Beauty Has No Age: Personal Makeup Masterclass
From mastering contouring to finessing the art of precision eyeliner, flawless blending, colour and texture theory and beyond, join Making Faces Makeup Studio for an afternoon masterclass for people of all ages wanting to learn how to put their best or most creative face forward.
Designed and presented by award-winning makeup artist and principal of local makeup school Making Faces Makeup Studio, Meryll Faulkner, Beauty Has No Age is a unique ‘look and learn’ masterclass that aims to help anyone to further their skills with a makeup brush.
“This class is designed for everyone. Whether you’re a no-fuss or all-natural type, enjoy a more a glamourous or high-fashion style, an older person wanting to learn how to create an age-defying or on-trend look, a young person curious about experimentation, or anyone seeking real-life insider industry tips and tricks, this afternoon of fun and beauty aims to leave you feeling confident, empowered and inspired,” says Meryll.
Sharing her wealth of knowledge and expertise, Meryll will demonstrate how to nail your makeup application with minimal effort. Unlike Making Faces Makeup Studio’s popular professional courses, this special event has a more look-and-learn personal focus, aiming to power up your daily routine. Expect popular trends, radiant glow secrets, how to find a correct foundation, expert tricks around colour/tone and how to contour and highlight flawlessly for real-life application – not just so you look good on a screen! Meryll will also share tips on setting up your own simple makeup workstation at home, including how to find the correct bushes like a pro.
- A sable eyeshadow blending brush of professional calibre
- Personal style notes to take-away
- A $50 voucher towards an intensive one-on-one makeup lesson with Meryll to extend your personal skills
- A delicious afternoon tea
Bookings are essential, as spaces are limited.
Sunday 27th June 2pm to 4.30pm OR
Monday 28th June 2pm to 4.30pm
Beauty Has No Age is a LGBTQIA+ safe space and we welcome all makeup lovers and the makeup-curious.
About Meryll Faulkner of Making Faces Makeup Studio
Meryll Faulkner is a professional makeup artist and principal of Making Faces Makeup Studio (est. 1998). Throughout her career spanning 25-plus years, Meryll has trained and mentored some of the industry’s leading makeup artists and her own work has spanned television and film to music videos, special events, bridal advertising and editorial.
A four-time winner of the Australian Bridal Awards for excellence in makeup and nominee for the prestigious Australian Makeup Artist Award for fashion makeup, Meryll has multiple certifications in makeup and has studied under Academy Award-Nominee makeup artist Tina Earnshaw (Titanic, The Talented Mr Ripley, The Martian) in Los Angeles, in Paris with Atelier Maquillage and in New York under high-fashion makeup artist Victor Noble, among other industry luminaries.
Aside from her school, Meryll is also the NSW & ACT distributor of Atelier Maquillage professional makeup range, her company MFS Makeup Pty Ltd supplies professional makeup artists, makeup departments in television, theatre, film and many beauty salons. After relocating her business from Sydney to Kiama, Meryll is highly involved in the beauty industry and now services the south coast and highlands, as well as her clients around the state and in Sydney.
Making Faces Makeup Studio recent awards:
2020 Winner Brides Choice Award Illawarra & Southern Highlands
2019 Winner Brides Choice Award Illawarra and South Coast
2018 Highly Commended Brides Choice Award Illawarra and South Coast
2017 Highly Commended Brides Choice Award Illawarra Weddings
Nominated for the Australian Society Makeup Award – Excellence in Fashion Award
Makeup Judge of the prestigious Face to Face makeup awards held annually at the International Beauty Expo Makeup Competition
Illawarra Women In Business 2018 Award Champion Networker
Finalist at Women In Business 2016 for best small business