Click on the dates below to view what activities and speakers we have planned for Day 1, Day 2 and Day 3.

+ Day 1 (july 31st): my vision

WELCOME | 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM
Shelly Taggar, James Vincent, Danessa Myricks

GAINING INSIGHT | 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Tabatha Coffey
In order to take charge of our lives and succeed, we’ve got to be bold, honest and authentic. We have to be our best self. But how do we do that? What’s the secret formula for getting in touch with our true selves, understanding what we want out of life and ultimately making it happen? Tabatha Coffey has the answers and wants to share them with the world. She’s made a name for herself as a smart, savvy, straight shooter who isn’t afraid to ruffle a few feathers in order to speak the truth. Not only has she built her own business empire of hair salons, popular television shows and best-selling books, but she’s got the unique ability to help others in their quest for success.
⦿ Identify your goals, face your fears and build the resiliency needed to make your vision a reality.
⦿ Explore the importance of understanding how we perceive ourselves as well as how others see us.
⦿ Explore what it means to be honest with how you see yourself and others.

TAKE A BREATHER | 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Go Have Lunch

Danessa Myricks & Felicia Walker Benson
In this advanced seminar, beauty expert Felicia Walker Benson, offers insight into the overwhelming world of skincare. Artists today are spoiled for choice. Felicia will help you learn to navigate the product options available to you and show you how to best care for your client’s complexion for on camera and any makeup application. Watch the process of communication and the effective decision making of two experts as Felicia Walker Benson and Danessa Myricks guide you through this immersive and interactive session with an eye toward being more discerning in your preparation and application to create unforgettable makeup.
⦿ Learn to identify and diagnose client’s needs
⦿ Explore how perfecting complexion allows you unlimited makeup potential
⦿ Identify application techniques, features and benefits and see how essential the combination of skin and color cosmetics is in creating a perfect complexion.

SEEING BEAUTY | 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Alice Lane
What is beauty? Why is it beautiful? How do you create beauty on your own terms? We answer those questions and more as our panel of artists share their ideas about inspiration, complexion and creating makeup applications that express their own vision and style.
⦿ Learn to find references and inspirational materials
⦿ Understand the process of taking inspiration to creation
⦿ Develop your eye and skill set to bring ideas to makeup application.

TRUE VISION | 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Pati Dubroff
Pati Dubroff is a name synonymous with beauty. At a time when makeup was bright and unnatural and independent lines were almost unheard of, she took on the establishment with her eye for color and understanding of natural beauty and revolutionized the industry. As a makeup artist and brand owner, she managed to change the way makeup wearers saw themselves. In this intimate session, Pati will share her secrets on what you can do to become your own artist.
⦿Gain insight on how to become your own brand.
⦿ Learn to implement your own ideas into bigger picture success.

+ Day 2 (August 1st:) My Voice

HEAR MY VOICE | 7:45 AM - 8:30 AM
Meditation and Chanting for Intention
James Vincent

James Vincent, James Molloy, Danessa Myricks, Yvonne MacInnis, Lijha Stewart and Bethany Townes.
Learning what tools you can use to take your ideas from inspiration to reality requires you to find methods of communication and creation. This also allows you to develop your own signature style, referred to as an artist “Voice”. In this session, we will introduce you to a few of our favorite artists as they offer insight into creating work that resonates.
⦿ Listen in as we delve into the idea of creating work with power and presence
⦿ Gain insight into developing your own signature style
⦿ Learn tools that help you realize your potential and the power of collaboration and communication.

SOUND AND VISION | 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
James Vincent and other presenters.
Three Rooms created to immerse you in sensory experiences and artistic process to help you develop your visual skills to influence and improve your design, presentation and communication abilities with your clients, collaborations and for yourself. Experience all that you can create when you implement sight, sound, smell, touch and more into your makeup preparation.
⦿ Learn to develop your creativity and inspiration in an individual way
⦿ Gain an understanding of the process of bringing emotion and reference to more realistic tools for development
⦿ Learn to communicate your passion and vision in an artistic and client interaction - Room 1 – Seeing Faces - Face Charts Room 2 – Envision - Vision Boards Room 3 – Set Your Sight, Goals and Intention Setting for Success.

