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Why Choose Melanie Dawn?

  • Your child’s safety and comfort is my top priority For best results I use only high quality FDA-compliant paints, cosmetic-grade glitters and professional artist brushes

  • You are hiring a qualified and fully insured professional I’m a fine arts graduate with 15 years’ experience and a member of the Canadian Association of Face and Body Artists. You can be confident I will bring the highest standards of professionalism, best practices and fun to your event
  • I take the time to understand your needs I’m a mum too and understand what a wonderful celebration really means to my family, and what it takes to organize it! My uniquely personalized approach leads many of my clients to re-book and recommend my services
  • Face Painting is my Core Business This means I get to dedicate all my time to maintaining high standards, enhancing my skills and consistently delivering great experiences!


What people are saying about Melanie Dawn  

"What can I say? In the magicians world there are many levels one performs magic on.
From the inquisitive to the Vegas show stopper magicians. I now see the professional and art side of your work of magic. Gifts not taken lightly from the world of face and body art I would imagine? You and your fellow artists have opened my eyes to something very beautiful. Thank you." Hambone the Clown, Vancouver

The face painting was fabulous and the kids absolutely LOVED their artwork! Great work Melanie !!  Fiona Easton, Brooksbank Elementary School, Vancouver

Your face painting was outstanding and a huge hit!  Lori Zondag, West Vancouver

Thank you again for the amazing work you did at my son’s Birthday Party!  It was a big hit with the kids!  Mrs C, Vancouver

I have to say that you were absolutely magical in what you do. I will not hesitate to recommend you to my friends and family!  Shafik Ladha, Re/Max Westcoast, Richmond

Thank you so much Melanie!! We had the greatest party thanks to your amazing art work!  Mrs G, Vancouver

Melanie Dawn...always has a line up of excited kids waiting for her to create her magic!  Stefanie Barilla, Sherwood Park Elementary, North Vancouver

I believe you were put on this earth to make people beautiful...!  Mrs E, West Vancouver