Painting your own world

I was the odd child out, I was chatty (and still am) and often spoke of things that were perceived weird and not very usual for child my age. Being the only child too,  my early life was spent in hallways of my imaginary world, safe from judging eyes.Solitude was not a scary place to me, in that darkness I found most colorful creations., I discovered that I am an artist at heart and that feelings I possessed easily rolled from my fingers,  filling the blank pages of my diary. Words were pearls that embellished the crown I wore, as a …

how to save your back and still look stylish

You glam urban warriors know the perils of dragging kit trough the city streets and not to mention subways (insert: dramatic hand over the forehead gazing up to the sky and YESSS violins are present…what?). I feel like rheumatic 90 year old grandma who wants to cuss everyone out on her way to the photo studio.So to prevent any innocent blood shed due to my crankiness, I became queen of downsizing.I still wish I had some gorgeous guy assistant in leopard speedos to carry it all for me, but ain’t happening any time soon….sighSooo: I transfer all of my liquids …

Cover that started it all

I can’t start telling my story without giving an homage to very special cover.My boyfriend and I moved from Atlanta (where I lived for 4 years) to NYC to pursue our dreams, me as make up artist, him as a photographer (check his work out at www.michaeldavidadams.com). We did not know anyone from our industry in the city. We tested in our little apartment in Astoria, dreaming of being the part of the bigger picture – sharing our work with the world. We sort of grew up together, artistically (and emotionally as well). We guided each other through maze of …

Hello world

My name is Viktorija Bowers, I am Croatian from Dalmatian coast (yes yes like a dog, but I hide my spots with excellent concealer by Benefit :)).I live in New York City, city of my heart. My profession is make up, and reason I created this blog.Make up is my dream career and I am so grateful I am able to express my artistic soul and make a living as well.I know there are so many thousand of blogs out there, my goal is to share little bit of myself with the world, even if it is just a whisper.Please …