Amy L Wilkinson – Professional makeup artist

Amy has always been a creative from her studies in art and design to training at London makeup academy DFMA where she was taught by some of the best makeup artist in the industry. Starting her career at the prestigious makeup brand Bobbi Brown, she gained valuable training and experience in all skin tones.

Bridal Makeup

Since becoming a freelance artist Amy has become one of the East Midlands most sort after bridal makeup artist, with multiple venues across the county such as Stubton Hall counting her as a recommended supplier.

Amy specialises in natural makeup and takes pride in showing her brides how to highlight their best features and become a perfectly polished very of themselves. To achieve this Amy works with an extensive makeup kit that includes brands such as Bobbi Brown, Estee Lauder, Urban Decay, Laura Mercier and more, each item has been researched and is chosen based on its ability to last and photograph beautifully.

For more details on her bridal service and enquire about your date click here.

Fashion and editorial work 

Amy is fast gaining a name for herself in the bridal fashion industry and has been the lead makeup artist for brands such as House of Ollichon and Florence Shoes.  Amy’s creative shoots have graced the pages of national Wedding magazines such as Your and your wedding and Wedding Ideas, which also included a front cover.

Aside from work in the wedding industry Amy has provided hair and make up for the world Famous Goodwood actors,  Video Campaign’s for Mark and Spencers, Talk Talk, singer Danielle Morgan and Fashion label Hope and Ivy to name a few.

Amy is also the regular beauty columnist for Exclusive Magazine and been a guest writer 3 times for Wedding Ideas.  You can view her Fashion, Videos, articles and featured work.

Amy diverse portfolio and training means she can adapt her work to suit a studio or out door location as well as Digital image or video.  Amy can also offer styling to mens fashion as she is a fully trained Barber in traditional and contemporary techniques.

To contact Amy for more details please call 01636 815119 or 07854 247416 or email here, work is undertaken in Nottingham, the East midlands, London, the UK and internationally.

