Freelance Makeup Artist Valerie Vonprisk is currently working behind the scenes alongside some of the most inspiring, colorful people in the industry for runway, print, music video and film sets. Valerie's passion for the eccentric worlds of the fashion & music has sent her all over the world where she is fortunate to do makeup art for some of her absolute favorite brands and artists, including Davines North America and Dame Zandra Rhodes.
Creatively self-taught, Valerie began working with Southern California-based magazines and fashion shows immediately after High School. She was able to start fine-tuning her clean and professional makeup techniques as in house makeup artist for a modeling agency based in San Diego. It was here that she recognized her affinity for runway makeup and backstage production. She then put in 4 years of great work with the globally iconic makeup brand M.A.C Cosmetics, where she would often assist in facilitating beautiful makeup presentations. Valerie's name and positive reputation began to spread in the fashion community. Now she is a resident makeup staple backstage at the iconic runway shows in New York, London, Milan and Paris, where she assists the incredible makeup talents of Yadim, Tom Pecheux, Sammy Mourabit and many others.
Valerie continues to educate herself with new techniques and stays current in her makeup knowledge. She is a highly respected freelance artist in her own right, as well as a behind the scenes artist to watch. Valerie is an example that dreams come true and encourages everyone to follow in their passion.
Currently based in Los Angeles, CA. Available for travel worldwide.
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