Liz Sharp is a practicing Make-up Technician and Visual Artist. She started her training in 1996 in Sydney when she was accepted at Australia’s oldest and best school of Makeup ‘3 Arts Make-up Centre’. After which she went to Canberra School of Art Majoring in Painting.
Liz’s name is laced in and out of a wide variety of both the visual arts & the makeup industry.
As a Visual Artist she has had group and solo exhibitions in A.C.T and N.S.W over the years. Her well-known gift is that she is extraordinarily precise with detail, design and colour theory.
As a Make-up Artist she has worked in all areas of the industry from high fashion, editorial, rock festivals, music clips through to theatre productions and Film & TV. She has worked with an absolute array of talented artists, actors, celebrities, designers, photographers, stylists, musicians, and models from around the world. She is also a trainer at Melbourne’s ‘Academy of Make-up’ on Chapel Street Prahan, where students that learn from Liz, will be inspired by her extensive knowledge and her industry experiences, and forever supported by her.
As a Special FX Technician, Liz has worked with leading Special FX and Make-up Artist teams throughout Australia, such as JMBFX Studio on the Gold Coast. For example working on such films and mini series as ‘Aqua Marine’, ‘H2O just add water’, ’The Ruins’, and 'The Pacific' by Steven Spielberg, Tom Hanks & Gary Goetzman.
Currently Liz is one of the resident artists at Wicked of Oz Special Effects Studio's in Melbourne, where she continues to create her art.
Simon Fa'amoe is her partner in creative crime, his back ground steams from areas such as Contemporary Dance, Acting, Areobics, and Accounting!
BlackGrace (www.blackgrace.co.nz) is a contemporary dance company that Neil Iremia..and Simon started in New Zealand and has grown with world wide recognition.
Simon also had a stint in acting on T.V Series such as Zena Princess Warrior as 'Alicibiades'. He was a world ranking aerobics competitor in individuals, pairs, and groups. Due to his background he understands the mechanics of the entertainment industry and assists on sets and shoots, keeping the C in cool..
Simon has a great insight of form and movement with the body.
The two together have proven amongst their colleagues to be an amazing team providing cool calm creative vibes on every job they do.