Makeup and Hair Artist SONIA LEAL-SERAFIM will be speaking and demonstrating this SATURDAY, APRIL 17/10 from 9:00am to 10:00am…Sonia will speak about the business of being a makeup artist, as well as having to be equally as talented at styling hair in today’s fashion photography business. Sonia will also demo beauty makeup and hair for fashion photography using Giorgio Armani cosmetics.
Makeup artist and hair stylist MARIANNA SCAROLA has had a busy ‘09/‘10 since joining THEY Rep, working with singer CHANTAL KREVIAZUK during her promotional tour, CLIFTON MURRAY of THE CANADIAN TENORS/DAVID FOSTER AND FRIENDS Concert, and most recently ERIC MCCORMACK for the cover of LOOK magazine.
Marianna’s advertising clients include ADIDAS, JOE FRESH, NETTWERK MUSIC GROUP, OBAKKI, SWIM CO., COBS BREAD, and the FAMILY CHANNEL.
During the 2010 VANCOUVER WINTER OLYMPICS, Marianna was the Makeup Designer for IKANADA PRODUCTIONS’ week-long ABORIGINAL FASHION SHOWCASE, as well as personal makeup artist to U.S. speedskater and Olympic bronze medal winner J.R. CELSKI.
Agent and producer GINA HOLE recently produced a shoot for INSTYLE magazine, featuring lead singer HILARY SCOTT of the country cross-over band LADY ANTEBELLUM . Lady Antebellum was in town opening for TIM MCGRAW . The shoot took place at the FOUR SEASONS HOTEL in Downtown Vancouver, in their newly rennovated Prime Minister and Royal Suites. A big thank you to KATE COLLEY and KOSTAS KHRISTOPOULOS at the Four Seasons.
Look for Hilary Scott’s photos in the upcoming June 2010 issue of InStyle.
Stylist REBECCA RESNICK, Agent/Producer GINA HOLE, HILARY SCOTT, and stylist ATHENA PASCAL.
Veteran makeup artist NORMA HILL-PATTON was the Head Makeup Designer for much awaited film adaptation of celebrated TV series THE A-TEAM, this time starring actors BRADLEY COOPER, LIAM NEESON, and JESSICA BEIL. Norma had a great time working with such a fantastic team right here in Vancouver. The A-Team will be out in theatres in June 2010.
Makeup artist and hair stylist SONIA LEAL-SERAFIM will be speaking at the prestigious Vancouver International Make-up Artist Trade Show (IMATS), which recognizes the best makeup artists in the film, fashion, and advertising industries all over the world. Here is a brief class description on what Sonia will be covering in her talk on Saturday, April 17th, 2010.
Make-up, Hair and the Agency Experience
Make-up artist and hairstylist Sonia Leal-Serafim demonstrates quick, beautiful high-fashion make-up and hair for editorial and advertising photography. She will speak about being a working make-up artist in the Canadian fashion and advertising industries, and she will explain why it is essential in today’s market to do make-up and hair equally well for photo shoots. Leal-Serafim will also discuss having agency representation and the relationship between agent and make-up artist. Leal-Serafim is a member of the Giorgio Armani Master Face Designers Club and will use all of the latest Giorgio Armani make-up products in her demonstration.
Hair stylist DAN NGUYEN has just returned from MILAN FASHION WEEK where he worked with iconic hair stylist ORIBE on the GIORGIO ARMANI and EMPORIO ARMANI FALL 2010 shows. Dan was personally asked by Oribe to work the Armani shows in Milan and was honored to be working beside him and his team. Congratulations Dan!
Dan with Oribe and the rest of the team after Giorgio Armani.
LURE Salon co-owner Linda Refosco , Oribe, and Dan backstage
Two looks by Dan at Emporio Armani
Makeup artist and hair stylist SONIA LEAL-SERAFIM worked on YOUNG ARTISTS FOR HAITI, a benefit music video produced by renowned Canadian producer BOB EZRIN. Canada’s youngest and brightest musicians got together to record a revamped version of hip-hop artist K’NAAN’s “Wavin’ Flag”, to benefit the victims of the Haitian earthquake.
Sonia had the pleasure of working with NIKKI YANOFSY, CANADIAN TENORS, SAM ROBERTS, JACOB HEDLEY, TOM COCHRANE, ESTHERO, FEFE DOBSON, EMILY HAINES, and JAY MALINOWSKI, among many others.
Nail artist CHRISTINA CULVER‘s work is on the Australian Stamp! Christina painted Australian Olmypic champion TORAH BRIGHT’s nails gold, right after she won her gold medal in the women’s half pipe at the 2010 Vancouer Winter Olympic Games. Congratulations to Torah…and Christina!