Our Mission
It is our mission to create a joyful experience for all we serve through our passion for artistic expression. Respect, compassion, and integrity are the hallmarks of our practice. 


Our Vision
To become the premier body art & design choice in Central Illinois and beyond by providing both excellent customer service and quality artistry.


About Us

We are a family-owned woman small business founded in 2023, with 15 years of professional experience in the face painting industry.

Holly Johnson, Co-Founder / Owner / Artist

As a Illinois State University Fine Arts graduate, Holly has been in the creative world her whole life. Working in graphic design, web design, marketing, and in world of technology....Holly found her way to face painting world in 2009. Working with other face painting companies over the last 15 years, Holly ventured out on her own in 2023 to grow this business with her daughter Abigail. The vision of this business is to be rooted in family and friends, traditions, respect, transparency and compassion.

And to have FUN...always to have FUN!

Abigail McBride, Co-Founder / Artist

Abby is a sophomore at Eastern Illinois University studying Psychology, Neuroscience and Music. As a musical artist playing 7 different instruments, Abby found another creative outlet with body art. With her extroverted personality, Abby enjoys engaging with kids of all ages and bringing smiles to their faces. Still with a love for music, and creative writing, Abby has expanded her talents and brings a fresh energy and vibe to all she does.

Lauren M. Lowell, Training Coordinator / Artist

Lauren has worked as a professional costumer for 30+ years and a professor for over 20. Amongst her eccentric toolbox of skills inherent to this field of work is the art of body painting and decoration.  She began her face painting career in 2009 and has been honored to be part of some of the top face painting and body art companies in Central Illinois. She is thrilled to hold a leading role in Expressions Body Art and Design as the Training Coordinator. She loves this team and hopes to be offering face/body painting, glitter tattoos, and henna for many years to come.