FRI / 1ST
BUBBLE GUM DAY.
“Hey, hey, hey
strawberry bubblegum…” -JT
Today is national #bubblegumday. So blow a bubble, or become the bubble, and show us on your Instagram (stories).
S / 2ND
Take your pick from the plethora of options you have out there and merge your style with a MUAs makeup pictorial! And don’t forget to tag them in the post and telling them thank you!
SU / 3RD
CHANGE IT UP.
This one will require a little traveling. Everything, including the pose, will be the same - except for the background. ONLY change the background. Then create a video short from them.
M / 4TH
Vogue. Complex. Missbehave. Computer Arts Magazine.
Pick a magazine cover and recreate the look to fit your style and aesthetic.
And don’t forget to tag them in the post.
T / 5TH
Robot face and neck? An octopus tentacle coming out of your nose? Create a look that’ll make people do a double take on whether the image was photoshopped or not.
W / 6TH
Whatever you’re into, outside of makeup, give that artist/entrepreneur/athlete/inventor/ neighbor - whoever! - a shout out and let them know that you’re rooting for ‘em!
TH / 7TH
You don’t have to sit still for hours to create a time lapse. A suggestion - put the camera on a tripod and you sit very still while certain things - action! - goes on behind you.
F / 8TH
THE BUCKET SHOT.
This one is pretty straight forward. Put the camera down low - on the table or on the ground and take a picture of it looking up at you. This one is all about playing with perspective.
S / 9TH
Refresh the senses and go out into the world and explore. Hello sunshine! Hello nature! Hello bookshop I’ve never seen before! Shoot us a pic that captures the essence of your day.
Pattern recognition. Whether it’s with paint, straws, crayons, Q-tips, or 0’s and 1’s, create a patterned background before standing in front of it and taking your picture of the day.
M / 11TH
Create a piece illustrating your understanding of shadow & depth. Feel free to go as big or as small as you want. Challenge yourself and then tell us why it WAS a challenge!
T / 12TH
Express movement through time in your artistic piece. This can be done through long exposure (a time lapse perhaps?). Or you could stack the images over each other in Photoshop.
W / 13TH
Play with light in your images. Whether it’s with the use of neon lights, adding a bokeh effect, playing with angles of light - make it a feature of your piece.
#throwbackthursday to the days of the 8-bit! Whether you’re recreating a classic piece of art or you’re turning your normal makeup look in the time machine - show us what you got.
F / 15TH
We’ve seen people turn themselves into a galaxy, but how about incorporating those colors of the galaxy into an original piece whether on your lips, your face, or your fashion.
S / 16TH
Whether you’re using your neck to extend the illusion of a mouth or your thinking of those classic characters in our pop culture, mouth that have had BIG mouths. Show us your uvula.
Today is #randomactsofkindnessday. No matter if it’s helping someone pickup books they dropped or getting an extra coffee for your co-worker. Let’s turn this into a habit.
M / 18TH
GOOD IN THE HOOD.
We get it! The world on fire! But is there anything good going on with a friend, a family member, a neighbor? Showcase them in your stories.
T / 19TH
LASHES FOR MILES.
Today is #nationallashday!
So pick that rogue lash out of your eyeball and glue it onto your lid (jk! don’t do that)! But feel free to go full vogue today!
W / 20TH
The pantone color of the year is Living Coral. Though take other colors from mother nature and create a piece that shows that mother nature has an EXCELLENT sense of style.
TH / 21ST
Today is a #throwbackthursday where you’re going to look at one of your first pieces you’ve ever created, shudder, and compare it to your current work. Show us how FAR you’ve come!
F / 22ND
Scale down the top 9 most popular pieces you created last year and arrange them into one Instagram post OR scale them down, print them out, and arrange them to be a background.
S / 23RD
Oh Neon. How cool you look in makeup art. Whether you do your eyes, your lips, or decide to go for it and do a neon look on your entire face, show us how you glow. Don’t know how? Check THIS out.
TREAT YO’ SELF!
Whether it’s a massage, a hot fudge sundae with ALL of the extra toppings, a mini shopping spree, or alone time out in the world - go do something strictly for you, today.
M / 25TH
A mosaic is broken up pieces of square or rectangular material that produce a picture or pattern. Whether it’s on you or your background, create a mosaic and incorporate it into one of your pieces.
T / 26TH
HOW I TELL IT
Today is #tellafairytaleday!
Have so much fun with this that fairy dust comes out of your nose.
And, as you’ve guessed it, just don’t tell a tale, become a character in it!
W / 27TH
Today is #nationalretroday!
Roller skates, cassette tapes and cds, rockin’ ruff and stuff with your afropuff. It’s all coming back in full swing. Create a look that dips back into the way back.
Today is #floraldesignday!
Put a flower in your hair, design it on your lips or eyes, or place them in your backdrop in a stylish fashion.
Either way, show
off your flower power.