Some years ago a friend pulled me into the Film & TV industry on a hair and makeup job, and what I hoped would be a one off has turned into a new career.
My formal training began over 20 years ago and includes a HND BTEC in Theatrical & Media Makeup. City & Guilds Wig-making. NVQ II Hairdressing. NVQ 3 Barbering. MA in Fashion Entrepreneurship.
I have studied at the University of the Arts, London. The London College of Fashion. The College of North East London and the London School of Barbering.
I worked for places like Madame Tussauds, Alex Rouse Wig Co. English National Opera, Makeup Forever and Theatre Calgary in Canada.
That said I took a long break from creative life to raise a family, do other things and live abroad. I had put most of my tools away until ... (read top line).
It wasn't easy coming back to being creative after time away - it's not like riding a bike. In recent years, in between my time on-set - I've been catching myself up with every bit of training known to man - but it's all good because I love study.
If you would like to say hi, find out more about me or work with me please contact me below.