Ellie has been in the business of cosmetic tattooing for 14 years; first in Florida. She's also worked in this capacity in San Francisco and Menlo Park, California. Her interest, skill, and creativity in art and design is what first attracted her to this business and help her to provide a look her clients truly enjoy. Ellie's mission is to enhance the personal beauty and style of each of her clients. She stands behind the high quality of her work and works with each client to achieve the optimal desired results to fit their lifestyle and unique beauty.
Her first degree was in art and she has worked in public education for many years as well, during which time she taught art and other subjects.
Permanent Makeup education and training:
Society of Permanent Cosmetics Professionals Conference, Memphis, TN 10/'17
Dermal Source (Mary Jane Haake) Sterilization/Environmental Cleaners, Portland, OR 9/'13
SPCP Convention, Albuquerque, NM 8/'12
SPCP Convention, San Diego, CA 3/'11
SPCP Conference, Philadelphia, PN 9/'09 CPCP and "Train the Trainer" and CPCP certification
"The Eyes Have It" Mary Jane Haake, Portland, OR 10/'09
Advanced Lip training, Kate Ciampi, San Jose, CA 6/'09
SPCP Convention, Houston, TX 8/'08
Microsource (Linda Dixon, MD) Advanced Course in Micropigmentation, Kailua, HI 5/'07
Mary Jane Haake "The Big Three" Portland, OR 6/'06
SPCP Conference, Toronto, ON, 9/'06
Carole's Cosmetic Tattooing, Portland, OR 2004, Oregon Licensing
Cleopatra's Ink, Inc. Permanent Makeup School and Scar Clinic (Lauren Myhre, CDT, CSCT) Tampa, FL 7/'02
Bloodborne Pathogenes and First Aid/CPR training updated on a yearly and bi-yearly basis as required.