Author Archives: Shannon

Wonder Woman meets Bonnie and Clyde

So there I am, standing in a line, with the other contestants on Skin Wars, wondering what next will happen next.  The challenge?  Super heroes.  Not my cuppa tea.  As a kid, I was into barbies and ponies and bunnies and unicorns.  *Still am… and… Wonder Woman.  I have distinct memories of twirling down the […]

My Favorite Gig of the Year… Mardi Gras!

Is most definitely Mardi Gras, in New Orleans at the House of Blues! I should be packing right now, making sure I have everything I need… but I wanted to share something with you. I have been painting at Mardi Gras since my second year as a body painter. I learned ON THE JOB, how […]

The Road Less Traveled

Tonight is the Finale of Skin Wars.  I have been fortunate enough to make it to the top 3, in the company of airbrush master Dutch Bihary,  and prolific camouflage painter, Natalie Fletcher.  It feels surreal to me to be in the top three.  I had a vision of standing on stage, and being one […]