Karyn Stratford & Artistic Beauty Nelson Hello and thank you for visiting my website. I feel very privileged to be able to bring joy to people through the profession I love. My Name is Karyn Stratford, I am The owner of Artistic Beauty Nelson. I am A Make Up artist & Beautician in Nelson New Zealand.

Specialising in wedding make up for over 13 years, and a beautician for 15 years. So my passion is living clean with beauty and creating the life style you'd like to live. The 3 elements of self love, creating and letting go. I am mobile make up for Wedding and Style Hair and make up for photo shoot and special occasions. 

I also do a weight loss program and life style changes with Ease. I Inspire Beauty and help with skin conditions to a healthier life style. I work Monday and Tuesday doing my beauty work at Elliott Cottage in Nelson City 33 Trafalgar Street. On Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday from Artistic Beauty in Richmond, 12 Valhalla Drive. Mobile by arrangement and bookings.
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Our Clients Say.

Artistic Beauty Nelson Karyn StratfordThank you so much for the stunning job you did on our make up for our special day, loved it and it was just as I had imagined it would be - just perfect!  It was such a beautiful day and we really enjoyed every part of it. Thanks for listening, taking your time and keeping us calm, relaxed and happy.
Mikey & Charlotte

Artistic Beauty Nelson Karyn StratfordThank you so much for the amazing make-up you did for me, my mum and my bridesmaids. We felt like absolute princesses. You made our morning getting ready so relaxed and so much fun. Thanks again.
Rebecca Burgess

Artistic Beauty Nelson Karyn StratfordI hope this card reached you. I wanted to say a massive thank you for coming to Awaroa and so effortlessly making me feel relaxed and beautiful. My make-up was just perfect as was mums, Joans, & Paulas. You are an absolute gem and it was such a pleasure meeting you. I hope you like the photo it's a treasure for me that Kevin the photographer captured some amazing shots of you doing my make-up. They really show a story of my day from start to finish.
Nicole & Steve

Artistic Beauty Nelson Karyn StratfordThank you and your girls for the amazing work you did for our wedding! Sorry it's taken so long to get this to you but we really appreciate your work and have recommended to many others.
Thanks again
Jody, Mama & Bridesmaids

Thank you Karyn for making this special day even more special with your humour and skill. I am so grateful to have found you and have you as my make-up artist on my wedding day.
Thanks again