CHRISTINA KORTUM - CHARACTER & SPECIAL FX MAKEUP ARTIST

info@ravenousstudios.com - (503) 887-5198 - www.ravenousstudios.com - IMDB

FX, beauty, and prosthetic artist available for work in film, print, theater, and events. More specialized skills include airbrushing, tattoos, prosthetic design and application, aging, and life casting.  Experienced working in fast-paced environments and managing a team. Owner of Ravenous Studios in Portland, OR.  IATSE Local 488.

TELEVISION

  • Grimm (Season 1-6, 55 Episodes) - FX Makeup, Additional Makeup, Prop Fabrication, Tattoos - NBC/Universal- 2011-16
  • They Found Hell - FX Makeup Designer, Prosthetic Artist, Prop Fabrication - Syfy - 2015
  • Combat Report (Season 1, 6 episodes) - Makeup Department Head, FX Makeup - One Eighty Films - 2014
  • Runestone (Proof of Concept) - FX Makeup, Scars, Tattoos - Road’s End Films - 2014
  • The Librarians (Season 1-3, 9 Episodes) - Prop Fabrication, Tattoos, FX Makeup, Makeup, Creature Suit Fabrication - Ex Libris Productions, Inc. - 2016
  • Portlandia (Season 1-4, 4 episodes) - FX Makeup, Prosthetics - IFC - 2011-13
  • Leverage (Season 4-5, 4 episodes) - Additional Makeup, Prop Fabrication - Electric Entertainment - 2010-12
  • Final Witness - Prop Fabrication - ABC - 2011
  • Extreme Makeover Home Edition - FX Makeup - ABC - 2010
  • UFC Fight - Makeup - LDM Worldwide - 2009
  • Bob’s Red Mill Cooking show - Key Makeup - Koopman Ostbo -2008

FILM

  • Bad Samaritan - Makeup Department Head, Prosthetics - Ex Libris Productions - 2016-17
  • Ruin Me - FX Makeup, Prop Fabrication - Green Light Productions - 2016
  • Lean On Pete - Makeup Department Head, Prosthetics - The Bureau - 2016
  • V-Force: New Dawn of VICTORY - FX Makeup Supervisor, FX Makeup - Chasing Butterflies Pictures - 2016
  • I Don’t Feel At Home In This World Anymore - FX Makeup - Film Science - 2016
  • Ayla - FX Makeup, Prop Fabrication - Clayface Pictures - 2016
  • Cabin Fever Reboot - FX Makeup - Travis Zariwny - 2014
  • China Bigfoot: Legend of the Yeren - Assistant FX - Wiseacre Films - 2014
  • Wild - Additional Makeup - Jean-Marc Valee - 2013
  • The Parlor - FX Makeup, Prosthetics - Cosmic Toast Studios - 2013
  • The Dark Place - FX Makeup, Prop Fabrication - J.T. Tepnapa- 2013
  • Deep Dark - Fx Makeup Supervisor - Michael Medaglia - 2013
  • Brutal - Fx Makeup Supervisor - Michael Stevens - 2011
  • Blackjacks/Seal Patrol - Makeup Department Head - Nicolas Mezzanatto - 2011
  • Nightscape - Makeup Department Head - David Edwards - 2011
  • Gone - Prop Fabrication - Heitor Dhalia - 2011
  • The Sacred - FX Makeup, Prosthetics - Incognito Pictures - 2011
  • Shiver - FX Makeup, Prop Fabrication - Bandersnatch Film Co - 2010
  • Cell Count - FX Makeup, Prosthetics -Polluted Pictures - 2010
  • The Kill Hole - Key Makeup, FX Makeup - AES - 2010
  • Stripperland - FX Makeup - Cheezy Flicks - 2010
  • The Speak - Key Makeup - Quorum Entertainment - 2010
  • The Terror Experiment - Makeup Department Head, FX Makeup - Marquis Productions - 2009
  • I Am Virgin - Prop Fabrication - Cheezy Flicks - 2009
  • Train Master II - Prop Fabrication - Phil Bransom Productions - 2009
  • In The Pines - FX Makeup, Prosthetics - RQ Productions - 2008
  • Crimps - FX Makeup, Prosthetics - Late Bloomer Productions - 2008
  • The Bicyclist - Prosthetics - Craftmaster Productions - 2008
  • Everyman's War - FX Makeup, Prosthetics - Thad Smith - 2008
  • Dark Horizon - Makeup, FX makeup, Prosthetics - Nick Hagen - 2007
  • Recovery - Assistant Makeup, FX Makeup, Prop Fabrication - Mike Prosser - 2007

