Having always had a passion and flare for make-up, Amanda started her make-up career as a professional face painter at 18yrs of age. Face painting created a great foundation for understanding the facial structure, highlighting, blending and contouring. After graduating from Star-FX Make-Up Academy in 2004, Amanda has now achieved a vast amount of experience, working as qualified make-up artist.
FILMS – Pirates of the Caribbean “Dead Men Tell No Tales” and Thor “Ragnarok”
TV – Network Ten and Channel Nine, Granada Media (I’m a celebrity get me out of here”) Uk and Germany, Endemol-(“Big Brother”) and “Terra Nova” Fox Sport AFL/Boxing and Jam TV Netball.
THEATRE – Opera Qld, Opera Australia, Laboite Theatre and both the Paris and Hamburg Ballet
EDITORIAL – Ellements Magazine New York, Australian Woman’s Weekly, Ok Magazine Australia, New Idea, Woman’s Day, Kezani Jewellery, Fancy a Fascinator, Brisbane News, Brisbane Affair Magazine, Coast Living Magazine, Clay Magazine and Chick Magazine.
FASHION – DISSH Boutique, Element Eden, Lorna Jane, Linebreak Sports Clothing, Rosemount Fashion Week, 25 years of celebrating De Lorenzo and Queensland Brides.
Her experience has also allowed her the opportunity to work on the following celebrity faces:
Whitney Port (The Hills/America’s Next Top Model), Sophie Monk (Film, Singer, Radio Host), Kendra Wilkinson (Author/Ex Playboy Bunny), Shelley Craft (TV Presenter), Myf Warhurst (Radio&Tv Presenter), Katie Noonan (Singer/ Musican), Bridgette Nielson (International Model/FilmStar), Wendy Kingston (Today Show/News), Faustina Agolley (Video Hits presenter), Dylan Lewis (Video Hits Presenter), Nichole Livingston (Olympic Swimmer/Commentator), Guy Leech (Iron Man/Commentator), Trevor Hendy (Iron Man, Commentator), Libby Trickett (Olympic Swimmer/Commentator), Grant Hackett(Olympic Swimmer/Commentator), Steve Carfino (Basketball Star/Commentator), Shane Heal (Basketball Star/Commentator), Phil Gould (Rugby League Commentator), Darren Lockyer(Rugby Star/Commentator), Wally Lewis (Rugby Star/Commentator) and Paul Bishop (Actor), just to name a few.
With experience in such a broad spectrum of the industry, it is her constant goal to develop and excel in all areas of the make-up industry, making her a very versatile artist.