Teach students the art of makeup from glam to gore
Either onset for a freelance job or in the classroom teaching students how to make the most of their passion, a great day is doing makeup or teaching the art of makeup.
After having learned how to be a makeup artist, you first need the passion to follow your dreams. Which requires focus, dedication and diligence. Being a makeup artist you are always a part of a team, even if it is you and a bride. So learning to work with people is very important as well as being professional at all times and being able to get the job done and done well in spite of common obstacles like last minute changes in schedule or location.
Here's the first step for high school students
Aquire the skills necessary to do makeup as a profession. Doing your own makeup is very different than doing makeup on many different skin tones & face shapes. Just as runway makeup is very different than film makeup. There are also the sanitation procedures to learn not to spread disease.
"You need to go into graphic design to get an "artistic" job. - Family Start your own school? Thats crazy! - Myself"
Over the course of my life the times I am most feeling who I truly am is when I am either teaching or doing makeup or both. Understanding that this is what I'm meant to be doing gives me the courage to take on the unknowns ahead.
I have ADD which makes it harder. Understanding that everyone has something to overcome helps me be strong. When I am strong I can do all the things I know that will help me like exercising, taking my medication and getting a good nights sleep.