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Kris Evans
Kris Evans is a life coach, makeup artist and motivational speaker. Her goal in life is to mentor and inspire.

Kris Evans has been a professional makeup artist and stylist for many years. She has worked in fashion, theatre, film and television. Her list of credits are vast including such films as Hunger Games, Sex in the City, National Treasure, Coyote Ugly and Pirates of the Caribbean I, II and III. She won a Hollywood Film Festival Award for X Men 3. Her TV credits include Dirty Sexy Money and most recently, The Fosters.

Kris has worked with Bob Costas at six Olympics starting in Salt Lake City and most recently in London. While living both in New York City and Paris, she worked with many of the top fashion designers both for runway and editorial.

She taught university for seven years in design at University of Cincinnati, Syracuse University and The New School Parsons School of Design. She has also mentored many to find their own personal style and express their true self in their everyday life.

Entries by Kris Evans


(0) Comments | Posted April 26, 2015 | 9:13 PM

When I think of what the word alterations numerous meanings come to mind. One is of fixing a garment whether it be too big or pants that are too long. Making alterations makes the garment seem better. Looks better on the body if it fits.

Alteration of someone's attitude, especially...

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(0) Comments | Posted February 3, 2015 | 9:19 AM

"Being cool does not have a "best before" date." -- Katy Bravery, Editor of Saga Magazine

I recently came across this quote which, I think, sums up how I should live the rest of my life. I've been around for sixty years and sometimes I wonder if I am going...

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(0) Comments | Posted October 3, 2014 | 6:07 PM

TransparentI have to admit recently I have been struggling with my life and what I am planning to do. I have gotten to an age where I have done one thing for a long time. I am grateful for the places it has...

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(0) Comments | Posted September 17, 2013 | 1:33 PM

Inspiration comes when you least expect it. You can be inspired by anything. Many are predictable. Art, nature, sunsets, magazines, books, people, animals, etc. The list goes on and on. But yesterday I found myself overcome with tremendous admiration at a...

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(0) Comments | Posted August 30, 2013 | 3:37 PM

Kris Evans and son AlexOk, let's talk about age.  I mean really talk about age. So many articles are written about how to look and feel younger. How to defy what happens to us as we grow older.  What vitamins to take, what water...

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Inspiration from Jacaranda!

(0) Comments | Posted August 19, 2013 | 1:07 PM

A friend of mine was in Malawi at the Jacaranda School for Orphans teaching makeup for the vocational program. The pictures and her words about the classes she was teaching have stayed with me for days. They have no electricity or...

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The Gift of Sight

(0) Comments | Posted August 6, 2013 | 8:03 PM

Often, the gift of sight is taken for granted. I don't think it is just being able to see with your eyes. I think it's really being able to see much more. Our lives tend to be a blur when we get involved in work, family, friends or life. Many...

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On Friendship

(0) Comments | Posted July 30, 2013 | 1:46 PM

'Friend' is a very precarious word. I think it has been used too casually to express an acquaintance instead of what is truly a friend. The dictionary describes a friend as someone whom one knows and with whom one has a bond of mutual affection, typically exclusive of sexual or...

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(1) Comments | Posted July 12, 2013 | 5:16 PM

I always liked that word. Tribes. Better than groups. Better than clan. Maybe I just like the sound. It has a nice ring to it. Seems like it is more cohesive than the others. It's hard to find the right tribe. The one that will support you, but not baby...

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