TAKE A BREATHER | 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Go Have Lunch

CAN YOU HEAR ME | 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Danessa Myricks, Charlotte Willer and Einat Dan.
Artists who have managed to make a major impact in the industry, offer advice and answer questions about building your own brand and bringing your own recognizable sound and vision to the table.
⦿ Hear what brands look for when hiring artists
⦿ Have your individual questions answered as to what makes an artist memorable
⦿ Learn from the experts why individual style is essential to success.

LOUDER THAN WORDS - Artists and their own voice | 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Developing your own unique style allows you to express yourself artistically and find success by separating yourself from other artists in your application and business. You will be able to step into this session with artists who are recognized for their work and the individual and immediately recognizable styles they exhibit.
⦿ Be part of the conversation and communication of design, application and on set decisions
⦿ View artist process from prep to application to set and last looks
⦿ See how today's cameras and clients have specific needs for the artist working in any area of the industry that need to be adjusted and adapted. Multiple artists demonstration.
Track 1 – Charlotte Willer
Track 2 – Einat Dan
Track 3 – James Molloy.
*Choose your track while purchasing Day 2.

SOCIAL: Sensory Overload | 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Immersive event to excite the senses while enjoying some snacks and cocktails.

+ Day 3 (August 2nd): MY TOUCH

THE DAILY POST | 8:15 AM - 9:30 AM Lijha Stewart
Breathing session, leaving yesterday behind and focusing on today.

Creating engaging content is essential to an artist building their personal brand, portfolio and presence. Knowing how to navigate modern media and trend can be paramount to your success. In this session, we will explore the idea of bringing your own style and self into your artistry to create content that is relatable and engaging for clients and fulfilling for your own creativity and career.
⦿ Discover tools for developing your artistry and career in modern media
⦿ Learn to push your presence and portfolio beyond the parameters of where you are now
⦿ learn to develop and design makeup and materials that land you potential clients.

KEEP IN TOUCH | 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Danesssa Myricks, James Vincent & additional brand owners.
Listen and learn what brands are looking for when they build relationships with makeup artists. What separates one artist from another? What do brands look for when bringing in or sponsoring an artist? How can you improve your portfolio and presence to make an impact? We will cover all this and more in this panel.
⦿ Gain insight on what brands look for in a beauty artist relationship.
⦿ Learn to develop your media and portfolio to make an impact on industry experts.
⦿ Ask the questions and get answers that pertain to you as an individual and your own brand. With special guest brand owners and directors.

TAKE A BREATHER | 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Go Have Lunch

TOUCH DOWN | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Being a successful makeup artist requires more than a great application. Research, presentation, preparation and clear communication are essential to establishing yourself as a key artist. In this Interactive Immersive Session, you will gain an immense understanding as you learn to develop your own story boards, share them with your colleagues, bring them from reference to a real makeup application and build your social media as part of a team of artists. Experience the ins and out of working with other artists to prepare a look that meets the needs of a client and your own creative collaboration.
⦿ Learn to work with other creatives as clients and collaborators.
⦿ Gain insight on meeting the needs of your client and experience the process of taking a vision from an idea into the final beauty image. Special brand project.

TOUCHY FEELY | 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Shelly Taggar, James Vincent, Danessa Myricks
Understanding how to assess and evaluate a project is essential to not only becoming a better artist, but it also helps you to recognize and celebrate your own success.
⦿ Learn the language for assessing a creative project.
⦿ Learn to assess and evaluate your experience.
⦿ Gain insight into positive perception in project management and execution for yourself and others.

SIXTH SENSE | 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Awaken the Artistic expression of your vision and life by developing your authentic self and learning how to engage and activate.

CLOSING SOCIAL | 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Cocktails and Carnival style booth areas for brands and artists to learn and mingle.