Erin Brandsness

Certified Makeup Artist specializing in Beauty, Bridal, Editorial, and Special Effects.

Photo Credit: Angela McConnell

About

Erin Brandsness is a certified professional Makeup Artist residing in Portland, OR.

An Oregon native, Erin is also a graduate of the University of Oregon. She received her makeup certification at John Casablancas Institute in Vancouver, British Columbia. She specializes in beauty, bridal, editorial, and special effects makeup.

Erin knew she wanted a career in the makeup visual arts after she had the opportunity to work as a key hair and makeup artist as a part of the Eugene 72-Hour Horror Film Festival and 2015 Adrenaline Film Festival. When she's not doing makeup and experimenting with the latest effects, Erin loves to go to Portland Trailblazers basketball games and watch Arrested Development with her cat.

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Services

Beauty Makeup Application + Hair

From simple day makeup, a smokey eye, or anything in between, let's find a look to make you look the way you want. Experience also includes decade, theater, trend, and avante garde. Add ons include false lashes, airbrush makeup, hair and hair touch ups. Touch up kits included with all appointments. 

Bridal

Makeup for brides and those included in the bridal party. (Touch up kits, airbrush makeup, and false lashes included if chosen.) Packages start with makeup for the bride and can be expanded to include bridesmaids, mother of the bride, mother of the groom, and makeup touch ups throughout wedding ceremony, photos, and reception.

Editorials + Headshots

Makeup for photography. Includes touch up kits. Possible add-ons available for false lashes, hair touch ups, airbrush makeup, and for onset makeup touch ups and changes.

 

Special Effects + Halloween

Special effects including injuries, illness simulation, character makeup, and prosthetic application. Prices vary depending on products used, and time necessary for application. 

Schedule your consulatation today

I look forward to collaborating on your project or event.

Portfolio

Warning: Special Effects can be graphic.

    Beauty

  • Erin Brandsness Beauty Makeup Portfolio Sample
  • Erin Brandsness Beauty Makeup Portfolio Sample
  • Erin Brandsness Beauty Makeup Portfolio Sample
  • Erin Brandsness Beauty Makeup Portfolio Sample
  • Erin Brandsness Beauty Makeup Portfolio Sample
  • Erin Brandsness Beauty Makeup Portfolio Sample

Editorial

  • Erin Brandsness Editorial Makeup Portfolio Sample
  • Erin Brandsness Editorial Makeup Portfolio Sample
  • Erin Brandsness Editorial Makeup Portfolio Sample

Special Effects

  • Erin Brandsness Special Effects Makeup Portfolio Sample
  • Erin Brandsness Special Effects Makeup Portfolio Sample
  • Erin Brandsness Special Effects Makeup Portfolio Sample
  • Erin Brandsness Special Effects Makeup Portfolio Sample
  • Erin Brandsness Special Effects Makeup Portfolio Sample
  • Erin Brandsness Special Effects Makeup Portfolio Sample
See Erin's Full Portfolio

Contact

To get in touch or schedule a consultation, call 541-891-5887 or send a message below. I look forward to discussing your professional makeup needs.