Taryll Atkins. The Game Changer. Lead Makeup Artistry Instructor.
Taryll has a skill-set that is almost impossible to find in the beauty industry. Not only is she a highly successful, seasoned working makeup artist, she also is a gifted educator, passionately committed to sharing her knowledge, expertise and of-the-minute techniques with aspiring makeup artists. She plays an integral role at AoG and has a track record of helping change lives.
Signed by a top agency in Miami, Taryll is known for working with all of the leading glossies, regularly contributing covers and editorials to magazines such as Architectural Digest, Forbes, GQ, Maxim, Ocean Drive, New York Times and Seventeen.
Her influence extends to advertising campaigns with recent highlights including work done with American Crew, Buffalo Jeans, Dolce Vita, Urban Outfitters and Oscar G Couture.
In addition, Tarryl enjoys long-term working relationships with leading industry photographers including Abbey Drucker, Andrew Herrington, Julia Noni, Bjorn Wallander, Bruce Weber, Lyall Aston, Gilles Bensimon and Anna Wolf to name just a few.
Her work is ever evolving and she is in demand as a contributor on red carpets and catwalks from coast to coast.
Her high level of experience combined with her natural ability to connect, listen and educate with infinite patience make her an absolute standout for AoG students. Simply put, Tarryl believes in giving back and helping others grow and achieve success. She is a proud mentor, friend and confidant to the countless number of her former AoG students and takes immense pride in watching aspiring artists find success in the industry….and that’s why they call her their game changer.