Calgary Hair & Makeup Artist // Featured Vendor – Emilia Art Makeup
In order to create the most amazing experience for our wedding clients, we offer complimentary engagement sessions and hair and makeup with those engagement sessions. We often work with several different professional hair and makeup artists to ensure that our clients customized needs our met. I wanted to introduce the newest member of our Box Cube Vendor team; Emilia from Emilia Art Makeup. She is a hair and makeup artist based out of Calgary and does some amazing things with makeup.
She helped us recently with Sonja & Aaron’s engagement session. She did an amazing job with Sonja who looked absolutely stunning for her engagement session. Here is a behind the scenes video from the shoot:
We did a small feature interview for Emilia that can be found below. If you are looking for a hair and makeup artist in Calgary, she is your go-to girl!
How did you get started?
I have always loved art. Being around art. Being around color.
I was always fascinated by the visage and stylization since I was a teenager. It is my passion, my love, and my life.
Tell me about your favorite wedding last season.
I don’t have my favorite one simply because I enjoy every single one I am involved. The whole process of preparations, consultations always brings me closer to my clients.
I feel very emotional with all of my brides and their bridal parties, kind of like part of their family.
How far out should a bride pay a deposit to secure your services for her wedding day?
Actually, deposit it’s a very important part of the booking. Deposit secure wedding day and should be paid as soon as the bride is 100% sure to book our services. Days not secured with deposit are open to anyone who is interested in booking our services.
What is included when a couple books your services for their wedding?
I offer different packages to personalize clients needs, the best is to contact me to discuss everything.
How do you help couples customize their wedding?
I offer a free consultation which allows me to meet my clients and understand their needs and personalized they services.
What is one interesting fact about your services?
I find nothing more inspiring or challenging than to be a part of a creative team where all our ideas collectively make the beautiful work.
However, if you add a little bit of heart and hard work, you are able to create a true masterpiece. The piece, of the most beautiful art on a human face.
This is exactly what I am doing, I enhance the real beauty, which resides in every woman.
What do you have planned for the future?
I would love to focus on the growth of my company and in the near future to be able to do all services in my own studio.
How many people can you accommodate? (i.e bridal party makeup)
up to 8, when the timing is limited I have artists who help me with bigger bridal parties if necessary.
What makes your services unique?
My ability to adapt to various different looks.
Whether I am working backstage on a parade, on location for a fashion shoot or in a studio, being flexible and easy-going to bring out the best in any subject. Having regular exposure to production give me an understanding of the entire team workflow and adjust to the circumstances required in not only meeting but exceeding creative briefs.
How long has this business been a part of the community?
I have been in Canada for over 4 years but basically, I have worked for over 8 years as a makeup artist.
Who would be the best person to contact if a couple wants to book your services?
Emilia Kuczma-Porebska – email@example.com
The Stacey’s Engagement Session Credits
Location: Prince’s Island Park
Photography by Sharyar Memon
Hair and Makeup by Emilia Art Makeup, Calgary
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Box Cube Photography offers Calgary brides the very best in wedding photography! Our unique style and best in class experience is one of a kind. Each wedding is treated with the greatest of care and creativity, resulting in breathtaking imagery. We also offer Calgary newborn photography, capture maternity sessions as well as family portraits.
We are one of the top studios in Western Canada, servicing the Calgary area, including but not limited to Leduc, St. Albert, Canmore, Banff, Cochrane, Chestermere, Airdrie, Lethbridge, and Red Deer. We also offer coverage in Calgary, Vancouver and to destinations worldwide.