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Skin Wars Season 2 episode 2 Sweet & Savory recap

So last week we said goodbye to creepy man Marcio. Now on Skin Wars season 2 episode 2 we open with a large cake and a bar full of candy in the workroom. Of course Rebecca pops out of the cake.  Ru is also present & he gives her a hand out of the tiered cardboard dessert. This week’s mini-challenge is a sort-of unconventional challenge. The artists have to create a dessert-themed paint and top them off with actual pieces of candy. I’d rather they have to paint with frosting or something. That would be a PIA. I’d love to […]

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Skin Wars season 2 premiere recap

Since RuPaul is involved, I’ll be recapping the Skin Wars season 2 premiere. I watched Skin Wars last season and it was ok. Like most of the reality shows I watch, I enjoy seeing people with a skill set I completely do NOT have compete. My one disappointment last season was seeing a lot of what looked like collages painted on people. It just wasn’t my thing. I preferred the body art where the models blended into the background. What I did enjoy about Skin Wars were the names of some of the contestants. Gear Boxxx. Mythica Von Griffyn. Dutch […]

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Skin Wars judge Craig Tracy: “It’s not who can paint the best, it’s who can create the best!”

GSN’s new hit show Skin Wars offers an inside look at the up-and-coming art form of body painting. Thirteen of the country’s top artists battle it out each week in intense challenges that push them to their limits. With the grand prize including $100,000, these artists will have to give it their all each week when facing elimination. Hosted by the X-Men trilogy’s own Mystique, Rebecca Romijn, and a table full of talented judges including the chameleon himself, RuPaul, and super-talented body painters Robin Slonina and Craig Tracy, owner of The Craig Tracy Gallery in New Orleans. • RELATED: Our […]

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Judge and Body-Paint Master Robin Slonina Talks Skin Wars on GSN!

GSN brings a new trending art form to television in their new body painting competition show Skin Wars. This series features the intensity of a competition show while bringing the creativity like no other thanks to 13 of the country’s top and up-and-coming body painters. The show is hosted by Rebecca Romijn, famously known for playing the body painted Mystique in the X-Men films. Judges include master of transformation RuPaul and internationally known body painters Craig Tracy and Robin Slonina, owner of Skin City Body Painting in Las Vegas. I had the pleasure of talking with Robin about her role in Skin […]

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GSN’s Skin Wars showcases America’s top body painters

As artwork has captivated the world for centuries in countless different forms that continue to evolve over time, the possibilities and canvases are endless. Made popular through music videos, movies and television, body painting has become a new wave of art that allows artists to literally make their art come alive. GSN’s new competition show, Skin Wars, provides an inside look at the astonishing skills it takes to be a body painter combined with the excitement of competition. With a grand prize of $100,000 at stake, ten talented artists are risking it all to accomplish their dreams. Host Rebecca Romijn […]