¬†Ashley Hardy is a Portland, OR based freelance hair and makeup artist, also specialized in custom wig construction and repair work. Ashley graduated with her BFA majoring in Wig and Makeup Design from North Carolina School of the Arts in 2010. She spent the past 8 years freelancing in Winston-Salem, NC before moving to Portland. In North Carolina, Ashley spent a lot of time working on numerous film productions and theater performances. In 2011 she designed NCSA’s The Nutcracker ballet. For several years she taught specific makeups techniques to actors at Playmaker Repertory Company in Chapel Hill, NC. In 2012 she started working for a Human Analogue Applications, a North Carolina prosthetics company specializing in medical training purposes. Ashley moved to Portland in 2013 and is continuing to pursue her passion across the country.