There are people who paint on canvas, others paint on paper, some paint on walls and these people use their skills to paint on bodies. Some amazing work to see here.
Warning: painted naked body parts on show.

World Bodypainting Festival 2012

An artist paints a model during the annual World Bodypainting Festival in Poertschach. HEINZ-PETER BADER/REUTERS

World Bodypainting Festival 2012

Artists paint a model during the annual World Bodypainting Festival in Poertschach. HEINZ-PETER BADER/REUTERS

World Bodypainting Festival 2012

An artist airbrushes a design on a model during the annual World Bodypainting Festival in Poertschach. HEINZ-PETER BADER/REUTERS

World Bodypainting Festival 2012

A model poses during the annual World Bodypainting Festival in Poertschach. HEINZ-PETER BADER/REUTERS

World Bodypainting Festival 2012

A model poses during the annual World Bodypainting Festival in Poertschach. HEINZ-PETER BADER/REUTERS

World Bodypainting Festival 2012

A model poses during the annual World Bodypainting Festival in Poertschach. HEINZ-PETER BADER/REUTERS

World Bodypainting Festival 2012

A model poses for photographers during the annual World Bodypainting Festival in Poertschach. HEINZ-PETER BADER/REUTERS

World Bodypainting Festival 2012

A model poses during the annual World Bodypainting Festival in Poertschach. HEINZ-PETER BADER/REUTERS

World Bodypainting Festival 2012

A model poses during the annual World Bodypainting Festival in Poertschach. HEINZ-PETER BADER/REUTERS

World Bodypainting Festival 2012

A model poses during the annual World Bodypainting Festival in Poertschach. HEINZ-PETER BADER/REUTERS

World Bodypainting Festival 2012

A model poses during the annual World Bodypainting Festival in Poertschach. HEINZ-PETER BADER/REUTERS

World Bodypainting Festival 2012

A model poses during the annual World Bodypainting Festival in Poertschach. HEINZ-PETER BADER/REUTERS

World Bodypainting Festival 2012

A model poses for photographers during the annual World Bodypainting Festival in Poertschach. HEINZ-PETER BADER/REUTERS

World Bodypainting Festival 2012

A model poses during the annual World Bodypainting Festival in Poertschach. HEINZ-PETER BADER/REUTERS

World Bodypainting Festival 2012

A woman takes a brush from a sales booth at the annual World Bodypainting Festival in Poertschach. HEINZ-PETER BADER/REUTERS

World Bodypainting Festival 2012

A model jumps as she poses during the annual World Bodypainting Festival in Poertschach. HEINZ-PETER BADER/REUTERS

World Bodypainting Festival 2012

Models pose during the annual World Bodypainting Festival in Poertschach. HEINZ-PETER BADER/REUTERS

World Bodypainting Festival 2012

Models pose during the annual World Bodypainting Festival in Poertschach. HEINZ-PETER BADER/REUTERS

World Bodypainting Festival 2012

A model poses during the annual World Bodypainting Festival in Poertschach. HEINZ-PETER BADER/REUTERS

Jul 11, 2012