Well like most makeup artists sometimes for a variety of reasons I end up doing a lot of makeup looks on my self. They are not really my favorite for portfolio works but I do like to share them. This blog is the perfect place. I have pictures up from the last 2 looks I did. They are similar in feeling but have different colour schemes. I also did them the same day and only half of them were taken on a good camera by somebody who knows what they are doing. The other half were me with a phone. If there is anything you want to see like a demo video or a tutorial or just some characters you want to see on my face let me know and I will try to do it for you.
It was a year ago today that I drove home from my lab job for the
last time. The last time I had a full time job. The same day I officially became
a full time makeup artist. It has been a really interesting year. There have
been brides and photo shoots, corporate events and birthday parties, zombies
and body painting. I had my first opportunity to work on a union film set and
out of town work road trips. I want to thank all my family and friends for
believing in me especially on the days I didn’t. J it has been great
year and I can’t wait to see what the next one has in store.
Well it has been an interesting few weeks. One of the highlights
has been painting again with ace angels at the taboos show in
This time I had the opportunity to paint with the lovely Amanda
from Amandamazing face painting.
We had a blast talking people out of their shirts and into our
It is always a great feeling when you have a first time body
paint customer and you start off with somebody who is nervous and self
conscious of their body and you end up with somebody happy to walk around in
nothing but their own skin and some paint.
Here are a few examples from the weekend
Well it is now a week into January 2014 and it seems like a good point for a year in review for 2013.
This was an exciting year with a lot of great projects.
I would like to share with you a few of the highlights of my year.
Starting with bridal. I did over 20 weddings this summer for hair and makeup. For many of them I don't have pictures but here are a few that I did get.
Fashion & photography
Extreme photo shoots
Body paint at the Taboo show in Edmonton