Artist Audra Marie

Audra Marie was born and raised in Houston, Texas, where she first started face painting at Six Flags Astroworld in 1999. She stayed there for 4 years and eventually started painting at the Downtown Aquarium and then the Kemah Boardwalk. She also painted at the Galveston Pier in during it’s inaugural year in 2013. Audra has painted at many events such as the Galveston Mardi Gras, Dickens on the Strand, and the Orange Show Gala. She was also a featured artist at the Houston Raw Artist Showcase twice. Besides face and body painting, Audra has a B.A. in Dance and has taught different styles of dance at various dance studios as well as being a violinist.  She will also be a face painter at this year’s Texas Renaissance Festival.

Audra is excited to be painting at this year’s Bodypainting Day as this will be her first time in New York, and she hopes to be able to embody everything this day stands for in her designs.

Audra Marie is participating in NYC Bodypainting Day on July 18, 2015.

Audra Marie "The body is a beautiful thing and we shouldn't be afraid to show it."

Audra Marie “The body is a beautiful thing and we shouldn’t be afraid to show it.”