Monique Lily is an accomplished Artist from Amsterdam. She started Face Painting in 2009 and immediately fell in love with it. Specializing in eye designs, she taught her first class in 2011 and expanded her talents by graduating from Dik Peeters Make-up School in 2012 focusing on Beauty Make-up and Hair styling. Monique soon ventured into the world of Body Painting and Photography, where she has made her mark in the industry as well.
Throughout her art career, Monique has taught in The Netherlands, Belgium, Germany, Switzerland. She had her first classes in the USA in 2018 in New Jersey, at the East Coast Convention in Hartford, Connecticut, she taught at the FPBA convention in St. Louis, Kapital Kidvention, Washington, DC and FABAIC, Orlando. Monique also had classes at ColorVention in Tel Aviv and was invited to be a teacher at the World Body Paint Festival in Austria for the 3rd time next year.
As well as teaching, Monique does demos and gives product information about beauty make-up, face and body painting and SFX for MEHRON in Europe.
She finds so much joy in painting and being part of an amazing team. She has been part of the face paint team for the last 6 years at the Great Texas State Fair in Dallas, Texas.
Besides make-up and teaching Monique photographs all her work herself and does all the editing and is very passionate about making abstract acrylic canvases.
Everything Monique does comes from the heart, from within and the last 2 years she is combining her passion of arts and teaching with her spiritual path; creating intuitive energetic and healing art. She is a Reiki practitioner and Intuitive healer, and she feels it is her life purpose to bring more love, light and color into the world and your life! She has several creative programs and one on one sessions. Monique also offers free online monthly free meditations and jams.