One of the many amazing aspects of my business it that I get to meet some really interesting people. It's such a wonderful opportunity to sit one to one with talented and brilliant humans to have a chit chat with them whilst I create their make-up looks ready for the day ahead. I've lost count of the admirable women I have been fortunate enough to work with, but working with Hilary to create new headshots was certainly up there as one of the most inspiring women in business!
I met Hilary Dunne many years ago and of course we clicked straight away, both of us being strong willed business women...
I am delighted to annouce that I am once again part of the launch for another BIG Virtual Wedding Show with Belle Bridal.
On Sunday 14th February 2021 between 11am-2.30pm you can join us in this unique direct-to-couples virtual wedding fair at a time when IRL shows cannot go ahead.
You can pick up tickets from Belle Bridal's website here with general admission at just £2.00 or a V.I.P ticket at just £8.00 comes with an exclusive goodie bag!
So come along and show the love this Valentines Day for the return of the show that got everyone talking and marked a new dawn of wedding fairs – The Big Virtual...
It was only a couple weeks ago I was asking you to help out with a crowd funder yet here I am back again to do the same, this one's a little different though! Of course I am excited to be part of this team as a make-up artist for the short film, but even more so I am excited about being part of its message.
Did you know that every year 310,000 children have a parent in prision in England and Wales and that 10,000 visits are made by children to our public prisons every week? In 'I am Still Ethan' focus is drawn to the life of a young boy whose father, his idol, is suddenly taken to prison. The film...
On the weekend of 25th & 26th of January you will find me and over 100 more of the North's finest wedding creatives at Belle Bridal's renowned yearly wedding show - The Northern Wedding Show at Newcastle's Utilita Arena. It's going to be not only be the greatest celebration of Northern talent the wedding industry has seen, but also the most diverse wedding show yet! If you're planning a wedding you cannot miss out on this one, it will be your one stop shop to the best of the region for everything you could think of. Get this weekend in your calendars as one of the most important of 2020 to be inspired.
Collectible Dry is an online platform focused on fashion, art and beauty content which reputes itself for its unendorsed points of view and being a place where meaning prevails over an overload of the repeatable. They also create fantastic content for their magazine which has just launched it's Issue 11, inside the pages of which you can find an ultra stylish Kenzo editorial I created the make-up looks for. Take a look below for the Images, what I used and what Kenzo pieces the models are wearing!
What I Used:
Rose printed taffeta Taffeta...
It is truly is such a proud moment for me to see my work on the front cover of magazines. The latest Spring/Summer 2017 issue of Belle Bridal is showcasing my work……
Grab your hands on a copy of Belle Bridal or order one from this link. You can see my work on the front cover and also take a look at pages 12 - 21 as you can see the complete photo shoot.
I must, of course, credit the Team who made this happen:
Photographer: Chris Davis of Specular
Hair: Reef Salon
Model: Kara Khul of Lenis Models
Location: The Secret Tower
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I am truly excited at this moment in time to see my work In Vogue IT.
The make-up look I created for the shoot was all about a "wet" dewy finish on the skin as well as the eyelids using the editorial stick by Pat McGrath. You can see all the photographs here.
Watch a short video of the shoot by following this link.
Full Credits to the Team:
Photographer: ASIA WERBEL
Stylist: TAHNEE MITRA
Makeup Artist: JO LEVERSUCH
Hair: GLYNN JONES (using BUMBLE AND BUMBLE)
Manicurist: JULIE LEE (using CHANEL)
Styling Assistant: MARCO BORTONE
One of the current looks in fashion at the moment is inspiration from 1960's with the iconic looks from Twiggy and Jean Shrimpton.
This look was inspired by the latest campaigns from Tom Ford.
I wanted to share with you the products i used to create this look. You must excuse the working sheet and my handwriting.
I wanted to share with you a recent project i was asked to use my skills as a make-up artist for a male. Men wearing make-up is not usual and it can be used for course, film, video, photography, seminars, but i wanted to show the natural look achieved which could be used for every day business or for helping building confidence.
Robert Johnson a local author is planning a book launch and tour around the country and wanted a video for his website, You Tube and to be able to play at the launches. One of his main concerns that he wanted his skin to look as perfect as it could on film...
Stuck on ideas what to buy for Christmas?
I wanted to share with you my favourite 12 items of make-up perfect for Christmas presents for friends and family members. The make-up items i have chosen are all under £20.00 and vary from brand to brand.
1. Bobby Brown Long Wear Gel Eyeliner
This award winning gel liner gives you the look of a liquid liner. It is easy to apply with a brush and is water-resistant. Black is perfect for those wonderful "cat flick" eyes perfect for News Years Eve
2. Clinique Chubby Stick Moisturising Lip Colour