October 18, 2013 kscope

Kaleidoscope’s staff is full of art-nerds. Like, we-dream-about-face-paint nerds. Go-out-to-dinner-together-so-we-can-talk-about-balloon-twisting dorks. So, naturally, our friends send us anything they see online that has to do with face painting or body painting! Today we were sent this article today by Alex Iwashyna: an awesome mom who loved face painting and wondered, “how hard can it be?” Here’s an excerpt of Alex’s post:


October 1, 2013 kscope

Body painting is the coolest! We’re convinced there is no better way to impress a crowd this Halloween with your costume. And good news! Kaleidoscope is taking face and body painting private appointments in CT and MA this Halloween to make all of your awesome/sexy/terrifying-costume dreams come true.

So as we count down the days to our all-time-favorite holiday, here are a few tips and tricks for body painting this Halloween!


July 26, 2006 kscope

Looking for something to bring to your party that’s both popular and different? Check out Kenny and April the clowns! With outfits that aren’t intimating to kids and lots of really fun activities for every age, April and Kenny are two of our most popular entertainers.

What makes our clowns different?

  • They’re never scary to kids. We ditched the all-white faces, huge floppy shoes, and frumpy outfits. Our clowns look more like the adults kids meet every day, but with colorful outfits and hair.
  • They’re both professionals: Kenny is an art teacher and professional artist; April is a professional hair and makeup artist, and a mom of two.
  • They’re super-duper talented. No silly balloon dogs here – our face painting and balloon twisting is held only to the highest standards! Jumbo animal twisting, super-fun faces, and more!
  • We have age-appropriate activities. We won’t simply suggest face painting or balloon twisting for every age group–because some of our littlest party-goers may be too tiny to participate! Scroll down to learn more about some of our clown packages.


December 10, 2004 kscope

Looking for entertainment for your 1st, 2nd, or 3rd birthday party? Kaleidoscope gets tons of calls every day for birthday parties full of toddlers, with moms wondering all about face painting, glitter tattoos, and everything else. But over the past few years, we’ve learned a few things about toddler birthday parties:


July 22, 2001 kscope

The Easter Bunny lives right here at Kaleidoscope! Make this Easter memorable by inviting the Easter Bunny to your church, school, company, or nonprofit event.

Our Easter Bunny packages all come with one entertainer dressed in our favorite Easter Bunny costume! If you’d like us to provide goodie bags, additional characters, activities such as face painting or balloon twisting, or anything else–just let us know so we can create a magical Easter experience for every child at your event!

Here are a few things to know about our Easter Bunny: