Sherri Jessee NAHA Award Nominee with Jean Sweet Photography

Naha-Nomination_SherriJessee_JeanSweetPhotographySherri Jessee was nominated for a NAHA Award (2014) for Editorial Hairstyling with her editorial series ” Celestial Cheveux, published in Dark Beauty Magazine, Issue 25, 2013. Sherri traveled to Chicago to work with Photographer, Jean Sweet, on the editorial project in 2013.

Sherri brought her carefully planned editorial concept, complete with 6 wigs, angel wings entirely constructed with hair and her enthusiasm for the shoot. Jean contacted Factor Modeling Agency in Chicago to find models, arranged a model casting and selected the models with Sherri. Fashion stylist, Jennifer Lynn, collected the wardrobe for the session, and styled the looks on set. Jean photographed the models against white drapes and created the cloud background and effects in Photo Shop for the final imagery. The original color version of the collection was published in Hot by Hair’s How Magazine in December, 2014, after the monotone version was published in Dark Beauty Magazine, 2013.


Published In Dark Beauty Magazine, Issue 25, 2013. Photography: Jean Sweet, Hair/Makeup: Sherri Jessee, Fashion Styling: Jennifer Lynn