Vodka Club Body Paints

April 2010

I was asked to paint promoters, dancers and models for a Belvedere Vodka promo in an HK nightclub. I nearly didn’t make it due to an incredible rainstorm that had my bus stuck in the Aberdeen tunnel for over an hour!

Belvedere promo UV back yellow bpc

In UV paint, which in daylight is dayglo, but in blacklight, really only the red, yellow and green show. White and blue or purple are a bit dull in all the brands of bodypaint available. Also it is NOT easy to work with – it doesn’t blend as well as other colours, so subtle shading is out.

Belvedere promo UV tree arm green bpc

Anyway designs were finally agreed on and I made a stencil of the lettering. On the night the tree logo had changed yet again so I did a freehand interpretation to match the amazing glowing/ flashing Tshirts they all wore.

Belvedere promo UV tree arm yello 2 bpc

I caught a little of ┬áLorna’s UV flow-stick exhibition from above her, it looked fab…

Belvedere promo UV tree arm yello 2 bpc

Then I painted the guests for the rest of the night.

Belvedere leopard UV girl bpc

UV Face & Body Painting Club After HK Rugby 7’s

So after a long day of painting fans faces/ bodies too, I was on at the Rugby Village across the road from the stadium, UV night club painting, each night.

UV tiger Rugby Village 2010 UV light bpc

And here it is in normal flash light.

UV rugby tiger flash light bpc

The bar had stunning displays of the sparkling LED colour changing beer-mugs and champagne glasses they were serving drinks in, that gave most of the light in the place!

UV tribal rugby bpc-1

And just to show how UV Paints look – this is my table (with my own kits and the paint set out for customers to DIY too) set up under a very strong UV cannon light. Note that yellow/ green/ orange are brightest whilst blue/ purple hardly show- and white is blah! 3 o the top brands here; I prefer Kryolan for bases/ brightness and Wolfe/ Diamond FX for linework.

My UV paints Rugby village 2010 bpbc