My name is Anna Czajak and I am the owner of Anna’s Cheeky Faces. Creativity and art has been my lifelong passion.
Having moved to Ireland as a young adult, I am now based in Derry where I first started painting faces at the Fleadh Cheoil Doire festival in 2013. I immediately fell in love with the craft and decided to take it to a professional level. From then on, I have been busy establishing a professional face & body painting business.
Continuous training and honing one’s skills are essential for a creative business. Over the years I have attended numerous professional face and body painting workshops and conventions as well as make-up master classes. I love learning from the best artists in the industry. I have also completed make-up and photography courses at a local college where I now do workshops of my own alongside master classes for private clients and organisations, both in face painting and special effects make-up.
With a background in Childcare and as a former nursery assistant, I know how to connect with children of all ages and I just love making them happy.
I have won multiple awards in various international face and body painting competitions including five top awards for creative face painting. I was also a runner-up in the full body painting contest at the 2019 Irish Body Painting Championship. I have been featured in international and local magazines such as Illusion Magazine and Local Women Magazine.
If you would like to learn from me or to book my services please leave me a message.