meet our team of highly skilled

hair & makeup artists 

owner and lead hair artist

With the background and passion to deliver a personalized experience and exceptional service, Lady Vamp Artistry has a network of hair and makeup artists that care about their clients and love what they do. All artists are hand selected based on education, experience, talent, and the ability to exceed their client's expectations. No matter what your needs are, Lady Vamp Artistry will put together a team of talented artists to provide you with the guidance and services to create the perfect look authentic to your style and vision.

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I graduated from Regency Beauty Institute in 2010, started freelancing in 2015, and never looked back! In 2018 I started my venture with LVA! I took ownership of LVA in November 2021. From the very start, there was an instant drive and passion for the wedding industry! I've also worked with many clients for special events such as galas, photoshoots, and fashions shows. I love using my talents to make a bride feel the most beautiful she has ever felt! Doing any hairstyle and pushing my creative boundaries is always a desire of mine! I strive to provide easy and rapid communication to all clients. My number one priority is providing a flawless beauty experience from start to finish!

danel

the artists

kati

Kayla

Emily w.

Colleen

Lead Hair Artist

Lead Hair Artist

Lead hair artist

lead hair artist

Nichole

Hannah

Adriana

Lead Makeup Artist

Lead Makeup Artist

Lead makeup artist

Amanda H.

Sitha

Amanda M.

Kevin

Lead Hair/makeup artist

Lead Hair Artist

Lead Makeup Artist

lead hair/makeup artist

Amber

Aleesha

Briana

lead makeup artist - educator

Lead Makeup Artist

Lead Hair/makeup artist

Alyssa

Meghan

Hailey

lead hair artist

Lead Hair Artist

lead makeup artist 

Jessica

lead hair/makeup artist

we value

serving minneapolis, st. paul, and surrounding area.

Effective, quick communication

Supplying the most compatible artists

Listening and respecting clients vision

Delivering a quality service and experience 

Kati

Lead Hair Artist

Kati has been in the beauty industry since 2008 but found her love of special occasion styling well before that. She prides herself in listening to her clients while offering suggestions to enhance their vision. She enjoys keeping up on new trends and the ever changing landscape of the industry. Whether it be down and simply or up and intricate; Kati can give exactly what her clients are looking for to showcase their confidence and beauty. 

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Kayla

Lead Hair Artist

I Always knew I would do hair from the moment I could put a hair tie in someone’s hair. I Graduated from Aveda in 2008. Then worked in a salon for over 12 years. Now I have such a love for wedding hair and being part of such a special day. I have a passion for braids, boho and everything unique. I’m in love with the classic down looks and a challenge!! My goal is to always find new ways to style and to never stop learning and trying new things.

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Emily W.

LEad hair artist

I've been a stylist since 2009. I do believe I was created with this gift so work feels easy to me. I pay attention to the details, make sure all parts are balanced + polished. It's very important to me that it's comfortable + it's secure as ever. I truly want you to love your hair. What sets me apart is my calm demeanor + soft touch, making clients feel comfortable + relaxed. It's all so much fun + I really enjoy the artists I work alongside.

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Colleen

Lead hair artist 

For the past 15 years Colleen has been active in the beauty and bridal industry. What keeps her passionate in this career is the ever changing trends that are happening each season. Her areas of expertise is loose and romantic to clean and polished. Colleen really values the brides look as an individual and focuses on what is going to look best based upon specific variables to execute the style in the best way possible.

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Nichole

Lead Makeup Artist

As a Skin Specialist, I have dedicated my career to the art of creating the most flawless and multidimensional skin possible for each of my unique clients. It is truly an honor to be invited to participate in their special day, whether it be a party, photo shoot or wedding. With every client, I take pride in my ability to bring their vision to life, knowing that even small changes to their appearance can have a profound impact on how they feel. I am grateful for the opportunity to help my clients look and feel their best, and I never take that privilege for granted.

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Hannah

Lead makeup artist

I have been working in make up for about seven years now. I started working in makeup at bareMinerals, and realized I loved working with clients and building relationships. I began to build a kit and started freelancing. I find great fulfillment helping clients feel their most beautiful and enhancing their features. My skills are centered around soft glam, all while building a relationship to help the big day feel smooth and fun! 

