Makeup Artistry

Makeup Experience


  • Training seminar with Eugenia Weston, Creator of Senna Cosmetics, Inc and makeup artist to Bette Midler and many other Hollywood stars, June, 2012.
  • Dinair Airbrush Makeup Class, Orlando, FL – October, 2009. Instructed by Dina Ousley, pioneer of airbrush makeup concept 25 years ago.
  • Jeni Lee Dinkel-One on one training with Hollywood makeup artist, June, 2005. Included beauty, film and minor special effects makeup. (Jeni Lee’s film credits include Forest Gump, Shawshank Redemption, Wildthings, Fair Game, Bad Boys).
  • Lancôme- Numerous training classes and assisting renowned makeup artists, including Ross Burton, one of Oprah’s makeup artists. – 2000-2007
  • Candace Corey – Makeup Artists Workshop, Chicago, November 2004.
    Focus: Beauty, Commercial, Fashion & Glamour makeup.
  • Aveda Soho Institute, NYC, NY 1997 -1 week class featuring hair, skin & makeup.
  • BA Personnel/Industrial Relations, University of Cincinnati. 1997
  • Master of Science Nursing, MSN (Master of Nursing), College of Mount Saint Joseph, 2007.

Advertising & Editorial

  • Grand Victoria Casino “Save the Tatas”
  • Cincinnati Enquirer
  • Aces & Eights/ Orange County Choppers
  • Bridalrama Magazine and Billboard
  • Reebok featuring Cincinnati Bengal Coach Marvin Lewis
  • Indiana Live! Casino

TV/Video/Album Covers

  • Channel 19 Morning Show – featured makeup artist for Lancome
  • Channel 19 Morning Show – Celebrity lifestyle expert, Susie Coehlo
  • Chris Bortz, City Councilman, commercial
  • Leslie Ghiz, City Councilwoman, commercial
  • Greta Van Sustren Show – Jeff Ruby appearance
  • Nancy Grace Show – Jeff Ruby appearance
  • Panasonic video
  • Ethicon Endo-Surgery Video
  • Kettering Memorial Hospital commercial – asst. makeup artist
  • Karen North – CD cover

Artistry Events & Experience

  • Proctor & Gamble – CoverGirl Event, 2013, 2014
  • Regional Makeup Artist for Lancome 2000 to 2011
  • Manager – Lancome, Nordstrom, Annapolis, MD 2002-2004
  • Neiman Marcus, Saks, Bloomingdales, Nordstrom Trunk shows and fashion shows- Washington D.C. beltway 2001-2003.
  • Lazarus/Macy’s and Kenwood Towne Center Fashion shows
  • Aveda and DAAP Fashion shows

Makeup Artistry Instruction

  • Indiana LIVE! Casino “Angels”
  • Mi Salon and Spa
  • Parlour on the Avenue
  • One-on-one sessions with several clients