26 Nov 2013 15:26 Africa/Lagos
Make-Up Artists and Hair Stylists Guild Awards Set for Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014
Timeline for Awards Announced
LOS ANGELES, Nov. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Make-Up Artists and Hair Stylists Guild (IATSE Local 706) Awards honoring make-up artists and hair stylists outstanding achievements in motion pictures, television, commercials, and live theater will take place on Saturday, February 15, 2014 at Paramount Studios, it was announced today by IATSE Local 706 President Susan Cabral-Ebert. "The members are excited to have the Local 706 Guild Awards return this year," said Cabral-Ebert. For Submissions, Rules and Regulations go to: www.local706.org.
The entry and voting timeline for the 2014 Make-Up Artists and Hair Stylists Guild Awards is:
Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2013 - Submissions for motion pictures, television, commercials, mini-series/movies-of-the-week and cable open on-line at http://www.local706.org.
Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2013 at 5:00PM (PT) - Submissions close.
Monday, Jan. 13, 2014 - Nominations announced.
Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2014 - Final ballot on-line voting begins.
Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014 at 5:00PM (PT) - Final ballot on-line voting ends.
Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014 - Winners announced at the Local 706 Make-Up Artists and Hair Stylists Guild Awards Event.
Honorees for the Distinguished Artist Award and the two Lifetime Achievement Awards honoring Make-up Artists and Hair Stylists will be announced in the near future.
About Local 706:
The Make-Up Artists and Hair Stylists Guild (IATSE, Local 706) was chartered in November 1937. Today, membership includes over 1,800 artisans in the entertainment industry worldwide. Local 706 members are make-up artists and hair stylists who have created the looks for Hollywood's most memorable characters and stars of stage, screen, television and now the Internet. The wide-ranging domains of these artists include feature films and television, commercials; "live" network television, all types of theatrical productions and Disneyland theme parks. Local 706 Members have created notable characters competing for Academy Awards®, Primetime Emmys®, Daytime Entertainment Emmys®, Saturns®, BAFTA Awards, and many other honors for make-up and hair styling artistry including their own Hollywood Make-up Artists and Hair Stylists Guild Awards®. The Local 706 Guild publishes The Artisan , a glossy quarterly magazine, and provides panels, workshops and training both for members and others interested in the field to foster a spirit of innovation in the craft. The official website can be found at www.local706.org.
Cheri Warner, Weissman/Markovitz Communications
Dan Dodd, IngleDodd Media
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