A born native of Chicago, Paul Roustan received a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago in 2002.
After moving to Rhode Island, he completed a Master of Arts in Teaching degree at the Rhode Island School of Design in 2006.
Roustan's body paints have appeared in the Chicago Sun-Times, Providence Journal, Spike TV, Univision, Playboy, Airbrush Action Magazine and more. His imagery has also been displayed in numerous galleries internationally.
Roustan's airbrushed body paintings are regularly used for corporate, private, television, and nightclub events worldwide, including clients Playboy, Bacardi, Tupperware, Absolut, and featured in fashion shows, parades, photographic workshops, and magazines.
His work has garnered numerous awards including 1st place in the 2011 North American Body Paint Championships.
Because body painting is such a unique industry, many people have curiosity in regards to what it is like to be a body painter. As a result of regular inquiries and repetitive questioning, Roustan felt an ebook giving people an idea of life as a body painter behind the scenes was an intriguing idea. And so Diary of a Body Painter was born.
If you'd like to see some of his work online, visit: http://www.RoustanBodypaint.com