Every single semester, students in the theatre department must do a portfolio review if they want to design, stage manage, direct, or assist in any of those areas. I have stressed and will continue to stress because portfolio reviews are intense and will keep you up for ages. I finished mine about fifteen minutes before I had to present so I didn’t have a script. … Continue reading Portfolio Review
I love the pink color, my favorite to date. I based this nail look from the game BlazBlue Continuum Shift, taking just the name, not the scheme. I recommend this nail look for shorter nails. NAIL POLISHES USED: L.A. Colors Electric Charge L.A. Colors Art Deco in White STEPS: 1. Apply base coat 2. Apply two coats of L.A. Colors Electric … Continue reading Nail File #10: Continuum Shift
I just wanted something free spirited and ended up with this. NAIL POLISHES USED: N.Y.C. Big Money Frost L.A. Colors Art Deco in White STEPS: 1. Apply base coat. 2. Apply 2-3 coats of N.Y.C. Big Money Frost. 3. Apply a slightly curved line of L.A. Colors Art Deco in White starting from the center of the bottom of your nail bed. … Continue reading Nail File #8: Feathers
I have wanted a dotting tool for nails about three months into making more designs for my nails. I found one at Sally’s and was excited but not. I bought this and it is amazing, don’t get me wrong. However, I don’t use the brush much at all because I really don’t like how it has a bent brush since I am so used to … Continue reading Review: It’s So Easy Double Up Nail Art Brush
I didn’t know what I was doing but it is quite organic. I really like it. NAIL POLISHES USED: N.Y.C. Skin Tight Denim Crème Art Deco in Silver Glitter STEPS: 1. Apply Base Coat. 2. Apply two even coats of N.Y.C. Skin Tight Denim Crème. 3. Make a diagonal line with Art deco in Silver Glitter from the right side halfway down to the left … Continue reading Nail File #6: Glam It Up
I really wanted to do an opposite nail and decided on purple and yellow. I really didn’t think that red and green in summer would have been right and I didn’t have an orange for orange and blue. NAIL POLISHES USED: N.Y.C. Purple Pizzazz Frost Art Deco in White Art Deco in Yellow STEPS: 1. Apply a bast coat 2. … Continue reading Nail File #5: Compliment Each Other
I have noticed that many youtube comments from users ask how they can do designs on nails without actually having tools. Well, here is the answer for doing polka dots with…toothpicks! There is so much that you can do with toothpicks actually. What you can do is get a dot of nail polish on your toothpick. You will need to test it to make sure … Continue reading Dot Me
For me, I have learned that there is always that group of items that you will need when doing your own nails. 1) Commercial paper or paper towel Something to place under your hand when you are painting nails so that you don’t get it on a table or a surface that you don’t want to get messy. 2) Cotton Balls Trust me when I … Continue reading What You Will Always Need!