The blue make-up is where the name "woad" comes from. It, in turn, was named after the plant that the blue pigment came from. It was traditionally worn as war paint by Celts and Picts. Whether or not blue, as a color, had any specific meaning or significance to them, I don't know.
Hi there, nice to meet you. Very insteresting characters, and so inspirating. i love her poses, they are very impressive and charismatic. can you please come and let a comment on my page ? tell me what you think about my character, Taony Lee. she is a warrior girl too.
Ps: where have you take this shots ? the background is really awesome!