Professional Makeup Artist Kelly Hanna has worked in the entertainment and fashion industry for over fifteen years. She was just recently named an "industry rising star" by Modern Salon Magazine. (Read it here.) NY Daily News featured Kelly as a celebrity makeup artist in the Sunday Edition (Face Time with the Stars, 10 Questions for a Celebrity Makeup Artist, Eloise Parker)
Dividing time between San Francisco and New York City, she is consistently booked for magazine layouts, print campaigns, and all types of fashion events as the lead or 'key' artist. In addition, she contributes her artistic skill set to cutting edge editorials, runways, celebrities and fashionable brides all over the world.
Click here to Kelly's interviews from backstage at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week, Fall 2013 in New York.
Kelly began her career as a nail technician and hair stylist before eventually focusing on makeup. She has extensive training and experience in the beauty industry, keeping current by attending trades shows and education events. A former MAC Pro Artist, Kelly Hanna delights in the transformation makeup provides and is available for all aspects of beauty, fashion and wedding makeup. Licensed in New York and California as a cosmetology instructor, Ms. Thompson is also available for classes, individual instruction or guest artist appearances. Please email kelly@kellyswork for a quote or availability.
Click here for biography on Wikipedia
*As a member of The Powder Group Volunteers and the MS Wellness Program, Kelly devotes considerable time to many charity organizations: Please contact her for any volunteer requests.