MARIS MALONE CALDERON

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Owner | Makeup | MICROBLADING

DIRECT LINE: 512-923-8893

EMAIL: maris@pearlaustin.com

WEB: WWW.marismalonecalderon.COM

INSTA: marismalonecalderon

Award winning & internationally published makeup artist and owner of Pearl, Maris Malone Calderon began her beauty career with a desire to create a job out of an art she truly loved. After completing her education at CMU College of Makeup Art & Design, Maris embarked on her career in beauty. She found herself working in the film, editorial and fashion world working alongside some of Austin’s top photographers and models. The knowledge she gained helped cement her status as a master in her industry and she soon become one of Austin's most sought-after makeup artists, winning the Austin Fashion Week Peers Choice Award for Best Makeup Artist in 2010 and most recently, an induction into The Knot Best of Weddings Hall of Fame in 2015.

Renowned for her ability to create a flawless face, Maris’ focus began to shift towards bridal beauty as the wedding industry boomed in Austin and she quickly realized her true passion was in working with brides to achieve their own unique style of wedding day beauty. Her emphasis on sculpting and highlighting natural features has established her as a perfectionist, capable of achieving picture-perfect looks. Her work has been published in Austin Monthly, Austin Wedding Day, Tribeza, Style Me Pretty, The Knot, Austin’s Wedding Guide, 100 Layer Cake, Green Wedding Shoes, Ruffled,  Southwest Airlines Spirit Magazine, Under the Radar and Hairdressers Journal to name a few.

After more than 13 years in the beauty industry, Maris has secured her place among central Texas’ most well known makeup artists. She has collaborated on editorials, created countless bridal looks and as her clients will attest, it’s her warm heart, calm demeanor and ability to emphasizes the natural beauty in every face that has truly won the hearts of her clientele over the years. Maris specializes in bridal and beauty makeup for the everyday women and feels a kinship with all women who want to highlight their distinctive beauty with the makeup they wear. Her approach to makeup always remains stunning, flawless, yet achievable beauty. She lives south Austin with her husband, their daughter and two dogs.

CERTIFICATIONS

  • CMU College of Makeup Art & Design: Beauty, Bridal, Editorial, Film, Theater & Television makeup
  • Last Looks Makeup Academy Certified Airbrush Makeup Artist

AWARDS

  • The Knot Best of Weddings Hall of Fame 2015
  • The Knot Best of Weddings 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
  • WeddingWire Brides Choice Awards for 2012, 2011, 2015, 2016
  • Austin Fashion Week 2010 Peers Choice Award for Best Makeup Artist
  • 2009 Critics Choice awards for Best Use of Color & Most Creative Makeup Artist

PUBLICATIONS

  • The Knot Magazine
  • American Beauty Magazine
  • Austin Monthly
  • Austin Wedding Day
  • Hairdressers Journal
  • Southwest Airlines Spirit Magazine
  • Under the Radar

FEATURED IN

  • Style Me Pretty
  • TheKnot.com
  • Grey Likes Weddings
  • Ruffled Blog
  • 100 Layer Cake
  • Green Wedding Shoes
  • June Bug Weddings