Meet the Instructors

Blush School of Makeup’s selective team of artist instructors are some of the best in the their chosen area of makeup so that students are able to learn and develop their skills in a quality, small-class setting. Each is talented and passionate about delivering a top-tier makeup education.

Rachel Picard

Over 10 years as a working makeup artist with an emphasis on instructing on the fundamental of makeup theory application. More about Rachel…

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Michael Bondi

Thoughtful and energetic artist and instructor with over twenty years of working experience in all sectors of the makeup world.

Gala Welsh

Specializing professionally in beauty, editorial and special effects makeup for over 10 years for the benefit of upper level students. More about Gala….

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Anastasia Kopyl

Talented artist with more than 10 years of experience in bridal, photography and high definition on-camera makeup. More about Anastasia…


Jonathan Mendez

Jonathon is a published makeup artist and educator with over twenty years experience. Specializing in theatrical, editorial and bridal makeup. In addition, representing as a brand ambassador for Chanel cosmetics since 2009. More about Jonatan…

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Gina Mello

Talent artist with more than 10 years of experience in bridal, photography and high definition on-camera makeup. More about Gina…


Julian Bonfiglio

A true special effects professional: Semi-finalist on Syfy’s Face Off season 8, worked on a number of movies and music videos, as well as produced prosthetics for several theatre productions and haunt events including California’s Great America Haunt. More about Julian…

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Rachel Picard

Over 10 years as a working makeup artist with an emphasis on instructing on the fundamental of makeup theory application. More about Rachel…

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Michael Bondi

Specializing professionally in beauty, editorial and special effects makeup for over 10 years for the benefit of upper level students. More about Gala….

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Gala Welsh

Specializing professionally in beauty, editorial and special effects makeup for over 10 years for the benefit of upper level students. More about Gala…

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Anastasia Kopyl

Talented artist with more than 10 years of experience in bridal, photography and high definition on-camera makeup. More about Anastasia…

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Jonathan Mendez

Jonathon is a published makeup artist and educator with over twenty years experience. Specializing in theatrical, editorial and bridal makeup. In addition, representing as a brand ambassador for Chanel cosmetics since 2009. More about Jonatan…

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Gina Mello

Talent artist with more than 10 years of experience in bridal, photography and high definition on-camera makeup. More about Gina…

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Julian Bonfiglio

A true special effects professional: Semi-finalist on Syfy’s Face Off season 8, worked on a number of movies and music videos, as well as produced prosthetics for several theatre productions and haunt events including California’s Great America Haunt. More about Julian…

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Reviews

Most beneficial was the variety of not only classes, but teachers with such broad knowledge in each field.
I learned exactly what I want to do in the industry and Tania gave that to me!
Christina C.

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