Category Archives: Makeup Artist

@macpro @maripolara Photoshoot. Preparing Daisy

Curated like a great Artshow where each piece reenforces the other one.  Maripol and Mac Pro’s vision of my work together with that of 7 other makeup artists was refreshing and different and I absolutely loved the  mix of the short movie … Continue reading

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“Doing our thing” Do we ever stop being Intimidated?

As most of you know there was a time when I did makeup everyday, all day. Some very creative jobs, others not so interesting creatively but interesting in other ways, the team of people working on them, maybe the dynamics … Continue reading

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Liz from Click Model Management. artist Fujiko Kondo.

Fujiko Kondo the makeup artist on these photos was incredibley talented, able to chose colors for their fashion impact as well as create intricate  artistic designs on one of our favourites Liz of Click Models.

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Model Anelisa, makeup artist Harumi Honda

All of the students who take my classes have very interesting stories and very different reasons for taking the class. Harumi Honda in this photo is 4th generation of a family of Barbers in Japan.  Harumi is definitely making a difference … Continue reading

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Stillness and Presence. My Muse Sarah

Most of you know my daughter Daisy as my first Muse,  but I also have others who have helped me out over the years and have become Muses. Many are Daisy’s friends  others daughters of friends who I have known since they were babies … Continue reading

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Pat Cleveland on the Streets of Williamsburgh

I think often about the past but not with sadness or regrets, just enjoying and reliving every fabulous moment in my memory. So how wonderful to be able to actualy relive in 2017 a moment from the 80’s thanks to Apple … Continue reading

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Yoga + Body Painting

I love the twists and turns of life and was impatient  when I was younger but have fortunately learned patience (proof that its never too late for anything) and to aknowledge that there is a time for everything. This Youtube video that … Continue reading

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A Meryl Streep doppelgänger

Photos of the actress Sarah Villegas from the shoot with the visiting class of  Makeup Artists from The New York Makeup Academy of Japan, which was held at the Temptu Workshop in June of 2017.   Sarah has a striking resemblance … Continue reading

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Makeup Classes

I enjoy teaching makeup and also taking the photos at the end of the classes as this enables me to see the progression and development of each artists individual style. IBF, NYMA of Japan have been a faithful client  for 15 … Continue reading

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Shooting Photos for the Makeup Artist’s Portfolio

Just before I left for vacation at the beginning of July I finished another truly wonderful class  for The New York Makeup Academy of Japan. We were  fortunate to have the use of the  classroom at Temptu which gave us the … Continue reading

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