At an early age Nicole had an interest in all types of art. Painting, drawing, sculpting etc. As she got older her love for horror and Halloween grew to a hobby of setting up her house and making props to scare kids every Halloween. She took a small class about Halloween makeup and realized she had found the thing she wanted to do in life. She then took two more classes for fantasy and professional makeup. She continues to self teach herself and makes her own prosthetics. Working as a freelance artist on her FX and Beauty work, on all types of films, photo shoots, beauty and music videos. She also works at M.A.C Cosmetics as a freelance artist.
Nicole was just crowned the Winner of Face off!! She is the first female contestant to Win the competition on SyFY’s Special FX TV show “Face Off” for its 3rd Season. Face Off is a competition/elimination series testing the skills of selected artists from around the world. Challenges incorporate effects make-up, and include a wide range of skill sets including prosthetics, 3-D design, sculpting, , casting and molding.
Nicole was titled Raw artist of the Year at the 2012 RAWards in Sacramento CA. Nicole continues to learn and grow and was blessed with the gift to learn quick and her background of art has helped her tremendously.