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Old 03-25-2010, 12:43 PM   #1
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Face Painting in the Park

Does anyone know how much face painting in the parks is? Not the pirate makeover, but the little carts that do face painting.

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Old 03-25-2010, 12:49 PM   #2
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It has been a year but last spring we had it done and it seems like it was $20 a face. But I don't really know since the kids conned Grandma for this one. Honestly it was worth it. I have photos of the kids on the fridge with their faces painted. It would have been worth it even if I had to pay.

But get a photo quick. Our youngest who was just incredibly cute with a butterfly paint job. She wiped her face paint off after someone said something to her. I did not hear the comment but I can't believe it was mean. I just don't think she wanted the attention.

I don't know the times nor if all resorts do this but on our last day of our last trip I go sick and had to go back to the resort. We were staying at AKL and I went to Mara to eat lunch before passing out in bed. I noticed that there was a CM painting faces in Mara. It seemed to be free. I did not see any money changing hands.

Does anyone else know if they face paint for free in the resorts?

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Old 03-25-2010, 01:33 PM   #3
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Last Spring, in the World Showcase, I remember it ranging from like 12-20 depending on the design.
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Old 03-25-2010, 01:51 PM   #4
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Thanx for the replies. Just checking into it for DH's aunt who is taking her 2 grandsons.
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Old 03-25-2010, 02:13 PM   #5
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It is a range like the pp said...we were told that if my daughters needed a touch up they could go to any face painter & get a touch up for free. By mid afternoon they did need a touch up & we were in a different park. I was amazed- they basically started over and totally repainted their faces! They didn't want to take a tip at first, but eventually took the money.
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It was $15 per face in MK. That was for the full face painting.
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Old 03-25-2010, 02:54 PM   #7
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My DD got the "Tinkerbell" face in AK and it was $15. I think the cheapest one I saw there was $15.
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Old 03-25-2010, 02:58 PM   #8
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My DD got the Tinkerbell design and my DS got the pirate look with bandana, eye patch, mustache etc. and it was almost $28 combined.
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They range from 10-20, and worth every penny!!!!
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Old 03-25-2010, 06:03 PM   #10
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Does anyone have a picture (or can you describe) the Tinker Bell face painting?

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My son got the superhero "mask" in AK and it was $12
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Old 03-25-2010, 06:21 PM   #12
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I don't have a pic of tinkerbell, but here are the faces my DD picked:

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Just in case any of you adults were thinking about getting your face painted...



I'm very sensitive to facepaint. Last time I got it done as a kid I ended up with raw skin. But since Disney uses hypoallergenic face paint I went for it. If I remember correctly this was about $15-20. My sister got a simple heart painted on her face and they only charged her a few dollars for it. My mom got the Minnie face which if I remember was about $12.
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Old 03-25-2010, 06:45 PM   #14
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Face Painting

We got ours done for free at MNSSHP so I don't know what the prices were but I would definitely pay for my girls to get theirs done again next time. Here are some pictures (but I can't remember what the designs were called).

Dang it! Can't get my pictures to post. Anyone know what I'm doing wrong?

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