Crystal faith stuart-fawkes

I am a Make Up & Prosthetics for Performance Graduate from London College of Fashion graduating in 2014. I specialise in wig and headdress designing and making. I am skilled in foundation making and knotting; both wig and postiche (wigs, Beards, Moustaches, etc). All of my work is handmade and designed by myself. I am trained in special effects makeup and beauty makeup. I have experience working in the hair, wigs and makeup department at The Royal Exchange Theatre Manchester, The Royal Northern College of Music and Birmingham Repertory Theatre. I have 3 years experience working as a self employed wig and postiche maker. I am available for commissioned projects now. 

Experience

2014 - 2017 Prowigsposticheandmakeup - Freelance Postiche Maker.

2017- Royal Northern College of Music - Wig Assistant Supervisor 'Theodora'.

2016 - Royal Northern College of Music - Wig Assistant 'La Vie Parisienne'.

2016 - Birmingham Repertory Theatre - Wigs and Makeup Supervisor 'King Lear'.

2016 - The Royal Exchange Theatre - Lead Wig Assistant 'King Lear'. 

2016 - The Royal Exchange Theatre - Lead Wig Assistant 'Husbands & Sons'.

2015 - The Royal Exchange Theatre - Wig Assistant 'Into the Woods'.

2015Royal Northern College of Music - Wig Assistant 'Street Scene'. 

2015 - The Royal Exchange Theatre - Wig Assistant 'The Crucible'. 

Skills

Wig Making - Skilled in foundation making for all types of wig and postiche - Wig and postiche cutting and dressing - Hair Cutting skills - Excellent Hair knotting skills - Wig cage construction - Headdress making - Hair dressing - Wig and makeup design - Beauty makeup application - Creative makeup application - Special effects makeup and prosthetics application - Life casting - Sculpting - Prosthetic mold making.

Education

University of the Arts - London College of fashion - 2011 - 2014:

BA Hair MakeUp & Prosthetics for Performance  - 2:1

showtime.arts.ac.uk/CrystalFaith

Boston College - 2009 - 2011:

Level 3 National Diploma in Art & Design:

Distinction Merit Merit (Achieving student of the year) 

Boston College - 2009 - 2010:

Level 2 in Photo Imaging 

Boston College 2009 - 2010:

Creative Craft using Life Drawing