Evelyn Dunbar

Evelyn Dunbar

Born 1906 Reading Died 12 May 1960

Today is worlds woman’s day and I wanted to blog today and wanted to do something but unsure what and thinking about how female dominated the face painting world can be I wanted to share with you the painting by Evelyn Dunbar an artist working in a very male domated role.
She was the only women on a full time salary working for the war artists , recording women’s contributions to World War II life on the home front, particularly the work of the Women’s Land Army. Dunbar had a deep devotion to nature and I love the way that comes across in her paintings, a love of all things earthy .




St Valentine

Red Roses  chocolates and lots of love is all I require for  Valentines day this Year.
St valentine did  not have such a good day  on 14th Feb 273 AD , he was beheaded for performing Christian marriages in secret, his flower adorned skull is display in the Basilica of Santa Maria in Rome.
St valentine  is the patron saint of beekeepers and epilepsy marriage and of course Love.
The first Valentine’s Day card was sent by Charles, Duke of Orleans, to his wife while he was imprisoned in the Tower of London. He remained a prisoner of war for the next twenty-four years
This  valentines day put on your best Red Lippy and raise a Glass to St Valentine.

Thank you

Each year January the 11th is marked as international thank you day.
Every day at team pixie is thank you day. We thank you for you orders as we print them of, We thank you for being so creative when we pick your orders , we thank you for the amazing pictures you share with us of the creations you make with our products .
We thank you when you return your business with us and we thank you when things go wrong for your patience and understanding. We thank you when you recommend a friend to us. We sometimes forget it say it direct to you , but we do appreciate all our wonderful customers.
THANK-YOU you are awesome amazing people and we love working with you all.
From the pixies .



Happy new Year

You may have received well wishes for a prosperous 2017 , we are on hand to ensure you have a beautiful new year and make sure you are looking your best.

We kick of this month with giveaways please follow our blog, Facebook and twitter to stay update to with new products offers and makeup tips in the months ahead .

January can be a quiet mont and many clients will lay low after the festive season, its a great time to look at the products you have in your kit, asses whats out of date and give the rest a good clean and restock.

Plan your goals for the year and try and stick to your make-up resolutions and you’l be sure to see the difference.

But what ever happens ensure the new year is a happy and beautiful one.

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