We seek to create an ambiance in our office that will help you feel at home while giving you something beautiful to admire. Our commitment to the local community takes many forms and one example is our featured artist. By featuring an Austin artist, we are able to display great works of art, while allowing our friends and neighbors some added exposure. Take a chance to look around the office and enjoy the pieces that resonate with you.
Current Featured Artist
April Skinner, Photographer
April has been doing hair since 1993. She studied cosmetology at Leander High School, completed Paul Mitchell training and studied with Tony and Guy for three years. She completed classes to become a Certified Cosmetology teacher and often does guest teaching spots at Nuvani. April has mentored many successful Austin stylists. She has been doing wedding hair and make up for the last ten years and is a preferred vendor at Villa Antonia. April has participated in and co-produced the Style Cup and Top Drawer fashion shows. She has also participated in Goodwill’s Brand-U for three years. She offers expert consultations and is a master with a round brush. For April, the integrity of the hair is the most important thing. She will not push a client’s hair to ruin for a certain style or color.
April is a self-taught photographer who takes an artistic approach to each shoot. She likes to start with a personal consultation to feel out her subjects and establish a vibe before ever picking up the camera. If you can look at her work and be excited, she is the photographer for you. April does not take stock photos. She prefers a more stylized and highly artistic shoot. True to a photojournalistic style, she will go to great lengths to capture the perfect shot. She is also an established wedding photographer and is familiar with the entire process, giving her the insight to get the best shots for your nuptials.