Professional Hair + Makeup Artist - 20 years
Jess received a scholarship and completed a Diploma of Make-up Artistry in Auckland, NZ in 2000 at Cut Above Academy followed by a Bachelor of Design in Visual Communication (1st Class Honors) at Massey University in Wellington, NZ in 2006. During this time she worked for MAC Cosmetics for 4 years. Years of travel ensued including Europe and Central America before she made Melbourne her home for 5 years and Vancouver a year. During this time she worked as a hair + makeup artist and photographer before heading back to her homeland New Zealand, to be closer to her family and raise her daughter, Goldie.
Throughout her career Jess has teamed up with cinematographers, photographers and designers to create looks for TV, film, music videos, fashion shoots/shows, advertising campaigns, commercial photo shoots, events and countless weddings, which has continued to this day.
Jess currently resides in Auckland, New Zealand.
Clients have included:
Flying Fish, Fish n Clips, Zambesi, Workshop, Helen Cherry, Little Brother, Ruby, Icebreaker, Neisha Smith, Kirkcaldie and Stains, World of Wearable Arts, Australian Post, Andrea Rassel, Pig Dog Pictures, Scope Red, Sticky Pictures, Net Work 10, Adon Creatives, NZ National Art Gallery, Night Riders, Bennytones, Deva Mahal, Hawthorn Lounge, Obese Records, Mushroom Records, Warner Brothers, Sony Music and many individual clients.
+64 21 745 509