbrushes, brushes and sponges are soaked in 99% Isopropyl alcohol
  • All equipment and peripheral items used are washed in 99% Isopropyl alcohol.
  • Joshua is  located in downtown Toronto and therefore for any and all events located outside the City of Toronto, will incur a travelling fee.
  • If you require painting over any kind of garments, props and other kinds of items to blend with the bodypainting, there is an an extra materials fee incurred.

 

2018 Bodypainting Rates

  • The 2018 rate is $150 per hour, with a two hour minimum, so $300 is the starting rate, however this amount fluctuates depending on specific circumstances such as if stencils are required, assistants, special makeups and so on.
  • Each additional bodypainting artist is $150 per hour.
  • A non refundable 50% deposit is required to reserve the date and the time, which can be paid online via Paypal, Interac or in person. 
  • The difference in payment is due no later than 7 days after the painting was completed, otherwise a 10% interest rate will be applied bi-weekly and after four weeks or 30 days of non payment, a report to credit aegncies will be filed.
  • We require 72 hours cancellation notice, otherwise payment in full is due.
    All custom stencils are $50 per stencil. Duplicate stencils are $25 each after the first one has been made.
  • Any job booked with 72 hours of an event is considered a RUSH job and the PANIC pricing is $500 for no more than four hours of labor, and $1000, from 4 hours to 8 hours.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: “What can be painted in just one hour?”

A: It takes one artist that is working alone approximately 20 minutes to 40 minutes to paint one or more plain colors onto someone, from head to toe. This does not leave a lot of time to do much more than airbrush a logo or slogan or simple stencil design, and this does not include the face.

Q: How long does it take to paint a superhero?

A: It takes one artist at least 2 hours of non stop painting to do a very basic, plain, non realistic superhero. It takes at least  4 hours to create a realistic superhero.

Q: What kind of ideas are there for paintings?

A: Animal themes, UV blackight themes, abstract colors and design themes, water themes, horror themes, zombies are just a few ideas.