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Adriana

lead makeup artist

Adriana is originally from Floodwood, MN and developed a drive to teach herself makeup artistry at a young age. She began doing makeup professionally in 2018 and has loved every part of the journey. Adriana values making her clients feel their very best and bringing their vision of a makeup look to life. She loves to be able to see a client’s face light up at their own reflection! She excels in staying up to date on industry trends.

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Amanda M.

Lead makeup artist

Amanda started her career at the top of her class from Aveda Institute in 2006. She has been a staple in the industry for 16 years with extensive experience in cosmetics, bridal, film, editorial, print, and fashion. She's been drawing on this experience to create a variety of looks for her clients that come to life beautifully. Her ability to understand what her client's are looking for and how to create a look are what sets her apart.

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Amanda H.

lead hair artist

Amanda is a graduate of Model College of Hair Design and has over 22 years of industry experience. She is a freelance artist that offers both hair and makeup services. Throughout her career she has worked in print, film and for multiple high-end salons across the country. One of her greatest strengths is her ability to actively listen to each guest while working together to create the perfect look on their special day.

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Sitha

lead hair artist

Sitha's love for hair started when her mother french braided her hair for grade school. Or the numerous times she would look into the mirror perfecting her hair before heading out the door. After her first year of college, she was unsure of what she wanted to do. However, when she attended Cosmetology school, it solidified her love for styling hair. There are no words to describe the feeling when the client looks into the mirror with their face beaming.

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Jessica

Lead Hair artist

Jessica has been passionate about styling hair ever since she was a little girl. In high school she started styling hair for prom and other events. After high school she pursued her desire for hair by attending the Aveda Institute of Minneapolis in 2013. After graduating from the Institute in 2014 she went on to work at Juut Salonspa and the Wow Bar. At both high end salons she received extensive training on styling hair, blowouts, and updos

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Kevin

lead hair/makeup artist

Kevin started out in photography and fell in love with the makeup and hair side of the shoots. He graduated from Aveda Institute and perfected his traditional and airbrush makeup applications with his signature smokey cat eye with a glossy shimmer. He loves making skin look healthier and more alive. When it comes to hair, he loves to style a beautiful Hollywood wave or big sexy bouncy curls. Updos are another big passion of his.

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Amber

lead makeup artist 

Amber graduated from Aveda Institute in Minneapolis in 2005 and has worked in the beauty industry for over 17 years. Her work has been featured in local and National print/online publications. She is passionate about clean beauty, teaching application techniques, mentoring artists and educating clients. Her ideal client wants a timeless look that doesn’t bend to current makeup trends. She believes makeup should be used to magnify the beauty that already exists.

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Aleesha

lead makeup artist

Aleesha has been working in the beauty industry for over six years. For the last two years she has gained experience working as a makeup artist at MAC Cosmetics and currently working with NARS Cosmetics. She was also trained at Faces Etc. of Minnesota where she was certified as a Professional Makeup Artist. Working as a freelance makeup artist has been the most fulfilling job shes's had and she finds joy in helping women feel their absolute best!

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Briana

lead hair/makep artist

Briana's passion for the beauty industry started at an early age, she knew working with her hands in an artistic way was her calling in life prior to attending Aveda Institute Minneapolis in 2009. She built a foundation for her career working at a select few local salon and spas, attending continuing education classes, and working for high-end fashion & hair shows. She offers both hair and makeup services for beautiful pictures and media appearances. 

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Alyssa

lead hair artist

Hi! I’m Alyssa and I specialize in effortless-looking hair. I love creating beautiful hair, collaborating with my brides and the vision they have. I love connecting with my clients, jumping into their lives and stories, and creating exactly what they have envisioned for their day. I value excellence in the details, so that way I can make sure their wedding morning is truly relaxing and enjoyable! 

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Meghan

Lead Hair artist

Meghan has always had a love for the wedding industry and all of the talent that goes into creating someone dream day. After Graduating from Aveda Institute she decided to pursue a career in the bridal industry. She started as an assistant stylist working along some great mentors and strong business women. In to 2019, Meghan started booking her own brides and bridal party quickly growing her business and skills.

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Hailey

Lead Makeup Artist

Hailey has been working as a professional makeup artist for the past seven years, and has loved working with makeup since she was a child. She specializes in working with each individual to enhance their natural features and create a stunning, timeless look. She strives to make every one of her clients feel joyful, confident, and beautiful. Making a client feel their most beautiful and their most confidentis always her goal.

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