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Hi and welcome to my page..

I am an Award Winning, Sydney based freelance Make Up Artist who specialises in flawless, luminous skin that lasts. Over the course of my career, versatility has proven to be one of my most valuable assets, this has allowed me to experience a successful career in this multi dimensional and wonderful industry. My creative dream was realised when I had the honour of winning the 2016 FACE 2 FACE Make up Awards – Fashion/Catwalk Trend Prediction, at the Beauty Expo held in Sydney.

I have tackled diverse projects over the past 14 years – with my career extending into Bridal Make Up, Fashion/Editorial Make Up, Hair Styling, Film, TV & Theatre, SFX (Special Effects), & Prosthetics.

What i’ve been busy working on;

Australian Fashion Week, Australian Bridal Fashion Week, Sydney Fashion Weekend, and Hair Expo: numerous television and media projects including; television commercials, Channel 9, Channel 7, ABC, Nickelodeon; History Channel; Baz Luhrmann’s Strictly Ballroom The Musical, Sony Music Australia, and Aussie Hip Hop group the Thundamentals.

Where has my work been featured?

Solstice Magazine, Cover – Stell Magazine, The Lane, Women’s Day, Stevie May – Byron Bay Look-book & Campaign, Cosmopolitan Magazine and numerous advertising campaigns. I have worked as Head of Department /Key Make Up Artist for the film industry and has seen my work on the big screen in films that have been selected for Cannes Film Festival, Tropfest and New York Film Festival; the Logie Awards; the Astra Awards and AFI Awards. I have been lucky enough to work with some of the best of the best in the Australian Film, Television, Beauty & Editorial industries.

What’s in my kit?

Only luxurious brands such as Charlotte Tilbury, Tarte Cosmectics, NARS, M.A.C Cosmetics, Bobbi Brown, Stila, Georgio Armarni, Embroylisse, Hour Glass, Becca Cosmetics, Chanel, Ben Nye, Laura Mercier, Too Faced, YSL, Make up Forever, By Terry, Ellis Faas just to name a few.

Why book me?

With hundreds of wonderful Make up Artists based in Sydney what do i think makes me stand out?

With my career history in hospitality/customer service and the corporate sector, i understand how important it is to provide a friendly, relaxed and professional atmosphere, with my clients needs my sole focus. Having many years experience working with numerous Production Companies , Agencies and private clients i have found that my ability to adapt to different environments and read situations is key to deliver my services in a reliable, calm and efficient way.

I love creating a moment where my clients feel beautiful and happy, watching their confidence grow and having the opportunity to contribute to one of the most important days of their lives whether it is their wedding, event, runway or photoshoot or production.

Where am i located?

Most of my work is mobile but I also have a studio available in Sydney should you need a temporary moment of “you time”. I am available to travel to all areas of Sydney NSW, Central Coast NSW, South Coast NSW,  for clients interested in booking her for Weddings, Photo shoots, Film/ TV and Commercial work. Destination Weddings are also available.

I look forward to meeting you!

Best regards,

Zoe xx

Portfolio

Runway

MBFWA (Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Australia) – 2019 for Aqua Blu Assistant Co-ordinator for make up team

MBFWA (Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Australia) – 2017 for Steven Kahlil

The Iconic – First Ever floating runway – Make up Team for Revlon – 2017

Dally M Awards – Make up Team for Revlon –  2017

Newcastle Fashion Week – 2017

Sydney Fashion Weekend 2016 – Make up team for Harlotte Cosmetic’s

Australian Bridal Fashion Week – Make up Team for Bobbi Brown – 2016

Hair Expo – Make up Team for Schwarzkoph – 2015

InStyle Magazine AW15 Fashion Parade

Print/ Editorial 

L’Official – Feature – 2020

Vulkan Mag – Feature – 2020

Flanelle Magazine – Feature – 2020

Lucy Magazine – Feature – 2020

Kaltblut Magazine – “Immunity” Creative Collaboration with Elvis Defazio & Catherine.V Stylist  – Feature – 2018

Solstice Magazine – Feature – 2018

Stell Magazine – Cover and Feature – 2018

Solstice Magazine – Feature – 2018

Woman’s Day/ Bauer Media – 2017 – Mother’s Day Issue

Stevie May Byron Bay -2017 – Campaign and Lookbook

“The Lane” which features the most stylish and contemporary in the wedding industry

