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Producers, Posters and Painting Faces – May 2013

In May I attended my first BAFTA Crew event – a Q&A session with Anita Overland, a top film producer who gave a masterclass for all us filmbods to attend.  It was a great chance to meet other filmies and also … Continue reading

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Lessons, Legends and Locations- April 2013

During March I was offered a couple of really good opportunities, as you will know because you very diligently read my posts.  The first of these was the offer of a teaching post in a private college in the North … Continue reading

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BAFTA, Beggars and Beatles Haircuts – March 2013

In March I was fortunate enough to be accepted in BAFTA Crew – a database/network of industry professionals from across the UK.  We are invited to masterclasses, receive regular newsletters and bulletins and discounts to other BAFTA events.  I’ll write … Continue reading

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One Night In Istanbul

One Night In Istanbul was my first collaboration with Bang On Top Productions. It follows four Liverpool fans as they prepare to watch the legendary Champions League Final in Istanbul in 2005. Upon arriving in Turkey they encounter criminals, a … Continue reading

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Rocky Horror Picture Show

Last night I was lucky enough to be invited to watch Rocky Horror at the Liverpool Empire. To my eternal shame I didn’t dress up…unforgivable I know *hangs head in shame*. However, thankfully lots of the audience did, with a … Continue reading

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From Beyond Iron Mountain

From Beyond Iron Mountain was a theatre production by Bonk Street Theatre. It was produced as part of Liverpool’s Shops Upfront initiative of 2010. The idea was that in just 6 weeks, a new play would be written, cast, produced … Continue reading

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Dirty Dancing Live

There are few films I know better than Dirty Dancing. It’s one of my all time favourites and has been since its release in 1987. I’ve got the video, the workout dvd (unused) and both soundtracks. For this reason, I … Continue reading

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Two Weddings and A Beheading – July 2012

And so wedding season is upon us again. I haven’t really done many weddings so far this year, but have two wedding make ups to do this month and two weddings to attend as a guest. The first was for … Continue reading

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Fashion Rears its Beautiful Head – October 2011

October is generally a busy time for a make up artist. Halloween provides many opportunities for face painting, both for kids, individual clients and night club promotions. However, this year my sister decided to get married over the Halloween weekend … Continue reading

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A Trip to Dublin – May 2011

Over the last couple of years I have worked occasionally with Bang On Top – a Liverpool based theatre company responsible for ‘Brick up the Mersey Tunnels’, ‘One Night in Istanbul’ and ‘Brick Up 2: The Wirral Strikes Back’. On … Continue reading

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