Tonight’s episode of Face Off will be fairy-tale themed, and the artists will be tasked with creating some gnarly, other-worldly creations.
The show will air at 9pm ET/PT. Read on to learn more about the artists.
Faina is originally from Brooklyn, and works as an SFX Make-up artist. She moved to LA to pursue a career in special effects and makeup, and specializes in beauty, fashion makeup, bodypainting, and special effects makeup.
Faina received her degree from New York City College of technology, where she learned about beauty, special effects, and body art. She’s worked on independent films, music videos, and fashion editorials, and has shot for PopSugar, the Huffington Post, and has helped assist a number of well-known artists, according to her website.
Alan Tuskes hails from Cleveland, Ohio, and is a makeup artist at Robert Kurtzman’s Creature Corps. One day, he hopes to start his own special effects shop.
His Twitter bio reads, “Special Makeup Effects Artist, VFX Guy, general all around fixer of things.”
Phillip hails from Galoway, New Jersey, and is an SFX makeup artist. He’s worked as the head makeup artist on a number of commercials, and has also worked for an array of Netflix shows.
According to his Syfy bio, he recently started sculpting masks for Halloween.
Suzanne Bostwick is from Stevens Point, Wisconsin, and has built puppets and stage props for “Little Shop of Horrors” and “Shrek”. At Tom Savini’s makeup effects program, she was at the top of her class.
KC Mussman served in the Israeli Army, and, according to her Syfy bio, “KC Mussman has a passion for merging fashion with special effects and specializes in sculpting, character design and application.”
Laura McCormick is from Marlow, OK, and is the co-owner of DeathRattle Studios and Cake Decorator. She specializes in painting, sculpting, and application.
Jill is from Stow, Ohio, and one day, she wants to start her own haunted house. Growing up, she made a lot of her own dolls. Her Twitter bio reads, “Freelance makeup artist- SPFX and Beauty- Costume Designer/Seamstress Face Off season 12.”