Art has always been involved in Stasia's life whether the canvas is flat or three dimensional . Her journey started in New York City where she studied beauty and special effects Makeup at Makeup designory . In New York she involved herself in high fashion , weddings and on set work. After she completed her business degree she followed her heart to the aveda institute in Philadelphia where she graduated in cosmetology . With all of these skills she was able to freelance in the tv and film industry well as work in a salon . Stasia recently moved to New Orleans to expand her learning and color the world one client at a time .