My name is Melanie .....I have been a certified Professional Make-up Artist for the past 11 years and am now based back in Brisbane after spending 5 years in the tropics of beautiful Darwin, Northern Territory. I offer Mobile & Studio Professional Make-up & Airbrush, Hairstyling along side my service as a Professional Make-up Artist and carry a hairstyling preparation pack with me to all assignments. I am a perfection when it comes to my work and I always go that little extra to ensure the results can be the best they can be!
Melanie has been a certified Professional Makeup Artist for the past 11 years and is based in North Brisbane. She has trained with the Napoleon Perdis Make-up Academy in 2006 in Brisbane, Qld and is an accredited NPMA Make-up Artist. She has also trained with Cherie Patrice (Cherie Patrice Make-up Academy Darwin in 2002 ) ; a well established Make-up Artist from New Zealand who has worked in the Film and Television Industry for over 25 years on such shows as "Xena - Princess Warrior", "Hercules" and with Hollywood Movie Stars like ie: Kym Cattrall ("Sex and The City") in the movie "Every Woman's Dream" - 1996. Melanie has also studied Airbrush Makeup training with Latona Airbrush Makeup in 2008 with Award winning Brisbane MUA Danielle Robinson.
Melanie has travelled overseas to Vanuatu where she performed her Makeup skills and also provided Makeup lessons. She offers Professional Makeup application, Airbrush Makeup, Hairstyling, Mobile and Air conditioned Studio location set-up service and can carry a hairstyling preparation pack with her to any assignment. Melanie's Experience ranges from ;- Photographic Work, Black and White Photography, Weddings, Special Occassions, Model Portfolios, Hairstyling, Makeup & Styling for L'Espoir Bridal Website Catalogue Brisbane 2006. Makeup for the NAB Territory Credit Union 2009 Promotional material. Makeup for AYLOR Designs Fashion Catalogue 2012 feat. Darwin Signature Magazine and Website. Makeup Artist @ Darwin Fashion Week 2012. Newspaper Features ;- The Australian "Weekend" Magazine - Photographer Peter Eve, The Gold Coast Sun Newspaper, North Quest Brisbane Newspaper & The NT News. Magazine Features - That's Life! Darwin Signature Living Magazine 2012. Calendars ;- Bikini & The Beast Alcohol Awareness 2012, Miss VIC Hotel 2010, Star Models 2006. Portraiture. Glamour. Film & Television. Stage shows. Model Competitions. Magazines and Catalogues and Makeup Tuition and Lessons.
To keep up with current seasonal fashion make-up trends, Melanie uses only the best in MAC, NARS, Urban Decay, ElementTwo & Napoleon Perdis cosmetics. She has also been trained in NU - Colour products. Melanie has an industry background as an Actress/Performer and Model for the past 14 years.