IMATS Sunday, November 22/09: NORMA HILL-PATTON–who was the Makeup Designer for the hugely successful movie TWILIGHT: NEW MOON, where she created the much anticipated character looks for ROBERT PATTINSON’s “Edward”, TAYLOR LAUTNER’s “Jacob”, DAKOTA FANNING’s “Jane”, as well as the rest of the cast–was in Toronto this past weekend to speak at the prestigious International Make-up Artist Trade Show (IMATS). Norma received an incredible reception from industry professionals and Twilight fans alike, with an on-stage interview with IMATS president and MAKE-UP ARTIST MAGAZINE founder MICHAEL KEY, autograph signing with fans, and a makeover session where she recreated the character looks of “Edward” and “Jane” too a sea of eager attendees.
Here a few photos from the weekend:
NORMA HILL-PATTON with IMATS president and MAKE-UP ARTIST MAGAZINE editor-in-chief MICHAEL KEY.
Fans flew in from all over Canada and the United States just to hear her speak and lined up for over an hour to get her autograph.
Norma recreated the flawless vampire look she perfected for DAKOTA FANNING’s character, “Jane”, in New Moon.
The finished product: “Jane” and “Edward” at the IMATS.
Norma has also been the subject of many feature articles, including the cover story for MAKE-UP ARTIST MAGAZINE. Click on the following links to view just a few of the many articles that have featured Norma’s career and her work in NEW MOON:
RAINE magazine profiled THEY Rep agent and owner GINA HOLE for their latest issue. The article, written by industry veteran MARILYN R. WILSON, talks about how Gina got her start in the industry, and her journey from being an established makeup artist in LA to owning the leading photographer and artist agency in Vancouver.
Click here to view the article in the latest edition of RAINE magazine.
LEILA BANI recently styled British actor CALLUM BLUE, who can currently be seen in SMALLVILLE, for the latest issue of TV GUIDE magazine. Photo by ANTHONY REDPATH.
THEY Rep welcomes CHRISTINA CULVER (AKA Christina Darling!) to the agency. We are all very excited that Christina brings her dynamic personality and close connection to the artists and clients of Vancouver. She joins the equally fabulous PATRICIA LAGMAY as they share the management and booking duties at THEY Rep.
We are also very pleased to announce that Christina will be the studio manager of Vancouver’s first high-end photo rental studios, slated to open January 2010 (name to be announced). Lots of news to come on the new studios. Stay tuned!
Not only a knowledgeable fashion expert/designer and the new booker at THEY Rep, Christina is also well-known for her kick-ass nails. She has been busy working with many different photographers and publications, as well as the latest FAN DEATH video! Christina balances her time between doing nails at the beginning of shoots and managing the artists at the agency.
For all booking inquiries, please contact Christina or Patricia at bookings@THEYrep.com or 604-929-2959.
THEY Rep’s managment and artists came together for fashion and cocktails at OBAKKI‘s Spring/Summer 2010 Preview Show last week, where owner TREANA PEAKE and the rest of the Obakki team launched another stunning collection.
THEY makeup artist NORMA HILL-PATTON is the feature cover story for MAKE-UP ARTIST MAGAZINE‘s latest issue. In the article, Norma shares her experience with designing the looks of ROBERT PATTINSON, TAYLOR LAUTNER, DAKOTA FANNING, NIKKI REED and the rest of the cast of TWILIGHT: NEW MOON, and talks about her 30-year career working as a proffesional makeup artist in the industry.