Zoo Weekly – Cover

TV

“Chef’s Table”- Netflix –  Miffy Rigby – 2020

Harriet Dyer – Press Junket “The Inbetween” / NBC – “E-news Australia 2019”

Sarah Snook – “Succession” / HBO – ACCTAS 2018

Shelly Horton – 2019 Melbourne Cup

Chloe-Amanda Bailey – Sky News 2019

Camp TV – Cobbstar 2019 – Key Hair & Make up Artist – “The Potbellez”

Red Bull Flugtag – Channel 9 Live event 2018 – Riana Chrehan, Danny Clayton, Corbin Harris

ABC – Web series “Kiki and Kitty” –  2017 – Assist Leah Taylor

Channel 7 Sunday Night (Seven Network) murder re-enactment’s 2016

Channel 9 – “Murder Calls” 2017

Channel 9 – 60 Minutes “The Seige”

History Channel – ” Beyond Kokoda” Foxtel

Nickelodeon – “Scariacs” Foxtel

Beyond Productions – “Deadly Women” – 2011

TVC’s / Advertising/ Corporate Clients

Commonwealth Bank Customer Testimonials – 2020

Womens T20 Cricket World Cup –  Commonwealth Bank – 2020

NSW Cancer Institute – You Quit You Win – Josh Mansour -2019

Victorian Government – Commissioned by Andrew Denton “Stop the Horror” – 2017

Cornerstone Health – My Medical Home – 2018/2019/2020

Sydney Jewish Museum -2018/2020

Endometriosis Australia Campaign – 2019

Amazon Web Series -2018/2019/2020

Westpac – Testimonials – 2019

Nestle – Golden Chef’s Hat Competition Photo Shoot – 2019

Lend Lease – 2018

Commonwealth Bank – Testimonials -2018

Pay Pal – 2017, 2018

Ben Milbourne – Masterchef – Fat Yak Lazy Yak – 2018

Kmart – 2017

Sony Pictures – 2017

Jay Bird – 2017

Ultimate Ears – 2017

Commonwealth Bank – 2017

Australian Navy – 2017

Legal Aid – 2017

British & American Tobacco – 2013

Nude by Nature – 2010

Colonial State Bank – 2010

UBISOFT Games – 2010

Priceline – Ita Buttrose – 2010

 

Music Videos 

Illuka – “A Beautiful Undone” – 2020

Caitlin Harnett & The Pony Boys – “Five AM” – 2020

Lucy Tiger – “Greenwood” – 2020

Lime Cordiale – “Inappropriate Behaviour” 2019

Courtney Act – Eurovision 2019 – “ Fight for Love”

Georgia Mae –  2019

Hellions – “Smile” 2019

Thundamentals – “All I See is Music” 2018

Ciaran Gribben – Former front man INXS 2015

Diana Rouvas – The Voice Australia 2015

Yenn Music – 2011

Film/ Theatre/ Documentary

Broken Line North – Key Hair & Make up Artist – 2018 – Sydney Film Festival/ St Kilda Film Festival/ Revelation Perth International Film Festival

Baz Lurhman’s ‘Strictly Ballroom the Musical’- 2014

Hobby Farm – Head of Department – Make up Hair & Wardrobe – 2007

Novr Blood & Steel – 2015

Simpletons – 2012

Blood Type = 2009

Beyond Kokoda – Documentary for the History Channel 2009

Glass – Tropfest – 2008

Bridal 

“The Lane” – Photography Workshop 2019

“Modern Wedding Magazine” – 2019 Industry Event

Awards/ Acheivements

Winner 2016 Face 2 Face Make up Awards (Category –Fashion/Catwalk Trend Prediction)– Sydney Beauty Expo

“Simpletons” Short Film Corner, Cannes Film Festival 2012

48hr Film Festival in December 2009 i was nominated as best Make up Artist for “Blood Type” (Tex Whitney Productions)

“Beyond Kokoda” a documentary filmed for History Channel (Foxtel) was nominated for best documentary at the 2009 Logie Awards, 2009 Astra Awards and 2010 AFI Awards.

“Hobby Farm” Winner of Best International Feature Drama at the New York Film Festival 2008 & Official Selection at Dungog Film Festival 2009

“Glass” Finalist in 2008 Tropfest Film Festival