The World Loses A Legend – Dick Smith Passes Away

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It is with a heavy heart that I must bring you the news that make-up legend Dick Smith has passed away. He was 92 years old. His list of film credits and achievements are nothing short or legendary. A more complete recounting of his career is forthcoming. Condolences to Mr. Smith’s family.

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The Art of Makeup Comes Alive

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Makeup Takes Its 29th Turn at the Academy Awards In the recent round of talk show appearances by actors from the new version of Alice in Wonderland, many of the performers discussed their lengthy stints “getting into costume.” This is both a travesty and at the same time not surprising. While costumes have been heralded by cinema onlookers for decades, makeup has only recently been given the respect is has long deserved, both by the … Continue reading

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