Our Members

QBAS  includes make-up artists, face-painters, balloon artists, special effects artists, and prenatal belly painters. Some members are also accomplished artists in other, more traditional, fields, and many have won awards for their work.

 


Sandra Temple – QBAS Founder

http://SandraTempleBodyPainter.com http://SandraTemple.com  https://www.facebook.com/SandraTempleFineArt Body painting is not generally considered a fine art form, yet it is based on one of the earliest forms of artistic expression of man. It is with this in mind that Sandra has applied herself to promoting body painting, bringing it into the forefront as the…

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Anke Catesby – QBAS Co-Founder

http://AnkeCatesby.com http://ArtHappens.com.au http://Facebook.com/ArtHappensAnkeCatesby After many years of painting nudes on traditional surfaces, Anke’s art now happens ON bodies.  Working on a living canvas opens up a lot of possibilities, as well as challenges.

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Simon Catesby – Co-Founder

http://NatatorPhotography.com.au   Simon has been an avid photographer for over 30 years.  He sees body painting projects as a true team effort, where his role is to capture the beautiful, yet transient, art so that it may be enjoyed well after the model has been forced to shower it off.

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Diana Ormston

http://www.djodesignskidz.com/ https://www.facebook.com/DJODESIGNS Diana is a professional artist based in Brisbane, and has a very broad artistic range. She has over five years of experience with art projects, from the design and concept stage right through to completion. Diana’s projects include private, corporate and community projects, commissions and large events.

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Melanie Hughes

http://www.embellishfaceandbodyart.com.au https://www.facebook.com/EmbellishFaceandBodyArt The Face & Body Art began as a way to embrace the imaginations of her children and others that she was a Care Provider for. This has been an activity that Melanie has used to elaborate onto extended play with children. They always ask Melanie to paint them,…

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Cathy Bell

  A recent addition with a slightly darker edge, Cathy has a penchant for the gory and gruesome. Having learnt new skills through the Australian Costumers Guild, Adelaide Chapter, she now applies these diverse skills to the creation of her Cospaints, Zombie effects and body art.

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Shelley Chalmers

http://www.shelleyl.com.au/ https://www.facebook.com/Shelleylchalmers.chainmaille/ Hooked on arts and crafts since she was a child, Shelley entered (and won) many events with her work.

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Lorraine Halse-Smith

  http://www.fairylane.com.au/ https://www.facebook.com/FairyRaine https://www.facebook.com/ArtbyFairyRaine Lorraine is our resident Fairy, bringing delight to many children with her work. She is closely linked with many children’s charities, but also happily transforms faces at private and corporate events.

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Carleen Adorn

  http://www.adornfaceart.net/ https://www.facebook.com/AdornFaceArt/ Carleen has been face painting for over 6 years and never tires of seeing the joy in a child’s eyes when they look at themselves in the mirror after being painted.

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Robyn Janetzki

http://www.alwayswickedart.com.au/ https://www.facebook.com/pages/Always-Wicked-Art/ Robyn is blessed to come from an amazingly creative family of Artists, Actors, Writers, Musicians and Scientists. She studied Facepainting, Body Art, Magic and Balloon Comedy from the many wonderful Instructors at the 2007 Wonder Down Under Convention in Melbourne.

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Kelli MacAlpine

  https://www.facebook.com/MisKDesigns Kelli specializes in enhancing the internal and external beauty of all her clients. Her striking designs draw the attention of the crowds, which might explain Kelli’s many awards for body art  

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Ria Willering

  http://www.RiaWillering.weebly.com Ria has been credited with pioneering body painting in Australia and internationally. Over a 27 year span her living works of art have extended to television, major exhibitions and festivals.

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Jasmine Phillips

https://www.facebook.com/jasminephillipsdesign https://www.facebook.com/EnchantedDesignsFacePainting Jasmine Phillips is a professional artist, freelance graphic designer and face and body painter with a passion for colour, creativity and story telling. Based on Tamborine Mountain, she has been providing face painting, body art, and pregnant belly art services to the Scenic Rim, greater Gold Coast area,…

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