Paula trained as a Style & Image Consultant in Belfasts renowned Flying Colours Image School and as a make-up artist through Flying Colours and Make-Up Forever.
Previous to her training she spent 7 years, as a dancer with Riverdance –The Show, touring the world, including countries such as the UK, Germany, France, Holland, Australia, Mexico, Canada, Japan, China, the Far East and extensively throughout North America. 18 of those months were spent on Broadway!
The experiences and cultures that she encountered during this time have greatly influenced and shaped her understanding of style and fashion.
In 2004, along with co-producing, directing and choreographing Dancing Thru The Ages – The Show, Paula was also chief costume designer and stylist.
In recent times Paula’s face has become recognized for her appearances on RTE’s Celebrity Jigs n’ Reels where she coached celebrities such as fashion designer, Jen Kelly, comedian, Gary Cooke and Fair City’s ‘Malachy’, Gerard Byrne. Paula, along with her dance partner Eoin Murphy, Waterford Hurler and All Star were New Years Eve 2007 Celebrity Jigs N’ Reels champions! She worked alongside stylist, Graham Cruz to create her on-screen look every week.
Since commencing her career in Image Consultancy Paula has styled for various other events and shows, including weddings, fashion shoots, fashion shows and music & dance productions as well as her individual clients.
“Fashion trends are set for us as a guideline. There’s so much for us to choose from now and something for everyone’s budget.
It’s such a sense of confidence and identity when you discover your own world of colour, style and image and how to apply it!
My life changed as a result, I’d love the chance to help you do the same.”