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We bring the magic and the sparkle to the party! 

If you are looking for kid’s party ideas in the Wellington region, then face painting is an excellent choice. Become a Unicorn, Mermaid, Monster, Fairy, or a Superhero. Our professional face painters have learnt hundreds of amazing face painting designs and are always learning new and exciting ones to keep up with the trends.

Face painting is not just for kids, we can add some sparkle to your adult events with our sophisticated eye designs. This is a popular and fun form of entertainment at weddings, hen's nights or birthday celebrations. We have specially created designs to fit more mature crowds with colour combinations like purple gradients, silver and white, gold to black and more so that every guest at your party or event can choose what they want and wear their design with pride and joy!

Rainbow Circus provides professional, insured artists around the greater Wellington region. Our face painters are fast, efficient and used to working at very busy and fast paced events. We always arrive in a colourful costume to suit your theme so let us know what you have planned, and we will make sure our face painters show up dressed for the occasion.

A theme for your party can be a great way to bring your celebration to life. We can tailor any of our services to suit your theme including - face painting, balloon twisting, themed performers, characters and workshops. We can add custom made bling, create special stencils, bring unique colours to suit your theme and more!


Our sole purpose is to make your guests happy and make your event one of a kind. Whether it a small birthday party or a large corporate event, Rainbow Circus's face painters are the best team for the job in the entire Wellington region, and beyond! 

Your party will be the talk of the town once your guests are painted and everyone starts snapping pictures and posting them on their social media pages! Make sure they tag your event and get everyone talking about what a fun time they had!

Don’t settle for less, let professionals handle the entertainment at your next event. We will make sure that everyone leaves with a smile on their face and that only high quality face painting supplies are used, because your guests deserve the best.

We offer entertainment to the Wellington, Porirua, Hutt Valley, Kapiti Coast and Wairarapa Regions.

Contact us now for a face painting quote and we will get back to you shortly with all of our options, including amazing bundle packages that combine face painting, balloon twisting and more!


Face Painters

in Wellington New Zealand

Unicorns, Rainbows & Mermaids

Dinosaurs & Dragons


Super Heroes

Frozen & Princesses

Scary & Spooky

Fairies & Flowers

Characters & Games


Our Artists

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Rainbow Circus artists use only top quality professional face paint supplies that contain ingredients fully compliant with EU & FDA cosmetic regulations.  All paints are certified vegan as well as paraben free. Do you have guests with special requests? Let us know, we can bring gluten free, perfume free, hypoallergenic and paraben free face paints to your events. We can also conduct a quick test before any guest with special concerns gets painted to make sure they will have a great experience with us.

Our professional face painters are trained in the best sanitation techniques and will bring everything they need so that face painting can be done in a safe and healthy way.

We source all of our products from professional face paint stores to make sure that only high quality supplies make it to your event. These are not cheap face paints found at huge stores or at craft and Halloween shops. You will notice the difference as soon as our products touch your skin. Our face paints are soft, they dry after a few minutes to a smudge free finish, they are bold and bright and made only with the safest ingredients.

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We offer our signature unicorn horns, special jewel clusters and monster horns as part of our face painting services.

Our jewel clusters and unicorn horns have been hand assembled by us right here in Wellington and add a wow factor to any regular face paint design! 

The clusters and horns are reusable, which means that they make a lovely little keepsake from the occasion.