There is more to being a Makeup Artist then having a fabulous makeup kit, expensive case, tons of brushes and products. Or a Photographer with tons of expensive lenses and equipment. Makeup and Photography go hand in hand! Behind any great photo shoot is a skilled makeup artist and to capture great makeup there needs to be a excellent photographer! At Visage-1 Studios you have both services of Makeup & Photography by Celebrity Photographer and Boston's Fashion Awards Award Winning Makeup Artist Joanna Petit-Frere!
Joanna believes, makeup is an essential part of the over all complete look of any photo shoot, TV, film, fashion shows or creative production! Joanna’s craft and skills in makeup have been developed over 15 years in the entertainment/ beauty industry. She is educated and trained by the beauty industries top cosmetics companies, such as Bobbi Brown, Lancôme and Nars cosmetics, just to name a few. With her hands on experience and extensive background in photography, film, TV and event makeup, she has developed a trained eye for color and texture. She creates flawless makeup looks using the most suitable products and colors to meet the need of you or your clients different skin types and skin tones.
In addition to her talent in makeup artistry, she also is a photographer. Her eye for capturing beauty was developed while attending Massachusetts College of Art, where she received her Bachelors of Fine Arts degree and focused on digital photography and also attended New England School of Photography. Since everyone’s vision of their makeup and photography is different, Joanna's job as your photographer and makeup artist is to make sure she researches each client and his/her vision by discussing and exchanging ideas before the shoot. By familiarizing herself with the creative direction of any project, it allows Joanna to work to her full creative ability. Once the creative concept is determined, She will guide you through the shoot by suggesting great poses/expressions to make you feel comfortable, build your confidence and capture you at your very best!
From Celebrities, Editorial, TV, the Fashion Runway, a bride, dramatic to creative makeup or high fashion/glamour shots, head shots and families. Joanna Petit-Frere of Visage -1 Studios, not only has signature and quality work, her work speaks for it self! Just check out her reviews! Investing in Visage-1Studios to do your Makeup and Photography, you will experience professional/flawless work that will bring your creative vision to Life!
Joanna Petit-Frere Bio:
Joanna is Boston's Fashion Award winning Best Makeup Artist. She's multi-talented artist with a passion for beauty, art and fashion. She is a fashion photographer and makeup artist. Since a young age, Joanna has been an artist with an eye for color and texture, which she applies in her artwork. As a freshman in high school, she began experimenting with makeup. While attending Massachusetts College of Art, she began documenting her makeup artistry through photography and developed a strong eye for capturing beauty through the camera. Using her artistic skill, Joanna decided to photograph her make up on models; suddenly people began to notice her work. For over decade, she has worked as a makeup artist for major cosmetic companies and her photography work as been seen in magazines, ads, cd covers and billboards throughout America.
Models and fashion designers portfolios, Magazines, ads, clothing, catalogs, Cd’s, weddings, couples, family portraits, children and events.
Make up Art:
Fashion shows, photo shoots, models, promotional events, commercials, weddings, films, videos, proms and special events
2012 Boston Fashion Awards - Best Makeup Artist
• Lancome Cosmetics • Fashion Fair Cosmetics • Chanel Cosmetics • Maybelline Cosmetics • Bobbi Brown Cosmetics • NARS Cosmetics • MAC Cosmetics • Trish McEvoy Cosmtics • Laura Mericer Cosmetics • Christian DiorCosmetics • Estee Lauder • FRESH Cosmetics
• Elle Varner- RCA Records, a division of Sony Music Entertainment • American Top Models - Jade Cole, Bianca Golden, Aminat Ayinde • David & Lyn Talbert - Directors of Fox Searchlight Pictures Movie "Baggage Claim" • Desiree Rogers - Cheif Executive of Johnson Publishing Company • Jerod Mayo - All-Pro linebacker for the New England Patriots & Wife, Chantal Mayo • Melyssa Ford- Model and Actress • Shea Rose • VH1 Jacqueline "Doll" DaFonseca cast member Real Chance Of Love 2 • Ashlee Feldman cast member of Real World: New Orleans 2.
Editoral & Published Work:
• Town & Country Magazine • Boston Common Magazine • COUP Magazine • Tory Burch Blog • Improper Bostonian Magazine • Marie Claire Magazine • Sophisticate’s Black Hair Styles and Care Guide Magazine • Profiles 98 Magazine • VIBE Magazine - Vibe Vixen.com • UCE Magazine •Hip Hop Weekly Magazine • Boston Globe • Performer Magazine • Boston Magazine • Lip Gloss Magazine • RollinOut.com Magazine • CVS Pharmacy • STUFF at Night Magazine • Mid West Hair Magazine • PC Connections Photography Catalog
PHOTOGRAPHER & MAKEUP ARTIST