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Professional Hair And Makeup Artistry Tuition 

About Us

Who We Are

Courses are created and led by Lacquer & Rouge, the partnership of~

Amy Taylor 

Hair & Makeup Artist 
Amy is an accomplished hairstylist and make-up artist who specialises in hair styling and period make-up. Since going to her first Hemsby Rock’n’Roll Weekender in 2004 her interest and enthusiasm for hairstyles from days gone by grew. In 2009 she trained at the UK’s first vintage salon Nina’s Hair Parlour, based in London. From here Amy brought her skills back to Norwich and continued her work at Flint, where she works from today.

Amy loves the variety of work her job allows her to do, and as well as working at the salon she works regularly on photoshoots, fashion shows, at weddings, parties and runs workshops too. She loves creating everything from beautiful vintage hairstyles through to fashion inspired avant garde creations.


In 2012 Amy trained at The Session School in west London to study make-up. Since then she has had work featured on TV, on vogue.co.uk, worked for Topman and styled hair for hundreds of weddings. Teaching has been an avenue she has had a passion for for many years, and she loves to share her styles through this channel.


Emily Turnbull

Makeup Artist 
 Emily is a multi award winning makeup artist who learnt to hone her skills spending years working for some of the UK's leading cosmetic brands, and has been obsessed with makeup ever since! With a fun, friendly and "real" approach to makeup and an unrivalled product knowledge, she is an experienced MUA and also an accomplished beauty blogger with a strong online presence. With a background in PR and marketing, she has a depth of knowledge on branding and business promotion. 

With a specialism in bridal, Emily has worked on over 300 weddings to date, from small and intimate ceremonies, to high profile prestigious events. She has also worked across fashion shows, commercial and editorial shoots, and regularly with private clients. 

Emily describes her signature makeup style as "wearable glamour", and loves to create strong but beautiful makeup styles. She has been featured in publications such as BRIDES, Perfect Wedding, the Daily Mail, The Sun and Elle.co.uk. She also regularly runs sell out makeup workshops and loves to share her many years of knowledge with makeup enthusiasts.

Why Us?

We have been working closely together for 7 years on clients and on various projects, since the early days of our respective careers, and share a passion for striving for excellence in our work. When we decided to begin L&R, we wanted to create training courses which drew upon our vast experience to give artists real time knowledge and experience that we know will help you to succeed in a notoriously tough industry, whether that be artistry, PR skills or business management.

Thanks so much for your time & efforts spent with me, I really felt that I learnt a lot from you!

Former trainee

Where We Work From 

wensum street norwich