Career Objective

I have just recently moved to the United Kingdom and am looking for an opportunity to work abroad as a Makeup Artist where I can indulge my love for colour and showcase my skills in various areas of makeup artistry including TV/Film, Editorial, Theatrical, Education and even Retailing Cosmetics. The possibilities are endless and I plan to make the most of my time overseas to work hard and be the best makeup artist I can be! 


Napoleon Perdis Cosmetics "Makeup Expert of the Year" Award -  December 2012

One winner per state, the Makeup Expert of the Year is a strong performer in sales, delivers beautiful makeovers, is flexible and proactive assisting with all store operations and is reliable and consistent. Others recognise them as a Brand Ambassador as they emulate our DREAM MANTRA and Company Values. The are a pleasure to work with, an asset to the team and show amazing potential for a career with Napoleon Perdis.

Napoleon Perdis Cosmetics "Butterfly Award" Award - December 2012

One Makeup Expert in each state is personally selected by the Creative Team to be fast-tracked onto the Support Creative Team to help out with upcoming Fashion Shows. 

Napoleon Perdis Cosmetics "Makeup Mentor" Title - January 2012 

One Makeup Expert in each Napoleon Perdis Cosmetics Concept store is personally selected by the Creative team after auditioning for the role. Responsibilities include training team members with one on one, in store practical training on the latest/upcoming makeup trends handed down to each Makeup Mentor by the Napoleon Perdis Creative team.

Runways and Events

Styleaid - 2010

This event features some of the best designer and model talent that Perth has to offer and is held at the Burswood Entertainment Complex annually. Duties included, nail painting, air brushing designs and applying foundation/bronzer. It was a truly amazing experience that I will always remember, and I feel privileged to be a part of such a wonderful organisation.

Toni & Guy Fashion Show -  November 26, 2012

This event was held at The Perth Town Hall. Haircuts and Colours were presented from the Collection "Artelier". Duties included Full Makeup Application and nail painting.

Toni & Guy Fashion Show - November 20, 2013

This event was held at The Perth Convention & Exhibition Centre. Haircuts and Colours were presented from the Collection "50/50". Duties included Full Makeup Application and nail painting.


Jan 2010 - Mar 2010

Level 1 and 2

Artists @ Play (MAC Cosmetics)

Course outline

  • Becoming an artist
  • Kit building
  • International artists
  • Inspiration
  • Careers
  • Freelancing
  • Retailing
  • Perfecting Foundation
  • Eye Techniques – smokey/clean/contoured/liner art/lashes/blocked out brows
  • International and Australian Fashion weeks
  • Runway
  • Design face charts for runway
  • Backstage speed applications
  • Working with models
  • Trends In Bridal
  • Understanding Asian skin tones and eyes
  • Depth of colour on dark skin
  • Young and mature eyes
  • Editorial work
  • Photoshoot in studio
  • Media / High Definition TV make up
  • Mechanics and application of Airbrushing
Jan 2003 - Dec 2007

Years 8 - 12

Greenwood College

Greenwood College is an Independent Public School located in the northern suburb of Greenwood in Perth, Western Australia. It caters for year 8-12, Intensive English and USE students. 

Jan 2006 - Dec 2006

Certificate 2

West Coast Tafe

Course outline:

  • Communicating in the workplace
  • Performing routine salon/store functions 
  • Demonstrating skin care products
  • Designing and applying make-up

Work History

Work History
May 2012 - Present

Make-up Artist

Operabox Inc.

Provided Make-up application for Male and Female cast members of Opera Production "Puccini's La Boheme".

OperaBox Inc. is a not-for-profit performance ensemble dedicated to staging opera productions in Western Australia. 

May 2012 - Present

Make-up Artist

The Spectre Theatre Company

Provided Make-up application for Male and Female cast members during the filming of Theatre Production "Lex Affreux (The Frightful Ones)" teaser trailer.

“The Spectre Theatre Company is a boutique theatre company that performs modern cutting edge drama. Created by Director Wade K. Savage, The Spectre Theatre Company produces original works for the stage with some of the best upcoming talent there is. “

Aug 2011 - Jan 2014

Store Manager

Napoleon Perdis Cosmetics Pty Ltd

Responsibilities included:

  • Leading my team at the Whitford City Concept store as Store Manager
  • Makeup Mentor (refer to Achievements for further information)
  • Sales Assistant - meeting sales targets, monitoring the contribution of each team member
  • Banking
  • Housekeeping
  • Reporting
  • Stock Management
  • Drawing up Rosters
  • Makeover bookings
  • Teaching customers the art of makeup application through in-store Makeup lessons
  • Recruiting new customers and building relationships with existing customers
  • Maintaining a high level of personal and store presentation
Apr 2011 - Aug 2011

Make-up and Hair Artist

Creative Looks Photography

Responsibilities included:

  • Hair and Makeup for studio photo-shoots
May 2008 - Jul 2011

Personal Assistant to Advertising Manager

POST Newspapers

Responsibilities included:

  • Selling advertising space either face to face or by telephone
  • Reception - accepting payments via eftpos/credit card/cash, petty cash 
  • Proof reading Advertisements
  • Keeping up the presentation of the workplace
Jan 2005 - May 2008

Sales Assistant

Bakers Delight

Responsibilities included: 

  • Friendly customer service
  • Quality product
  • Bakery and product presentation
  • Supporting other team members
  • Achieving team and individuali goals
  • Food safety and hygiene
  • Occupational, health and safety




Sophia Vallejos

Gwenda Anderson

Deborah House