Sían works with photographers, stylists and designers on fashion editorials and lookbooks, collaborating on makeup design and execution. Her work has been published as Key Makeup and Hair artist in the Totally Dublin July 2019 and February 2020 editorials. She has assisted with work that has been published in 'Harper's Bazaar Arabia', 'Image', 'Totally Dublin' and the Sunday Independent's 'Life' Magazine.
With a strong passion for the immersive world of film and TV, Sían revels in designing and applying all types of makeup to screen standard. Having a keen interest in SFX she gained experience in college of life casting, mould making, sculpting, running and applying prosthetics as well as colouring, which she has since put into practice on various sets. Her experience ranges from large budget TV shows and commercials, to many independent short films.
Sían assisted with the final work for the Peacock Theatre's production of 'Come on Home'.While in college she took on the role of Head makeup Artist of IADT's drama society production of 'The Government Inspector'. This involved designing a full cast of characters as well as co-ordinating a team of makeup artists. She was also a part of the team to collaborate with RIAM on the 2016 production of 'Die Zauberflote'
about the artist.
Sían Fitzgerald is a graduate of IADT's BA (Hons) Character Makeup Design for Stage and Screen. Since leaving college she has pursued her passion and has gained practical experience in all areas of the makeup industry. By working on large budget TV shows, small independent short films, commercials and fashion shoots she has had the chance to showcase her adaptability and skill. Being very enthusiastic about her career, she enjoys bringing her unique creative vision and work ethic to every job.