Showing posts with label fashion magazine. Show all posts
Showing posts with label fashion magazine. Show all posts

Sunday, September 13, 2009

Monifa Mortis



For those of you who may not have heard of Monifa Mortis; let me be the first to introduce you to a phenomenal makeup artist....

Monifa Mortis is a NYC based makeup artist who has been working in the music and entertainment industry for more than 8 years now. She graduated from the Laboratory Institute of Merchandising in Manhattan & has her bachelors in Science in Fashion Marketing. She attended the Paris Fashion Institute to study fashion marketing where she placed in the top 10% of her class.

To give you a li'l taste as to what she's been up to in her more than 8 years in the industry, I'll give you a li'l taste of the work she's done. Monifa has beat the faces of Gabrielle Union, Alicia Keys, Queen Latifah, Kimora Lee Simons, Aretha Franklin and Jill Scott to name a few. (Seriously, there are WAAYYY more..LOL).

Monifa is also no stranger to TV shows and movies as well. She has worked on Regis and Kelly, BET, VH1, "Honey" (the movie), and Entertainment Tonight among others. Her work has been published in magazines such as InStyle, Vibe, People, Essence, Blender, Rolling Stone, O Magazine and the list goes on.. and on.. and on.. LOL.. You get the picture..

The reason I'm telling you all of this?! Well I'll tell ya:)

Some of you have the opportunity to LEARN from this Fantabulous Makeup Artist!! Yep.. That's right.. A workshop!!!! OMG Iiiiiii know! Can you STAND it?!

Ok, check it out, this is what she's teaching and where she's teaching it..

She will be teaching Print, Film & Television Makeup!!! Are you jumpin up and down yet? Well stop it and keep reading..LOL..

On October 11th from 10-4 at the Bennett Career Institute & C. Alan Advanced Academy, you will absorb and appreciate:
  • Hands On Classes
  • Q & A Live Demonstration
  • A full day of Print, TV & Film Makeup
What's it gonna cost ya, you ask?! Well I'm glad you did cuz this is ALMOST the best part!
She's only charging $150.00 for new students and $99 for returning students!!! To hold your spot.. just $50 does the trick..

Honestly, I don't know what gets better than THAT dealio right there!!

Now I know this does NOTHING for you if you don't know WHERE this place is.. So here's the address for your "jotting ease".. lol..

700 Monroe Street, N.E
Washington, DC 20017
(202) 526-1400
www.bennettcareerinstitute.org

Don't say I never gave you nuthin'..LOL.. Cuz this is QUITE the opportunity!
Happy painting ya'll:)

Monday, August 31, 2009

"On the Avenue" Magazine

It's heeeeeeeeereeee!!!"On the Avenue" Magazine has FINALLY arrived.



I'd like to introduce you to the newest 'hot spot' for all things fashion related!! This magazine is answering the call of many a frustrated MUA, Model, Photographer, Stylist, Designer etc.. It provides complete thorough pieces of information that you can use to your benefit:)

As a fashion and lifestyle magazine goes, it is genius!! I'm not just saying that because I'm the beauty editor..LOL..

In this magazine you will find interviews with top working makeup artists, top models and up and coming models. Photography tips and photos from the most talented photographers, and contributing writers to entertain us all:)

In my section, Beauty, Health & Fitness you will find tips and tricks on makeup and skin care, interviews with fitness gurus, nutritionists and body builders, and even Celebrity Makeup Artists, Cosmetic companies and more...

The best part?! It's not just geared towards women. This magazine is for men and women alike. It's just the thing you'll want to have at your beck and call when you're trying to put your finger on the pulse of the fashion world. Being that it's an online magazine, you'll be able to access it anywhere at any time.... Doesn't really get better than that!

What's more?! We are accepting contributing writers. Got a great idea for a story? Don't be shy!! Are you an up and coming model?? Let us know!! Show us your work, give us a li'l bit of you. If you find yourself wanting to be a part of the next big thing, please feel free to contact the proper department through the "contact" page.

On your mark, get set, Gooooo!!! LOL.. Hope to see you "On the Avenue" !!!