Theresa Henry

Theresa Henry

Theresa is one of SRA’s most experienced educators, being a fully qualified adult trainer. She has been with us since 2008 and is passionate about helping students become the best they can be.

  1. How did you come to be a tutor at SRA? What path brought you here?

I remembered what my tutor said to me as a student, on my graduation day, which was to spend at least 2yrs in the field as a makeup artist, then apply as a tutor.  I didn’t think I had what it took to be a tutor, but she thought otherwise LOL.  So I did just that.

  1. What are you known for professionally? What is your signature look?

Sultry or smokey look.

  1. What’s the one problem you are best at solving for your students?

Working on their weaknesses.

  1. Who have you worked with in the past? And what have you done for them?

NZ Fashion Week shows, NZ magazines, Music videos, Cosmetic counters, Photo shoots, Bridal and Ball.

  1. What are you most passionate about professionally?

The many challenges regardless of how big or small I face as an artist. 

  1. What most excites you about your work & the contribution you can make?

Being able to pass on what I am passionate about to others, so that they may go forward in the industry to become the best they can be, and being a part of that journey with them.

  1. What are you passionate about personally?

Family and makeup.

  1. What do you really enjoy?

A nice full body massage after a long day’s work. 

  1. What can’t you stop talking about?

Many things I enjoy i.e. makeup, food, movies.

Where can we find you when you’re not working?

Spending time with family.

What’s your favourite way to spend a weekend or a Sunday afternoon?

At the movies, or at home watching movies.

How long have you been doing what you do?

Nine years.

What is your top make-up tip?

Look after you skin, if you want your makeup to look good on you.