About Emma Rutherford

Emma Rutherford has been a writer and sub editor for decades and now directs editorial for entire mag. She can be found backstage at the opera, front row of the runway, interviewing the makeup designers or checking out the work of the bodypainters - in fact anywhere that the story goes - and reporting back to the Warpaint readers.

Countdown to Success


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The UMAe make-up competition created by Siân Richards of London Brush Company and hosted by Warpaint is less than two weeks away and budding entrants have until Friday 21st March to submit their entry forms for consideration.  With a host of … Continue reading

Winning Ways


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When Sarianna Sormunen won the inaugural UMAe All Round Film and Makeup Competition For Students in April 2013 it was more than just a stepping stone on the career ladder for her.   A student at the Delamar Academy, Sarianna’s path … Continue reading

Speak Easy


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Over two days in a very sunny E16, MUAs flocked to Professional Beauty London to listen and learn from some of the UK’s leading experts in fashion and edit make up, body painting, TV work, bridal looks and special effects. … Continue reading

Watch and Learn


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The clock is ticking and with just over a week to go, things are hotting up for the Warpaint Conference at Professional Beauty London on 23rd and 24th February.  With two days of seminars and a diverse programme covering all … Continue reading

Judgement Day


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With a week to go before the deadline for the Warpaint London Make-up Competition at Professional Beauty London, entries are coming in thick and fast.  The four categories have attracted large amounts of interest, and no less so than the … Continue reading

Competition Countdown


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The clock is ticking and there are only 4 weeks to go before our competitors take to the floor to battle it out in the Warpaint London make-up competition at Professional Beauty London on Monday 24th February. For London 2014 … Continue reading

Make Up Merchant


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Charles Fox in London’s Covent Garden is a make-up mecca for pro artists and savvy consumers alike.  With its 125 year history, and now an integral part of the Kryolan empire, the shelves are stocked every type of product that … Continue reading