Alex Holmes

Alex Holmes

ScreenSkills Film Hair and Make-up Trainee

  • Location: Cardiff
  • Career stage: Entry
  • Freelancer: Available
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Alex Holmes studied BA (Hons) Makeup for Media and Performance at Arts University Bournemouth. Since becoming fully qualified, Alex works as a professional makeup artist based in South Wales. Alex specialised in hair and makeup for theatre, TV & Film, however, she also enjoys fashion and beauty makeup.

Alex has advanced technical knowledge and a wide variety of makeup artistry skills, these are strengthened by her passion for the industry. Some of her skills include makeup and hair design, wig and postiche making, and both the creation and application of prosthetic pieces. She carries out all of her work with great enthusiasm, and loves showcasing her creativity.

Alex is now looking for her next exciting project, so that she can continue to learn and develop her skills within the industry.


This ScreenSkills member holds a Production Safety Passport.

Safe Management of Productions

First Option

1st April 2019 - 1st April 2024

Work History

Hair and Makeup Artist - The Roman Baths Commercial

Apr 2019 - Apr 2019

Hair and Makeup Artist - Rare Disease University Corporate Video - Atticus Digital

Mar 2019 - Mar 2019

Education

Makeup for Media and Performance (Stage, TV & Film) - BA (Hons) - Arts University Bournemouth

Sep 2015 - May 2018

Theatrical Media Makeup - VTCT Level 3 Diploma - West Thames College

Sep 2014 - Jun 2015

Health and Social Care, Travel and Tourism, Applied Science - A Levels - Greenhill School

Sep 2012 - Jun 2014

Introduction To Makeup - Short Course - London College of Fashion

Jul 2013 - Jul 2013

Skills

  • Bridal Make-up
  • Casualty Make-up
  • Contemporary Hair
  • Events Organisation
  • Fashion Make-up
  • Hair and Make-up
  • Hairdressing
  • Hairstyling
  • Make-up
  • Organisation
  • Organisational and Planning Skills
  • Period Hair
  • Period Make-up
  • Runner
  • Wigs

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