Summary

Krista Montgomery is an IATSE Local 798 professional makeup artist, and special effects artist with 12 years of broad experience in the entertainment industry. From film and television to theatre and commercial work; Krista is trained in it all.

Credits

11/22 – Current

Makeup Artist (Third) American Rust (Season 2)

Prime Video — TV — Platform One Media Details
11/22 – Current

Makeup artist on the television series, American Rust, S2.

11/22 – 11/22

Hair/Makeup Combo UPMC Life Changing Medicine Commercial

Pittsburgh — Corporate — The Reserve Label Details
11/22 – 11/22

Completed camera ready looks for a series of commercials focused on medical careers. Corrective makeup applied and kept camera suitable. Applied cosmetics on various skin tones. Everyday, natural looks created.

9/22 – 11/22

Makeup Artist Untitled Road Trip Comedy

Plastercast Productions LLC — Film (Feature-length) — Plastercast Productions LLC Details
9/22 – 11/22

Makeup Artist on the Coen Brothers Film Untitled Road Trip Comedy

6/22 – 11/22

Makeup Artist Mayor Of Kingstown (Season 2)

Paramount+ — TV — Kingstreet Productions Details
6/22 – 11/22

Created trauma, applied prosthetic wounds, faux tattoos and grunge inspired looks for prisoners and criminals featured in the television show. Also created natural looks for background characters including tattoo cover up, beauty makeup, corrective makeup and male grooming.

10/22 – 10/22

Hair/Makeup Combo Sheetz Tribute Commercial

Sheetz — Advertising — Sheetz Details
10/22 – 10/22

HMU commercial makeup and hair artist for the Pittsburgh, PA Sheetz 2022 fall tribute commercial campaign.

6/22 – 8/22

Makeup Artist The Deliverance

Netflix — Film (Feature-length) — Netflix Details
6/22 – 8/22

Makeup Artist for the feature film Deliverance. Created natural looks for background characters including tattoo cover up, beauty makeup, corrective makeup and male grooming. Focused on early 2000’s cosmetic recreation for the time period of the film.

2/22 – 4/22

Social Media Manager Simple Indulgence

Corporate
2/22 – 4/22
12/21 – 1/22

Hair Stylist The Pale Blue Eye

Netflix — Film (Feature-length)
12/21 – 1/22

Unions

  • IATSE Local 798 Make-Up Artists and Hair Stylists (MAHS)

Media

  • A BEAUTIFUL DAY IN THE NEIGHBORHOOD - Official Trailer (HD)

  • MYTH PROLOGUE TRAILER

Recos

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Education

Class of '20

Scalpa

Microblading/Cosmetic Tattooing
Class of '13

Empire Beauty School

Cosmetology
Class of '12

Columbus College of Art and Design

Fine Art
Class of '10

Tom Savini School of Special Effects - Douglas Education Center

Special Effects

My Gear

  • Makeup Kit
  • Airbrush
  • Hair Kit
  • Makeup
  • SFX
  • special effects kit
  • Film Quality Cosmetics

Skills

  • English
  • Social Media
  • Research
  • Social Networking
  • Microsoft Word
  • Special Effects
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Customer Service
  • team player
  • Facebook
  • Beauty makeup
  • Adaptable
  • Character makeup
  • makeup
  • Tattoo cover up
  • Commercial makeup
  • film makeup
  • Prosthetic Application
  • Glamour Makeup
  • fashion makeup
  • Television Makeup
  • Trauma Makeup
  • horror makeup
  • Always Early
  • Historically Correct Makeup
  • Cosmetic Design