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 12 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 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!
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
Cover and Feature – Stell Magazine 2018
Feature – Solstice Magazine 2018
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
Victorian Government – Commissioned by Andrew Denton “Stop the Horror” – 2017
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 – Foxtel
Nickelodeon – Foxtel
Beyond Productions – Deadly Women – 2011
TVC’s / Advertising
Kmart – 2017
Sony Pictures – 2017
Pay Pal – 2017, 2018
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
Thundamentals – Music Video Clip 2018
Ciaran Gribben – Former front man INXS 2015
Diana Rouvas – The Voice Australia 2015
Yenn Music – 2011
Film/ Theatre/ Documentary
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
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