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I am a freelance make-up & hair artist based in London, and working in the industry. I completed a two year foundation degree
at London College of fashion in 2007-09, where I learnt the basic key skills needed for this industry. Since graduating I have
pursued my career and strengthened my knowledge of hair and make-up, working in a variety of fields including Film, TV,
beauty, bridal, catwalk, editorial and theatre.
Education: London College of Fashion, September 2007-june 09: Special effects make-up for film and T.V image,
two year FDA: Completed with 87%.
London beauty institute: Qualified Barber.
Make-up: Beauty, Bridal, Fashion, Casualty and SFX , Air brushing & Body painting.
Hair styling for both period and modern styles (using rollers, Hot sticks, blow drying, switch’s, buns, cage, weft, tongs
and curling wands) also wig setting and application, and the basis of wig making.
Body casting sculpting making and the application of prosthetics.
MAVALA manicure certified.
‘X-MEN: FIRST CLASS’. Directed by Michael Vaughn. Assistant to Christine Whitney, designed by Fay Hammond.
Hair and Make-up crowd trainee (10/2010)
‘WAR HORSE’ Directed by Steven Spielberg. Equestrian make-up. (10/2010)
‘W.E’. Directed by Madonna. Daily assistant to Zoe Brown, designed by Jenny Shircore. crowd hair and make-up
trainee (8/ 2010)
‘KILL KIETH’. Make-up and SFX assistant to Katie Fine (8/2010)
‘JOHN CARTER OF MARS’. Directed by Andrew Stanton. Hair designed by Kevin Alexander. Trainee to Zoe Brown
in crowd wig and hair department (March 2010)
‘THE EMPTY PLAN’. Film by David and Anja Kirschner. Make-up and hair assistant to Claire Mazik. (may 2010)
‘CLASH OF THE TITANS’ Warner Bros pictures: Work Experience. Supervised by Julia Vernon and designed by
Jenny Shircore. Crowd make-up and hair (09/2009)
‘OUTSIDE THE BOX’, Talkback Thames. Tattoo illustration for TV comedy sketch pilot. (12/10)
‘PINEAPPLE STUDIOS’. A Sky 1 documentary, part 1. Make-up designer.(10/2009)
DUFFY. ‘My Boy’. Head of hair & make-up for dancers and Duffys band members. (02/11)
JAMES BLAKE ‘‘The Wilhelm Scream’. Make-up & hair for artist and extras. (01/11)
‘PENDULUM’ music video for ‘Witchcraft’. Band Make-up ( 6/ 2010)
DAVEY INC Production Company. Make-up & Hair for all the following artists : Bullet for my Valentine, Carl Barat,
Pete Lawrie, Adept, Hadouken , Stornoway, The Maccabees, Tinashe, Matthew P, We have band, Ivyrise.(2009-
‘THE VIEW’. Make-up and hair for artists and actors. Produced by Skinflicks. (01/11)
SPARK, ‘Crave’. Make-up & Hair for Spark. (02/11)
MERCURY RECORDS: Make-up & hair assistant to Alison Butler of Artists ‘Noah & the Whale’ (12/10)
SKY SPORTS, commercial for FORD cars. Sky TV. (11/2010)
COY! Communications. Make-up and hair assistant to Emilie on commercials inc: Churchill insurance (12/10), My
L’OREAL HAIR AWARDS 2010. Toni & Guy catwalk. Make-up assistant to Claire De-Graft (05/2010)
'CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA & PAGLIACCI’ at Dorset Opera. Hair and make-up designer (07/2009).
‘WICKED’ at London’s Apollo. work Experience in wig department, supervised by Jo Nealson (2009-2010)
VIDAL SASSOON, director’s creation show. Make-up designer (Feb 10).
Spitalfields Alternative fashion week, Daily make-up artist. (April 10).
EDITORIAL/ PUBLISHED WORK
‘PEPSI & SHIRLY’ photo shoot for Lovin’ it Magazine. Hair and Make-up (10/10)
THE TELEGRAPH fashion supplement A/W 2010. Make-up assistant to Katie Fine. (July 2010)
THE EVENING STANDARD: ES MAG. Eli & Fur december 10th issue. Make-up & hair for the artists. (12/10)
WIRED MAGAZINE: Halloween special. Written and published article on ‘DIY Special effects make-up at home’
Models MGMT. Make-up and hair stylist. 2010
CRUSAID – HIV & AIDS charity. Celebrity fundraising photo shoot. Make-up for Liz McLaren, Lisa Snowdon,
Jameela Jamil and Sue Perkins and Dianne Pilkington. (Oct 09.)
GAP photography. Senior studio make-up artist, 2009
John Farrah. 2011 photoshoots.
Millward Brown: Make-up and hair for employee interviews (02/11)
KPMG: Website advertisement shoot. (12/10)
Candy Alderson mobile Bridal and special occasion service.
THE POWDER ROOM. A vintage inspired make-up and hair boutique in Soho and Columbia road. 2010
BEAUTY CALL make-up and hair agency. Weddings and events. 2010
Harrods beauty hall. cosmetic sales associate.(2009)
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