Meet Makie Dawson.She got her start in makeup when she played the Tin Man in her high school production of The Wizard of Oz. After attending Cinema Makeup School, Makie has thrown herself in to the Los Angeles freelance artist scene.

Even though Makie has only been practicing professionally for a few years, she has been honing her makeup eye since she was a child. Her love for film began at an early age and the art of transforming people through makeup has always been a hidden passion. Some of her biggest influences include Pan's Labyrinth, Batman: The Dark Knight, and Hell Boy.  Since beginning her career in makeup, Makie has been recognized in Voyage LA's Thought Provoker series as well as done demo makeups at large scale events such as IMATS LA. 

Makie hopes to inspire others and takes great pride in learning throughout her makeup journey.