Born and raised in Los Angeles CA, from a young age Cherie grew up with a passion for the arts and an admiration for fashion, style and beauty. After graduating High School and studying art, painting and sculpting in college, she then went on to graduate from hair and makeup school. After a few years of working in the salon doing both hair and makeup, she began her career as a freelance artist and was an immediate hit. Being a double threat, she exploded into the Hollywood, Fashion, Music, and Entertainment Industry. With a career spanning fifteen years, her client list has included some of the most legendary stars and music icons like Fergie, Christina Aguilera, Kevin Spacey, Jennifer Lopez, Lenny Kravitz, Iggy Pop, Katie Holmes, Charlize Theron and Tim Roth.
Cherie’s work can be seen on the covers of many major magazines domestically and internationally such as Vogue, Elle, Glamour, Rolling Stone, Vanity Fair, W, Harpers Bazaar, GQ and many others. She has worked on campaigns and commercials which ran in America and Europe like Guess, Levi’s, Pepsi, Apple, Coca Cola, Nike and Target. She has also had the opportunity to work with some of the most talented photographers and directors in the industry like Mathew Rolston, Albert Watson, Mark Seliger, Norman Jean Roy, Dah Len, and Mary Ellen Mark. Her work has also been seen on many Red Carpets, which include The Grammy’s, American Music Awards, The Emmy’s, Golden Globes and The VMA’s.
Cherie can be credited for creating looks for Macy’s, Bloomingdales, Target, Neiman Marcus, Dilliards, JC Penny and many others. Cherie recently moved to Miami and will continue to work between Miami, New York and L.A.