Thursday, October 28, 2010

Press Release

Press Release
For Immediate Release:
Contact: Robb Leer 612.701.0608

What: Grand Opening Gala for Brett Dorrian Artistry Studios, located within Minneapolis’ Historic Semple Mansion, one of Minneapolis’ premiere bridal venues. The Gala offers the public an inside look at the studio’s services which include beauty makeup and hair for weddings, special events, fashion and print media.

When: Wednesday, November 3, 2010, 7:00pm to 9:00p.m.
Media welcome anytime!

Where: The Historic Semple Mansion, 100 W. Franklin Ave., Suite 104, Minneapolis, MN 55404

Who: Owner/Artist Brett Dorrian is a Minnesota native who has more than 10 years of professional experience as a multi-media makeup artist- with credits in film, television, commercial, print, fashion, runway, theater, special effects, design, instruction, and more.

About Dorrian Artistry Studios
Brett Dorrian Artistry Studios is located within the Historic Semple Mansion in Minneapolis. The first-of-its-kind studio specializes in beauty makeup and hair for bridal, event, fashion, and print; however, it offers various services to the production world and to private clients, depending on the artist. Owner Brett Dorrian says that the aim of her business to welcome everyday women
to her studio and let them take part in makeup and hair services that haven’t been available locally until now. “We want to show clients that as media makeup artists we have the skill-set to go beyond the basics. We have the ability to make each client’s experience unique and memorable,” she said.

Dorrian and her staff of professional media makeup artists have more than 25 years of combined training including, makeup, hair, pre and post-production, lighting and special effects. The studio also offers pre-wedding beauty services, such as: spray tanning, skin care consultations and plans, bachelorette party packages, boudoir and engagement session styling, and individual or group lessons.

Schedule a Dorrian Demo
Media Editors and Producers; Brett and her team of top models are available to all local media outlets to provide demonstrations of her artistry and the very latest in makeup trends and hair styles to your audiences. The change of any new season presents an opportunity to showcase what’s hip and what’s not. For more details click on or send an email to or call 651.253.3559.

Thursday, October 14, 2010

It's Official...

Brett Dorrian has won the $10,000 Kelly Gleason Scholarship for advanced makeup training from The Powder Group, to be used in NY and LA at Make-up Designory!  She will obtain a Mater Make-up Artistry Diploma at the end of her studies.  She will begin classes in NY fall 2011.  The studio Senior Artists will manage the studio and accommodate studio clients while Brett is away learning all the tricks of the trade.


Event Calendar

Check out the new event calendar on the website for upcoming Halloween, holiday, and photo shoot events/appointments available through the studio and with collaborating vendors. Cheers!

New Studio Launch!

Hello, Friends!

Officially announcing the new studio launch!  Brett Dorrian Artistry is opening a new studio space within the historic Semple Mansion in Minneapolis, MN and is offering 4 of her main artists as Senior Artists that you can now book through the studio, along with Brett herself.  Check out the new branding as things move officially to: Brett Dorrian Artistry Studios, LLC to represent the new space, the new team of artists, and all the new service offerings.

Stop by often to find out more about services, events, and beyond!