private birthday party face painting
Artist Rates

Hire the Best

Rest assured that when you hire Karina for your event, you've hired the best. Professional and experienced, Karina's face and body painting, henna, and temporary tattoo services provide seemless event entertainment.

Speed as well as quality is important in an event setting. Karina averages 10-16 crowd pleasing face painting designs per hour...or 20-25 per hour for simpler designs. Line assistants are also available for an additional fee.

Retainer Fee

The Retainer (Hold) Fee is a non-refundable partial payment due at the time of reservation. The Retainer Fee is 50% of the total cost due upon booking.

Private Events

First Hour Rate: Starting at $125 and up
Additional Hours: Prices Vary
On average, our Artists paint 10-16 high detailed designs per hour. Simpler designs average 20 - 25 designs per hour.

Private Sessions

Single Session: Starting at $45 and up
Small Group Session: $125 per hour and up. Retainer Fee required per person
Additional Cost: Additional artists, combined services, designs and travel

Corporate Events

Please contact Karina for a quote.

Additional Cost Considerations

Holiday Rates

Days around a major holiday rates may increase. Bookings are confirmed ONLY with a 50% RETAINER (non refundable) and a contract.


Travel cost is generally estimated within the total cost, but an additional travel fee may be required when beyond the 5 miles of 91602. Prices vary depending on distance and commute time and is included in the total cost of the invoiced amount.

Time Adjustments

Karina will try to complete as many guest as possible within the contracted time-frame. But if additional guests remain near the end time, you can add more time to your contract (based on availability). Adjustment times contracted will be calculated in 15 min increments.


The artist needs an acceptable work area. If the requirements for the artistry are unavailable (table, chairs, weather protection, lighting) this equipment is available to rent. Additional set up time beyond the artist's needs is consider additional time and will be added to the contracted amount.

When booking an Artist, please keep in mind they will need an acceptable work area. This includes:

A convenient parking space with any parking fees prepaid (or added to the contract)
A Safe work area - AWAY from speakers
Adult size table no smaller than 3 x 3 min. w/ 2 chairs
Drinking water
Weather protection ( a tree is not adequate)
Lighting (outlet and extension cord)

Full Event Entertainment and Artistic Production Services

Planning a party and need more than just a face painter?

Artistic LA is a complete event entertainment service. Balloon Twisting, Caricaturists, Fire Dancers, Stilt Walkers, whatever the theme...whatever the event, Artistic LA is your one-stop shop for artistic entertainment.