A talented make-up artist is able to superb issues, however typically they’ll appear downright magical. That’s actually the case with one make-up artist who transforms himself into every thing from Disney princesses to Westworld‘s Dolores.
This week, Richard Schaefer, who describes himself as a transformation makeup artist, demonstrated his magic by reworking into Ariel for Disney’s Designing Disney channel on Fb, which celebrates significantly inventive followers of the Home of Mouse.
Schaefer has a longstanding love of Ariel and The Little Mermaid. The truth is, it was the primary film he ever noticed, and he used to observe it so many occasions he wore out the videocassette.
“Ariel is my favourite Disney character as a result of she is powerful and assured and he or she didn’t let anybody or something cease her from reaching her objectives,” Schaefer informed Designing Disney.
This isn’t the primary time Schaefer has remodeled himself into Ariel. He’s finished numerous Ariel appears through the years, since he was about 12. The truth is, Ariel was his very first transformation, and the constructive response from his household and buddies gave him the boldness to put on make-up out of the home.
After all, Schaefer has honed the Ariel look since then. “After I first did Ariel, it kinda seemed like me in a crimson wig with crimson eyebrows and plenty of make-up on, and it fully developed.”
His most up-to-date tackle everybody’s favourite mermaid is totally breathtaking, as you’ll be able to see for your self:
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However Schaefer doesn’t restrict himself to Ariel, as a stroll via his Instagram feed will present. Along with some stellar takes on different Disney princesses, he’s additionally been impressed by some darker works.
“I’ve at all times been impressed by Gothic and Victorian artwork, in addition to Disney, as a result of I really like the steadiness of sunshine and darkish and I let that affect my paintings,” he informed Designing Disney.
Schaefer’s work is actually superb, and I for one can’t wait to see extra of it.
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Photographs: Richard Schaefer and Designing Disney