Claudia Lake is an incredibly accomplished and creative makeup artist with two decades of experience in all aspects of media makeup.
She attended the Fashion Institute of Technology as well as the Parsons School of Design majoring in Fine Arts. Her training and education, along with her affable personality provides her clients with a dependable, detail-oriented, and multi-faceted professional that add to the success of the creative team of any project.
Claudia has worked with established photographers and has a long list of celebrity clients under her belt including Jemima Kirke, Oscar Issac, Hillary Swank, Ruth Wilson, and Emile Hirsch. Most recently, Claudia has widened her involvement behind the camera to also include directing.
As a renaissance woman, her skills don’t stop at makeup, hair, and behind the lens. She recently created C. Lake Organics, an organic skincare line consisting of high quality body butters and balms. Recently, Claudia and partner Benjamin Kabin have started Newtown Creek Farms. Born out of a commitment to sustainability, the duo sells fresh organic microgreens locally in Brooklyn.