Sonya G.



Amanda P.

Sonya founded Omaha Masquerade in 2007. Mom to five kids, she is always on the go!  Her history includes over 23 years of combined experience in Early Childhood Education, in-home childcare and raising her own children.  She has worked with special needs children for most of her life, and donates her time to several charities on a regular basis.  Art is in her blood and you can find her at one of many craft shows, showing off her graphic design/card services, along with face and body art, glitter tattoos, airbrush services and Henna tattoos.

October 19, 2013 : Hilloween Charity Event; Kansas City, Missouri

Artists: Pashur House, Sonya G. and Nick Wolfe

Are you looking for an opportunity to bring the fun and excitement to the party, where your smile is reflected in the faces of happy children shouting "Wow, look at this!"?  If so, look no further!  Our event staff are fun engineers, creating an atmosphere full of energy and excitement while bringing joy to our customers. We hire people who care about the quality of their work, how they look, and most of all, the customer. If you take pride in a job well done, then we invite you to contact us today! 

Interested contractors should email their introduction with experience to our office via the "Contact Us" page. If we feel that your skills and experience would be a good fit, we will contact you for an interview. Wow us with your personality, and you will be on your way to a fun and rewarding opportunity, and a part of our Omaha Masquerade family!

To qualify, you must:

     *     Have reliable transportation.

     *    Have a cell phone.

     *    Enjoy working with people from small children to adults.

     *    Be able to sit or stand for 2-4+ hours at a time.

We are looking for artists who: 

     *    Have friendly interpersonal skills.

     *    Handle pressure and difficult customers well.

     *    Have artistic, creative abilities.

     *    Are quick learners and easily trained.

     *    Have lots of energy, patience and professionalism.

     *     Experience with face painting is a plus, but not required!

Our Company offers high quality, professional face painting, glitter tattoos and henna for our customers.  We take pride in our work ethics, safety standards and procedures, cleanliness and high quality cosmetic paints and supplies.  Our face and body artists provide amazing face painting, tattoos and henna for private birthday parties, family reunions, church and school carnivals and festivals, corporate picnics and more.  This position requires the ability to sit or stand (your preference) for long periods of time with no or little time for breaks.  It can be high pressure, with long lines and impatient canvases and their parents.  The ability to keep a cool head and upbeat, friendly demeanor is an absolute must! 

Classes and training are available for the right person and are provided for a nominal fee, which includes your own face painting kit that is yours to keep and use. Please contact us today for more information.

Omaha metro face painter and Henna artist

Omaha metro face painter and Henna artist

Amanda is one of our fantastic face and body artists, joining Omaha Masquerade in April, 2009.  She brings with her an amazing background in art, and you may have seen her at Dr. Jacks, tattooing with her mad skills!  Amanda is a mom to two gorgeous boys, and is a para at a local Elementary school.   She has worked with autistic and other special needs children, has the patience of an angel, and the ability to create amazing characters on your child's face.  Amanda is also one of our free-hand Henna artists - some of her designs can be found around our site.



Pashur is a world renowned artist and instructor, and has allowed us to train with him on several occasions throughout the years, becoming a good friend and colleague. 

Fun Staff Opportunities

Our artists are the best in the business! We contract with many local professionals and are able to provide you with as many painters as you need to meet the time requirements for your event. Whether you need one painter, or ten painters, we can fulfill your needs with just one call or email. 

Sonya and Amanda had the amazing opportunity to train with Nick (left) and the late Brian Wolfe, who came to Omaha in November 2010.  The Wolfe brothers were the World Champion Body Painters in 2010.

Meet our Artists