Leslie-Ann Thomson

Leslie-Ann Thomson
 / Maquillage & Coiffure

Leslie-Ann Thomson realized early during her studies of Haute Couture that makeup has as much of an impact as fashion itself in generating the next big thing. Self taught, she transitioned into makeup, and began her career working for brands including Nars, Yves Saint Laurent and Laura Mercier. Thomson’s understanding of the inextricable link between high fashion and makeup, and how to create synergy between the two, has made her one of the most sought-after makeup artists in Canada. She has worked with notable photographers Max Abadian, Richard Bernardin, Chris Heads, Anton Corbijn and director Roman Coppola.

Thomson’s strongest commercial work is known especially for her understanding of how to achieve flawless skin, she applies her talent and her brushes to major clients including Elizabeth Arden, Lancôme , Dermablend, La Roche Posay, Marcelle and Anabelle .

The artist also work for important clients in the fashion industry shuch as ALDO, Garage, Holt Renfrew, SSENSE, Simons, Virgin Mobile, MTV.

Beyond the pages of fashion magazines and the billboards of heavyweight commercial campaigns, Thomson's work spans artists, celebrities, musicians and designers alike. She has worked with Arcade Fire, Rad Hourani, Amber Rose, Grimes, Yelle, Coeur de Pirate, Karine Vanasse, Jay Baruchel, Band of Skulls, Melissa Auf Der Maur and Macklemore and Ryan Lewis among others.

Her work has been showcased in Elle Québec Magazine, Rolling Stone, Billboard, The Guardian, Bullett, New York Times Style, Madame Figaro, Nylon, and Dress to Kill, to name a few.

The artist never stops, she is a pop-culture fiend, finding inspiration in contemporary art, music and design.

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Leslie Ann Thomson a compris rapidement que le maquillage occupe une place prépondérante dans le développement du sublime alors qu’elle faisait ses recherches dans l’univers de la Haute Couture. Autodidacte, elle s’est lancée dans le maquillage de façon professionnelle et a travaillée pour des marques telles que Nars, Yves Saint Laurent et Laura Mercier. Le travail de Thomson l’a amené à comprendre et à maitriser la synergie qui lie la mode haut-de-gamme et le maquillage. Cette qualité l’a placée au rang des maquilleurs les plus prisés du Canada. Elle a également collaboré avec quelques uns des meilleurs photographes de l’industrie tel que Max Abadian, Richard Bernardin, Chris Heads, Anton Corbijn ainsi que le directeur Roman Coppola.

Le travail commercial de Leslie-Ann se démarque par sa grande capacité à réaliser des peaux imaculées et splendides au services de plusieurs compagnies de beauté au nom prestigieux tels que Elizabeth Arden, Lancôme, Dermablend, La Roche Posay, Marcelle et Anabelle.

L’artiste a d’autant plus travaillé pour des clients importants au sein de l’industrie de la mode tels que ALDO, Garage, Holt Renfrew, SSENSE, Simons, Virgin Mobile, MTV.

Au delà de publications majeures pour différents magazines et des nombreuses campagne publicitaires, Leslie-Ann travaille fréquemment auprès d’artistes, de vedettes, de musiciens, et de designers. Ces rencontres incluent Arcade Fire, Rad Hourani, Amber Rose, Grimes, Yelle, Coeur de Pirate, Karine Vanasse, Jay Baruchel, Band of Skulls et Melissa Auf Der Maur et Macklemore and Ryan Lewis pour ne nommer que celles-ci.

Au cours des dernières années, on as pu voir son talent dans plusieurs publications telles que; Elle Québec, Rolling Stone, Billboard, The Guardian, Bullett, New York Times Style, Madame Figaro, Nylon, and Dress to Kill.

L'artiste ne s’arrête jamais: mordue de pop-culture, son inspiration lui vient de l’art contemporain, de la musique, et du design.

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21223Dress to Kill | Photo Richard Bernardin
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29526Garage Été 2014 | Photo Chris Heads
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27486Garage Printemps 2014 | Photo Chris Heads
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30034ELIZABETH ARDEN ( makeup) | PHOTO LUDWIG CIUPKA
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21210Le Chateau | Photo Max Abadian
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24972Marcelle | Karine Vanasse | Photo Ludwig Ciupka (makeup only)
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29990Karine Vanasse | dress to kill magazine | photo richard bernardin
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21228Clin D'oeil | Photo Patrice Masse
21238Real Style Network | Sara Gadon | Photo Maxyme G Delisle
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14023Elle Quebec | Coeur de pirate | Photo John Londono
14139The Guardian | Photo John Londonno
29397GRIMES | The Fly Magazine
29393Creem Magazine | Photo John Londonno
16763Dress to Kill | Photo Max Abadian
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22651COVER CHÂTELAINE (HAIR) | PHOTO MAXYME G. DELISLE
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29386ARCADE FIRE | Les Inrockuptibles Magazine
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