Staff on the course

On the BA (Hons) Make-up for Media and Performance course, you’ll benefit from the expert guidance of our experienced teaching staff. You can read more about their specialisms by exploring their profiles below.

Sara Taylor Course Leader and Principal Lecturer

Sara’s professional portfolio of design work includes Wig Mistress (make up, hair and wig design) for London’s west end productions and...

Carolyne Hinds Senior Lecturer

Carolyne joined AUB in September 2013, with extensive experience in Education and Cert Ed (PCET) following on from running a BA (Hons) and Fda in...

Amanda Stephenson Senior Lecturer

After working for several years as a professional photographer, Amanda completed a BA (Hons) in English and Film at the University of...

Jessica Barba Lecturer

After graduating BA (Hons) Make-up for Media and Performance Jessica gained an array of professional credits including a postiche maker and wig...

Dr. Jon Croose Lecturer

PhD, MA, Certificate in Newspaper Journalism, BA (Hons) (University of Kent at Canterbury) Jon’’s academic background is in Theatre,...

Kathrine Auger-fisher Lecturer

Kat who has worked for the BBC, ITV, Cosmo and OK magazine has extensive and varied experience of freelance work within the make-up artist industry...

Wayne Humphrey Lecturer

Wayne comes from an Art and Design background, having completed a HND in Graphic Design. Wayne’’s has 12 years’ experience working for...

Antony Dixon Lecturer

Antony is a practicing artist having exhibited and curated exhibitions in London and the South West. He has been instrumental in setting up...

Alison Hart Senior Technician

Alison has a degree in Fashion and Textile Design from Leicester De Montfort University and a PGCE in Higher Education completed since joining...

Julia Carter Technician Demonstrator

Julia has had a varied career in the Arts, and has taught sculpture and life drawing as a visiting lecturer in further education and at AUB. In 2003...

Sophie Monro Technician Demonstrator

Sophie completed a BA (Hons) degree in Photographic Art before turning her attentions to make-up and undertaking a VTCT course in Theatrical &...

Gabrielle Main Technician Demonstrator

Having graduated from the BA (Hons) Make-up for Media and Performance at AUB, Gaby found a passion for Wig Making and postiche. She spent her three...

Paul Schilling Technician Demonstrator

Paul joined the Arts University as a Technician Demonstrator in January 2019. Prior to this post, Paul was a visiting tutor for the Prosthetic,...

Jessica Hutchings Technician Demonstrator

Jessica first found her aptitude for hair and makeup after completing the AUB short course in Makeup for TV, Film and Theatre in 2011. Four years on,...