Stag face paint: Just So Festival 2017

Next up in our week of costume and face paint ideas for the Tribal Tournament at Just So 2017, it’s those proud and mighty stags. We will definitely be stags one year as you always see some awesome costumes around the festival. Here’s my interpretation of the design of this year’s Tribal head as a face paint idea… I really enjoyed this one – it’s simple and decorative. Here’s how I did it, using a party set of Snazaroo face paints, and a set of Snazaroo brushes: Use a sponge or brush to apply white face paint over the nose and up to the forehead.…

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Easy DIY owl mask: Just So Festival 2017

I’ve shared my owl face paint idea for Just So 2017, now I’m handing over to creative genius Victoria for a super-easy, no-sew DIY owl mask… Tweet Twoo! If you want to swoop in on your tree top friends, it would be wise (get it!) to gather as many feathers as you can shake a duster at and you are pretty much ready to fly. This mask looks effective but is so easy to make. The mask I found was already dramatically shaped (its from Tiger stores), but if you can’t find one like this don’t flap as the tall feathers…

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Easy no-sew fish costume: Just So Festival 2017

Following on from my face paint idea for the Fish tribe at the Just So Festival this year, I’m handing over to Victoria, my brilliant festival friend, and all-round costume queen. Victoria has come up with some fantastically easy no-sew costume ideas for all the tribes, and here she’ll share how to make a shimmering fish mask… If it sparkles, glitters and shines, it’s fishy enough for Just So! The disco divas of the sea, ideas are inspired by bubble wrap tendrils, sequin fabric mermaid tails, fishing nets and seashells. Go on make a splash! To make this fishy sea creature…

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DIY fish face paint and the Just So Festival 2016

It’s about this time of year that we make our tribal announcement for our pilgrimage to the Just So Festival (read all about the Tribal Tournament that includes owls, foxes, stags, lions, fish and frogs), and I’m giving you a mega sneak peek of our costumes. This will be our fourth visit to Just So, and Ez and I have been owls every single time. Until now. Because this year we are all going to be FISH! Well, some kind of fish/mermaid/sea creature/pirate mash up to please all four members of the family. We’re so excited! The great thing about…

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