FEATURING: Georgina Billington
What do the words "Creative Community" bring to mind for you? How do you feel is the best way to utilize members in a Creative Community?:
Collaboration is an essential part of my work. Its all about a creative community.
How did you discover your creativity?
My family is very creative and I grew up making and creating things.
Name the biggest challenge you have had in growing your business. How did you solve it?
Being a freelancer is an ongoing challenge; finding balance between work and pleasure is always tough. Remembering to enjoy down time is essential as long work periods are always around the corner. Enjoy the moment and be grateful for everything.
What was your first “Big Break” in your profession?
Whilst living in Istanbul, I landed a Nivea Hair commercial with a European crew as the lead makeup artist for the new product range.
What's in your backpack/handbag/tote right now?
Hmm, makeup of course, concealer, red lipstick, powder, hand cream, note book, pen, iPhone, charger, sunglasses, wallet.
Top 3 Tips you would give someone starting out in your creative profession
Be passionate, persistant, assist someone you admire.
Who are you following right now on Instagram for inspiration and why?
What is your MOTTO in life?
Push your limits and experiment...this is where the magic happens.
What is your guiltiest pleasure?
I have a massive sweet tooth....
If you were on an island and could only bring three things, what would you bring?
Coconut oil, Sunglasses, Camera
What do your parents think you do?
They love it. My father is a photographer so its fun to talk industry with him.
What would be your Networking Do's & Dont's?
Remember people's names and timing is everything.