Yolanda Bartram is the Principle Artist and Head Director of BODYFX New Zealand, promoting face and body art since 2001. Originally from the Netherlands, Yolanda has been teaching internationally for over 20 years in the make-up and body art industry. She has extensive knowledge and creativity, and has experience in film and TV, commercial and editorial work.
With a great passion for facepainting.
She taught a master classes at IMATS LA, the industry’s most prestigious trade show and has judged at the Bodypainting World Championships after winning the SpecialFX Bodypaint Competition in 2010.
Myrthe Heydenrijk is our Head Artist and Assistant Director of BODYFX New Zealand, as well as Yolanda's little sister! Originally from the Netherlands, Myrthe has been teaching internationally for over 10 years in the make-up and body art industry. She has extensive knowledge and creativity with a great passion for body painting, makeup and special fx.
With multiple international and national awards under her belt, Myrthe's most recent accomplishments are her involvement as contestant on New Zealand's first Makeup TV show. She also came in the top 10 in the 2020 World Body Painting championships, for her entries in Face Painting and Special FX makeup.
DUE TO COVID-19 uncertainty and us requiring to book a workshop space in advance, we currently are only doing 1-on-1 workshops in Wellington.