Alison Bessant, Make up, Face and Body Artist from Milton Keynes.
Since switching careers from pharmaceutical science to art 16 years ago Alison has enjoyed creating thousands of pieces of instant art for children and adults. She loves to explore and develop new skills and creates full body art, costumes and headpieces as well as painting shoes, murals and upholstering .
Over the years Alison has won many awards including the prestigious Paintopia’s Professor’s Apprentice competition in which she awarded “Body Painting Professor of the year 2015’ following on from having been “Body Painting Apprentice of the year 2013’.
Her clients include many large uk and international companies and she enjoys regularly returning to work at big events such as those run by the Parks Trust as much as an evening of glamorous adult eye designs, or a family party full of adult superheroes!
2015 Paintopia Bodypaint Professor of the Year
2014 Paintopia Assisted Body Painting 3rd Place
2014 Paintopia Professional Face Painter 3rd Place
2014 Painswick Art Couture Festival Honourable Mention
2014 FACE (international Face Painting Association) Five Minute Face Award Winner
2014 FACE Open Competition 2nd Place
2013 Paintopia Body Painting Apprentice of the year.