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  • ☀️ whooaaa what a beautiful day it is today!!! I’m just say in the gardens answering emails so thought I would share one of my favourite hot days of last year- the @houseofollichon collection shoot, isn’t this peplum waist coat and trouser set just to die for!!! Modelled by the gorgeous as ever @kirstinellen and photographed by @raymondlinphotography #dreamteam #houseofollichon #fashionshoot #collectionshoot #twopiece #bridaltwopiece #dresslessbridal #bride #bridal #bridalfashion #bridalcollection #uniquebride #jumpsuitbride #bridaltwopiece #bridalsuit #bridessuit #fashionmakeupartist #bridalnakeupartist #naturalmakeupartist #mua #promua #professionalmakeupartist #prohairstylist #gayweddingideas #redlips #bow #bowheadpiece #giantbow #makeupartist #mua #nottingham #nottinghammakeupartist
  • Wedding ideas feature 👰🏼 this month in @weddingideas magazine I was asked to write about how I created 4 bridal looks. I loved being able to show of 4 of my real brides! Thanks so much to @hollyrbj @emskiyumyum ruby and Katie for allowing me to use there images and of course to the photographers too @samhookphoto #bridal #realbride #bride #weddingmakeup #bridalmakeup #inspiration #weddinginspiration #bridalinspiration #naturalmakeup #natural #makeup #bridalmakeupartist #bridalmakeup #makeuparticle #professionalmakeup #promua #nottinghammakeupartist
  • 🥈2nd place!!!! In the @karlapowellmua lip art competition........!!! I was so close to winning and getting the chance to assist Karla but I am proud of what I created. My career started studying art and I wasn’t sure how I would turn it into a career until I found makeup.... and now I’ve  round a way to combine to two. #lipsgrammer #lipsgramer_feature #lipstick #lipart #karlapowellmua #karlapowell #kplipartcompetition #blacklips #lips #art #fulllips #lipartist #makeup #makeupartist @karlacosmetics created using @bennyemakeup cake liner @thefacepaintingshop face paints #nottinghammakeupartist #londonmakeupartist #fashionmakeup #advertisingmakeup #instagood #instagramlips
  • So this happened! 👄 @karlapowellmua put me in the top 5 for her #kplipartcompetition , it was tough competition and I feel so honoured to have made it this far, soon I will find out if I made the top 3!!! Thank you Karla and @karlacosmetics and @muacosmetics I am in shock and humbled that you chose my work. #karlapowellmua #lipart #lips #cosmicdust #blacklips #makeup #makeupartist #mua #lipartist #lipartistry #fulllips professionalmakeupartist #promua
  • Happy Easter 🐰 
Gorgeous bunny @kirstinellen incredible outfit outfit @houseofollichon - I wish I@could wear this out fit every Easter! Hair and makeup @amy_wilkinson_professional_mua  #easter #eastermodel #easterbunny #bunnygirl #eastermodel #femalemodel #fashion #fashionmua #fashionmakeup #lookbook #bridallookbook #bridalmakeupartist #weddingmakeupartist #mua #hmua #professionalmakeupartist #promua #uniquebride #houseofollichon #bridaltwopiece #bridalwear #bridaltrousers #bunnymask #weddingmakeup #bridalmakeup #
  • Katie dell campaign 👰🏻👰🏼 I was just uploading this images onto my website and I just had to share it! The beautiful @tanyaredinger & @lilydendias wearing the first collection from @katiedellbridaldesign photographer @sarahbrittainedwards #weddingshoot #bridalshoot #bridaldesigner #bride #wedding #bridal #weddinginspiration #bridaldesigner #fashion #bridalfashion #fashionmakeupartist #bridalfashionmakeupartist #promua #professionalmakeupartist #makeupartistofinstagram #naturalmakeup #popofcolour #lips #brightlips #nofilter #model #femalemodel #bridalmodel
  • Real bride 👰🏻 I love it when the the wedding photographer captures a lovely close up face shot, here’s my signature style is a perfectly polished natural look. Thank you @kathrynphotos for the image and hair god @rosselliotthairdressers. #nofilter #bride #wedding #weddingmakeup #bridalmakeup #naturalmakeup #naturalbride #naturalbeauty #weddinghair #bridalportraits #weddingphotography #weddingmakeup #bridalmakeupartist #makeupartist #weddingmakeupartist #promua #mua #nottinghammakeupartist #nottinghammakeup #nottsmua  #bridalinspiration #weddinginspiration #makeupartistofinstagram
  • Real bride 👰🏻 the lovely Katie married last year and will be making an appearance in a new feature I’ve written, but for now enjoy this gorgeous shot by @samhookphoto. Hair by the talented @alisonrjenner. Katie married at @norwoodng25 #wedding #bride #bridal #bridalmakeup #weddingmakeup #naturalnakeup #naturalweddingmakeup #naturalbridalmakeup #weddinginspiration #bridalinspiration #bridalhair #nottinghammakeupartist #nottinghambridalmakeup #bridalmua #promua #weddingmua #nottsmua #nottinghammua
  • What an absolute beaut! My bride holly from last year is absolute bride goals! 😍 hair by @monamieweddinghair photo @kerrylu_photographer #weddingmakeup #bridalmakeup #bridalmakeupartist #bride #wedding #nottinghammakeupartist #mua #promua #nottsmakeup #makeup #bridalideas #bridalinspiration #weddinginspo #bridemakeup #beautifulbride #naturalmakeup #naturalmakeupartist #naturalmakeuplook
  • A W A R D . W I N N E R 🏆. I am so thrilled to have received an email from @bridebookhq to say I have won the silver award of excellence in the bridal makeup category. The award is based in real bride reviews and that just makes it extra special! #awardwinning #makeupartist #mua #nottinghammakeupartist #awardwinningmakeupartist #bridalmakeup #bridalmakeupartist #weddingmakeup #weddingmakeupartist #wedding #bridal #bridalmakeup #weddingmakeup #bridebook #bridebookmakeup @bridebookmakeup
  • K A T I E . D E L L . B R I D A L  Will I ever get over how gorgeous Katie’s collection is and this shoot? Possibly not! Models @lilydendias @tanyaredinger photographer @sarahbrittainedwards bridal @katiedellbridaldesign #bridal #bridalcollection #wedding #weddingdress #whitedress #2piecebridal #2pieceweddingdress #fashion #campaignshots #bridallookbook #lookbook #makeupartist #professionalmakeupartist #promua #naturalmakeuplook #popofcolour #lipstickpop #model #femalemodel #bridalmodel #katiedell #weddingideas #bridalideas #makeupideas #bridallooks #bridalhair #bridalmakeup
  • V A L E N T I N E S. I D E A S 💄. In this months @exclusive_ln_magazine I speak about beauty related Valentine’s Day ideas. So be a great girl/boyfriends and have a read, why not make up a hamper with all of them? They all comes with a ready made val day pun! Featuring @karlacosmetics  @invisibobble @tangleteezer @lipstickqueen  @urbandecaycosmetics @makeuprevolution #valentinesday #valentinesdaygiftideas #giftideas #valday #beautygiftideas #makeupartist #beautycolumnist #beautybuys #valentinesdaypuns #beauty #makeup #makeupartist #writter #pretendingimcarriebradshaw #nottinghammakeupartist #columnist #writer #freelancewriter

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10 techniques beauty influencers promote that no makeup artist actually uses

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W E D D I N G I D E A S F E A T U R E . This month in Wedding Ideas magazine I have written an article about how I created 4 looks for 4 of my..

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Lip Art Competition Results When Karlapowellmua

Lip art competition results

When @karlapowellmua tags you in a Instagram story, it must be good!! Finally the first stage of the lip competition results are out!!! I'm shocked and thrilled, excited and everything in between!!

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House of Ollichon 2nd collection

Their is no bigger compliment then to be invited back by a designer or company, as I stated in a previous Blog House of ollichon found me after @weddingideasmagazine-blog recommended me during a wedding hour tweet. 

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FaceApp needs to bog off!

Face App has recently been flooding our Facebook news feed  with, "beautify yourself" or "see your self as Hollywood star!". Its pretty harmless stuff Until I saw this…. 

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Lip Art Competition..

As any kind of artist you never stop learning and thats why each year I go on at least one course to improve my skills or learn new ones. I love natural makeup but natural makeup often gets scrolled past on social media and as I wanted to build my… [more]

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