Berkshire based hair and makeup artist, Kate Baisley, will speak here at the mansion on Tuesday, August 23 at 4 pm. A tea will follow her presentation
During her talk she will break down the most popular makeup looks and hairstyle trends of the Gilded Age. This talk will cover the beauty routines and cosmetics of the era and Kate will describe how women created an image to impress society and maintained their appearance in context of the beauty influences and icons at the turn of the century.
Kate has trained with top New York stylists and has been a member of the Aveda New York Fashion Week team and is currently working in film. She is also a member of the Ventfort Hall board of directors.
Tickets are $30 for members and with advance reservation; $35 day of; $22 for students 22 and under. Reservations are required as seats are limited. Walk-ins accommodated as space allows. For reservations call us at (413) 637-3206. Please note that all tickets are nonrefundable and non-exchangeable. Proof of vaccination and ID are required. The historical mansion is located at 104 Walker Street in Lenox.
The summer series of Tea & Talks is sponsored in part by board member Lucille Landa and William Landa.