SHORT FILM

  • Evolver - Prosthetics, Prop Fabrication - Isaac Rosenthal - 2014
  • M is for Marriage - FX Makeup Design - Todd Freeman - 2013
  • 9 - FX Makeup, Prosthetics - Kimberly Warner - 2013
  • Stalker - FX Makeup, Prosthetics - Martin Varva - 2013
  • Lucky Hog - FX Makeup - Duck Up Productions - 2012
  • The Broken Flute - Makeup - Robbie Johnstone - 2011
  • No Harbor -FX Makeup - Ian Fowler - 2011
  • Dex Dixon - FX Makeup, Prosthetics, Tattoos - Steve Coker - 2011
  • Persephone - FX Makeup, Prosthetics - New Adjustment Productions - 2011
  • Backtrack - FX Makeup - Jake Kenedy - 2011
  • Reality Crash - Key Makeup - 117 Productions - 2011
  • MULE - FX Makeup - Ian Fowler - 2011
  • Mob Diaries - FX Makeup, Prosthetics - Jay Tormohlen - 2010
  • Planning To Fail -Key Makeup - Revolver - 2010
  • Soul Sales - FX Makeup, Prosthetics - Robbie Johnstone - 2010
  • Verdict - Key Makeup - Nicolas Mezzanato - 2010
  • Lloyd - FX Makeup, Prosthetics - Revolver Digital Media Studio - 2009
  • Black Santa's Revenge - Key Makeup, FX Makeup, Prosthetics - David Walker - 2007
  • Son of Ralphie - Prop Fabrication - DJ Hupp - 2007
  • Apostle - Key Makeup, FX Makeup - Tom Hanson - 2007
  • Swallow - Key Makeup, FX Makeup - Heather Jacobs - 2007
  • Creep - FX Makeup - Katie Rasmussen - 2007
  • Undead Mother - Key Makeup, FX Makeup, Prosthetics - Kisa Jones - 2007
  • Bobbsey Twins Go To Hell -Assistant Makeup, FX Makeup, Prosthetics - Gil Luna - 2006
  • Disintegrated Pictures - Key Makeup, FX Makeup - Kelsey Conrad - 2006
  • Whiskey Marine - Makeup, FX Makeup, Prosthetics - Autumn Andel - 2006

MUSIC VIDEOS

  • Red Fang “Blood Like Milk” - FX Makeup Lead - Whitey McConnaughy - 2013
  • Lord Dying -FX Props - Whitey McConnaughy - 2013
  • Gaytheist - FX Props - Whitey McConnaughy - 2013
  • Dust Bowl III - FX Makeup  - Christian Saxton - 2012
  • Wolf Parade - FX Makeup - Yulia - 2010
  • Floater - FX Makeup - Kyle T Collins - 2009
  • Black River Killer” Blitzen Trapper - FX Makeup - Subpop Records - 2009
  • Tickle Me Pink - Assistant Makeup - Ghost Atomic - 2009
  • Handsome Furs “I’m Confused” - FX Makeup - Porter/Panther - 2009
  • Prids - Assistant Makeup - Sean Strauss - 2006

COMMERCIALS

  • Alienware - Custom Orc and Zombi - Lyon Films -  2014
  • Burton - Aging Makeup - Burton - 2013
  • Adidias - Tattoos - Sockeye - 2013
  • Cousins Subs - FX Makeup, Prosthetics - Stir Advertising - 2013
  • Nintendo Spirit Camera - FX Makeup - @Large Films - 2013
  • Alan Wake Project - FX Makeup, Assistant Makeup - Microsoft - 2010
  • Women’s Training - FX Makeup, Makeup - Nike - 2010
  • Combat Ready - FX Makeup - Nike - 2010
  • EA Sports Commercial - Sasquatch Costume - CMD- 2009
  • Nestea “Liquid Awesomeness”  - Prosthetics - 3 AM Goliath - 2009
  • Montavilla Sewing Center - Key Makeup - ID Graphics - 2009
  • OADA Commercial - Key Makeup, FX Makeup, Prosthetics - Livengood|Nowak - 2008
  • HP vs Brother - Key Makeup, Hair - CMD - 2008
  • Artscape - Wardrobe & Makeup Assistant - Rebecca Rodriguez - 2008

WEB

  • Paranormalists - Key Makeup, FX Makeup - Nick Hagen - 2009
  • Vicky Vixxen - Key Makeup, FX Makeup - Randolph Sellars - 2009
  • Animus Cross - FX Makeup, Prosthetics - Amanda Steen - 2009
  • Survive The Outbreak - Key Makeup, FX Makeup, Prosthetics - Chris Lund - 2008
  • Bicyclist - Makeup - Craftmaster Productions - 2007
  • Lady Wasteland - Assistant Makeup, FX Makeup, Prosthetics - New Adjustment Productions - 2007

 

REFERENCES

Randolph Sellars - Director/DP - (503)-330-3259 

Mike Prosser (Director) - Director - (503)-740-6203

 Mark Roush (Director/Producer) - Director/Producer - (503)-701-9501