Along with Mark's natural talent, he has attended Columbia College in Chicago and Joe Blasco Makeup Center in Orlando, and workshops to continuously hone his skills.
Mark has been employed as a makeup artist for companies/organizations such as Boeing, National Safely Council and many more. He is very accomplished with makeup and still photography as well as film. He also has done numerous weddings. What is listed below are only highlights of Marks talent. Please look around his entire site.
Unlike commercial makeup, body painting is an art in itself. Mark excels in this genre because he is an artist doing canvas paintings, pencil drawings and more.
Mark's special effects work is phenomenal. From bloody accident scenes to creating full size "creatures", Mark is extremely capable beyond expectations.
Mark has taken his talent and reaches out to others by running painting classes. Young and old, no experience to lots of experience, every enjoys his classes..
Mark started with a paint brush at the age of 8. His painting quality has progressed over the years to what you see today. Please take a look - select pieces are for sale.