Kelly Odell founder of KOllective is a freelance Leicester based business offering a collective of services from make up, hair styling, Special effects, face-painting and body art.
Kelly Odell also create’s custom made prosthetics available in store, perfect for fancy dress parties or TV and film.One of her latex faux noses was worn by a celebrity on ‘CELEBRITY JUICE’. Kelly has done some work on ITV, SKY ATLANTIC and assisted for the BBC as well as working on many other special events such as the ALEXANDER MCQUEEN exhibit in London. Kelly has 8 years of experience and completed a degree in ”ARTISTIC MAKEUP AND SPECIAL EFFECTS” and ‘CREATIVE INDUSTRIES’ which she passed with first class honours. She can work from her own makeup rooms at home or travel to any location. Kelly has had experience internationally such as IBIZA, FRANCE, and IRELAND
Kelly is an AWARD WINNING makeup artist , awarded by illamasqua in which she won 5 thousand pounds worth of prizes. Since then Kelly has also won a variety of smaller competitions with some great prizes and recognition. Kelly absolutely loves that she gets to do a variety of makeup from the beautiful bridal makeup,to creative styles for events plus the horror and gore from doing special effects.And some of her work has been published in some magazines and local newspapers and shared by reputable brands such as Bored Panda and Stan Winston school.
If you require an all around makeup artist who can create for any occasion then kelly should be your go to woman. Her passion for the industry will ensure she is always improving and increasing her skill levels and techniques, and she is always adding new products to her ever growing professional kit and equipment. Kelly is lucky to have a close network of artists and if there is ever a job that seems too big she can call on many artists to collaborate with. Kelly will also be adding demonstrations and teaching to her ever growing skillset – she will work as a duo with another artist to bring something new to the freelance teaching world.
Special occasion make up – bridal / prom/ events
Fancy dress , character makeup and prosthetics
Hair styling and makeup lessons
High fashion and creative makeup
Face and body paint