Yolanda Bartram was born in the Netherlands and came to New Zealand at the age of 19 with her family. She always had a creative life but specialised in the art of transforming people into art. She is a director of BODYFX and is a world champion special effects body painter. Yolanda work in film in TV and at events. Most recently she got to paint Grace Jones during her tour in New Zealand.
Besides painting people she also creates 3D Pavement art and paints backdrops to compliment her body art. She resides in Morningside where she has her FX shop and workshop where she also teaches workshops. BODYFX’s homebrand Face-art, facepaints and services, donates a % of its profits to the Child Cancer Foundation and sponsor this great charity whenever they can.