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60 Workshops at the WBF 2016

Early Bird

Austria, World Bodypainting Festival:
Huge program within 4 days.
ONLY € 339 for 
4 days of education, Free Shirt PLUS
Festival Pass for all main days!

Book now

New WB Academy Programs in Kiev, Ukraine

The next WB Academy programs have been confirmed for December 5th - 8th 2015 in Kiev, Ukraine with Russian Bodypainting artist and long term WB-Academy Instructor Yulia Vlasova. Within the 4 days program we are showing advanced airbrush bodypainting techniques as well as new materials and elements from the Cosplay industry, which can be perfectly customized for your bodypainting model. 

This workshop will also be included in the workshop programs of the World Bodypainting Festival 2016 in Austria. More details for Kiev can be found on the WB-Academy Ukraine Website

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USA, Atlanta: WB Academy @ Living Art America 2015

We are very happy to announce this years "WB Academy" affiliation with the North American Bodypainting Competition "Living Art America". Offering an educational program with some of the best artists in the world. Sponsored by CAMELEON, The WB Academy will be healed October 1st and 2nd in downtown, Atlanta at the Georgia Fright Depot. For more information please click on the tab below.  Details and Bookings 

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London: Bodypainting Course on 2 weekends / 4 days

In April & May we choose 2 weekends to provide a bodypainting course for beginners and intermediate in central London. This workshop is geared to beginners who want to get into bodypainting and people who want to intensify and refine their basic skills with in depth knowledge and take it to the next level.
WB Academy instructor Wolf Reicherter will, over 4 intense days, share all his bodypainting knowledge and give many tipps and tricks that will make your start as a bodypainter smooth and fun. The class is supported by "Diamond FX".

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WB Academy at the World Bodypainting Festival 2015, a record program

Just in time before Christmas we are happy to publish the overview of the huge education program within the World Bodypainting Festivals 2015. The WB Academy in the festival week from 28 June until 2 July 2015 is hosting incredibly 65 full day workshops and the Global Bodypainting Conference. 45 fine selected instructurs are teaching everything around the art of bodypainting, airbrush, special effects, make-up and photography.

Thanks for the support of our partners and sponsoren we are able to offer affordable workshops that still have a small class size and intimate atmospher. The 5 days WB Academy Pass can be purchased for the early bird price of € 349

Overview and all Details are available on the special festival Website www.bodypainting-festival.com

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New WB Academy Instructor, Make-up Artist Denis Kartashev


Hong Kong: Creative Make-up with Denis Kartashev

Last year the WB Academy started working with one of the biggest talents in the make-up industry, the Russian Make-up Artist Denis Kartashev. The next programs with Denis will be held in St. Petersburg from September 24-27 and Hong Kong from November 7-8. With our partner Karen Chi Kwan Yiu, we are currently working on a new WB-Academy branch in the Asian metropole Hong Kong.

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Serbia: Airbrush Bodypainting Masterclass in Belgrade

With the vast growth of the WB-Academy programs at the World Bodypainting Festival, we are now introducing the WB-Academy Worldwide. Starting with September and October there will be workshops offered in the Ukraine, USA and Serbia, as well as a longer running program in South Korea.

Book now for Belgrad, Serbia: scheduled for October 19. Within the Body Art Festival Serbia we are offering a very intense full day master class in Airbrush Bodypainting for (beginners to advanced) with Ernst Wieser. There are lots of stunning and unique tricks to be learned from this experienced airbrush artist and judge of the World Championships. For more information please click on the tab below.

Details & Booking

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Berlin: Special Effects Basics, 3D Character Make-up

For the first time we are happy to announce a "WB Academy" Program in Berlin. Special Effects and 3D Charakter Make-up powered by Senjo Color are organized in May 9th and 10th, 2015.  SFX Specialist Tsen Gansukh and the "Bodypainting Crew Berlin" art teaching in this 2-day class all basics of a successful special effects Bodypaintings. From the development of a design up to gluing and painting all steps are done by the participants under the professional guidance of the experts.
By getting a great support of Senjo, we are able to offer a very special price of only € 249 including all materials.
Book soon, only 10 places!

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