Beauty, Special Effects Make-up Artist and Hairstylist
Sammi is a professional makeup artist. She has studied at elite schools like Paul Mitchell Academy and the highly regarded Make-up Designory in Los Angeles, CA where she lived for the past four years learning how to perfect her craft. Sammi recently moved back home to Minneapolis, MN due to the pandemic, which gave her the opportunity to be Barbicide Covid-19 certified. She is constantly looking for new techniques and approaches to beauty and all aspects of makeup artistry. She has worked alongside leading artists such as Lesley Predraza, Joyce O'neal, Deverill Weekes, Emmy award winning special effects artist Steve Prouty and has assisted for Shanna Cistulli, Hannah Schenck and Analyn Cruz.
she has been recognized for her work in the short film "zenos:" that was featured and won an award at the Portland Film Festival in 2016, "Hijab" a short film that won a LAFA in 2019 and recently worked with Jackson Rathbone (twilight) who produced the film "scars"
*key hmua Lifestyle reading for amazon.com
*Key HMUA- General Mills Commercial
*Key HMUA - ELite Edge Production on the Venum UFC Apparel mini series commercial
*hmua short film 'worst in show' for Minneapolis z fest film festival
*makeup artist- les sol fashion show
*Key hmuA/spfx - ipr Short film/student film "slurp"
*shop hand/painter/fabricator - melefx for feature film fast and the furious hobbs and shaw
*shop hand/assistant- steve prouty for fusionfx
*key hmuA/spfx- enfuego short film, "hijab"
*Assistant Makeup and Hairstylist for hannah schenck- short film "scars"
*assistant makeup artist for analyn cruz- feature film- tone deaf
*key makeup artist for E! news la live fashion show