Dawn Olivia Hunter
Founder. VINE Studios,Master Esthetician, PMU Trainer
Vine Studios was created by Dawn Hunter. Dawn has been a PMU for over 8 years and brings her experience and talent in advanced medical skin care, Art training and technical training. Customized creations is Vines signature. Every service is unique as each client. As a former Director of a medical spa Dawn honed her skills on laser and light technology for scars, burns and trauma.
Vine customizes every clients services based bone structure measurements, traditional art design applications and color theory. With over 500 pigment colors to choose from. Often blending colors to create the most designer yet naturally gorgeous looking brows, eyes and lips. Corrective work also comes from her years of art experience and training.
“As an artist I remember as a child watching my mother draw on her eyebrows daily. The transformation fascinated me and my obsession with beauty make overs began. My grandmother also influenced my work ethic and art training, she instilled that sense of mastery and to perfect my skills. I love what I do.”
Dr David Santos
Board Certified Facial Plastic Surgeon /ENT
Dr David Santos is our Vine Academy and studios medical advisor. Dawn Hunter and Dr Santos have been professional friends for over 10 years and both have a passion for the beauty industry. Dr Santos offers advice and coaching to VINE students and graduates at our VINE alumni events. He also offers valuable advise for graduates that may want to move into the medical permanent cosmetics arena. Dr Santos is owner of Facial Beauty in Bellevue WA specializing in facial plastic surgery.
For our clients:
We feel honored at VINE that our clients chose us for their services.We are passionate about our industry and love what we do. This is not a job for us, it is a joy. Our Founder, Dawn Hunter instills in our artist a respect and pride in this art.
“Master your Craft it is our MO for so many levels.Our culture is to always be learning, drilling skills and practicing as the master is always the student.”- Dawn Hunter
VINE Charity. We offer discounts to cancer survivors and trauma clients. Currently we are developing our non profit The International FACE Foundation along side Dr David Santos, Board certified Facial Plastic Surgeon and ENT. This foundation will fund many of the treatments for our trauma clients
VINE Eco. Earth friend and non toxic products is a choice we make. Currently we are working with developers to create true Bio plastics for our profession and the tattoo industry. When we choose a manufacture we look for fully biodegradable and non toxic.
VINE Mentorship. VINE Academy is certified with the WA state of Vocational Rehabilitation offering training in our profession to those with disabilities. Dawn Hunter also offers business development and motivational coaching to small women business owners to achieve financial independence and success.
VINE Medical: VINE studios partners with Dr David Santos,MD Board Certified Facial Plastic Surgeon and other physicians to treat complex cases such as scars, trauma and facial surgery scars. We also work with Areola re creation and correction.
All of our artists have been trained through the VINE Academy. They are required to have continuing education consistently to achieve higher levels of skills. We instill pride and honor in our artists.
Many of our disciplines come from the martial arts arena. Our artists are trained with hours of drills and practice to perfect their skills. Analysis ones work is required and higher level of certificates are rewarded to our artists that dedicate their time to this craft.
Master your craft
Such as in martial arts there are many things to. master to be a professional. The skill of using many tools, developing hand eye coordination , color and shape. These are not easy and take discipline and time to develop.