Makeup Artist Creates Incredibly Dark Characters

Joyce Spakman, aka Candy Makeup Artist, is a professional makeup artist from the Netherlands, who started experimenting with makeup at a tender age of 14. She attended a 3-year theatre makeup course in Amsterdam and while studying, she started working on her handmade headdresses from cheap materials.

Today, she works as a freelance makeup artist, actively involved in various events and festivals. She also organizes master classes and workshops in her country. She loves creating the whole character, from styling to makeup, though these kinds of projects could take up to 2 months to complete.

Most of her designs are dark characters, created entirely from scratch. These are also available in her Etsy shop. Check out her amazing and unique creations below.

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𝕋𝔼𝔸𝕃 Beautiful model: @sterresophia Make-up and styling: me! This headdress and shoulder pieces will be for sale at my etsy shop tommorow -> link in bio! 𝓟𝓻𝓸𝓭𝓾𝓬𝓽𝓼 ⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ 𝔼𝕪𝕖𝕤 ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ – #makeupforeverofficial  teal (m234) and dark blue (m240)  eyeshadow. – #inglotmakeup  teal (338) eyeshadow – #nyxcosmeticsnl  epic ink gel liner as the smokey eye  base  and blended out with the teal shadow.  Glitter primer on top ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ – #sugarpill 'bulletproof' ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ – @tammytanuka  duochrome eyeshadow pigment  That shifts from teal to purple – #maccosmeticsnl  reflects transparant teal pigments in the  inner corners ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ 𝔽𝕒𝕔𝕖 ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ – mac cosmetics mineralize foundation. White paintstick to highlight and the terracotta airbrush for contour. Also the reflects transparant teal pigment as an highlight. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ 𝕃𝕚𝕡𝕤 ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ – @nyxcosmeticsnl  Faux black eye pencil in oxblood ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ – @sugarpill  Love + to blend it out – #mehronuk  Paradise palette for the teal details ⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ This headdress and shoulder pieces are now for sale at my etsy! ➡️link in bio ! ⬅️ #hallowbeauty18 #teal #makeup #halloween #headdress #headpiece #thekatvondbeauty #beauty #styling #jeffrestar #costume #styling #blue

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The medusa aftermovie Sorry guys for my lack of posting! Haven't got a lot of inspiration the last few weeks, but there are some cool things coming up. For now; a sneak peek of the medusa aftermovie I made as a project a few years ago with @lauramarijn . The whole version of the aftermovie is on youtube. Just search 'laura marijn medusa'. Hate that instagram don't let me post any links, or the full video. Laura and me made the background together. I made the headdress, the corset and did the make-up. Laura took the beautiful pictures that you can find on my feed if you scroll down. If there is anyone that wants to have a halloween headdress, costume, anything made on order, please send me a dm. For the US there isn't much time left before it has to get shipped, so be quick! And a question; Is there anything that YOU guys would like to see me do for a next makeup project? Let me know below!

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time traveler this was my second entry for the nyx squad awards. theme; time traveler. All props, styling made by me. background with some help from my dad! this costume will soon be on my etsy! be sure to follow my etsy account (link in bio) to stay updated. products 🖌 eyes: #nyxcosmeticsnl -ultimate shadow palette 'warm neutrals' -jumbo pencil 'milk' -epic ink black mousse liner #lime crime -venus 2 palette #sugarpill -tako, bulletproof eyeshadows. face: #nyccosmetics -HD foundation 101 -SFX brown creme color -SFX setting powder -pore filler #maccosmeticsnl -reflects transparant pink pigment as a highlight -white paintstick -airbrush 'teracotta', nw55 lips: #nyxcosmeticsnl -liquid suede metalic liquid lipstick in 'go rogue' #mehronuk – paradise paints – gold pigment with mixing liquid

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💛 x editorial grunge x 💛 photography by the everrrrr amazing @josefienhoekstra thank you so much ❤ this is my entry for the #squadawards2018 A 'nyx face awards' for the beauty advisors in store. the theme was editorial grunge. something different than I would normally do, but I love how it came out! made the headdress/ mouthpiece and the shoulder pieces. products 🖌 white liquid liner, faux black liner in oxblood. ultimate shadow palette in warm neutrals epic black mousse liner knock 'em red lip liner, kitten heels liquid suede and full trottle shadow palette for lips inspired by the amaaaaazing @ginaharrison and @bakeneko_designs @royalgrillznl open grill set @nyxcosmeticsnl #grunge #editorial #nyxsquadawards #nyxcosmeticsnl #nyxcosmetics #squad #mouthguard #beads #grungegirl #makeup #makeupart #artist #artistsunknownmag #art #wakeupandmakeup #makeuptransformation #halloweenmakeupideas #grill #grillz

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