Michele Ficocello knows more than a little bit about face paint and its application to sports. The owner of Houston Face Painting and Balloon Art, Ficocello paints the faces of several "die-hard Texans fan" customers before each home game.
The most popular look, she says, is a solid bright red with a white star over one eye. Another frequently requested look is a face that's half white and half red. And if it's the face of a woman, there must be glitter.
HOUSTON (FOX 26) - More than 5,000 people are expected to attend the StubHub Live: Houston Huddle event on Saturday, Feb. 4 and Sunday, Feb. 5, which will include a live broadcast from popular sports show host Jim Rome and several current and former NFL players including Terrell Suggs, Alshon Jeffery, Jason Witten, Von Miller, Mark Brunell and Kordell Stewart interacting with fans in the Pigskin Pass challenge.
Mardi Gras Preparations with some Houston Face Painting Touches
Reporter Steve Campion takes a look at some of the preparations in Galveston ahead of this weekend's Mardi Gras.
GALVESTON, TX (KTRK) --
Get ready Galveston for another weekend of Mardi Gras celebrations. One of the big highlights promises to be the Knights of Momus parade on Saturday evening. Eyewitness News got a sneak peek at the 20 plus floats Friday morning...