Jean Sweet is an artist with an intense personality, creative spirit and passion for her life’s work. Sweet’s 30 plus years of career achievements as a salon owner, freelance hair and makeup stylist for fashion print, marketing manager and fashion trade show producer prepared her for her current career as a photographer and web site/wordpress implementer.
As a photographer, Jean Sweet specializes in creating photographic portraits that reflect the character and beauty of her subjects, photographing “branding” imagery for web site design projects and producing editorial hairstyling projects for the professional beauty salon industry. Jean’s collaborative style as a photographer maintains a comfortable environment for innovation. Clients can book Jean for photography assignments on location for environmental portraits or editorial photo sessions. Jean also offers professional “head shot” services in her studio at 165 N. Canal Street, Suite 1122, Chicago, Illinois.
Jean Sweet offers “branding” services to small business that include wordpress web implementation, newsletter development and maintenance, ad layouts and corporate and team portraiture. Many of Jean Sweet’s clients are creative people operating small businesses or freelance services. Since Jean Sweet is also an accomplished editorial hairstylist and photographer whose work has been published in American Salon, Launchpad, HOT by Hair’s How, Modern Salon, Estetica, Peluquerias International and Dark Beauty, her client list includes many beauty salons and creative hairstylists.
Jean Sweet is also a mentor for young makeup artists, models and hairstylists entering the fashion world. She has photographed countless models during her career as they develop their portfolios. For her own personal creative projects Jean produces fantasy editorial photo stories in collaboration with talented hair and makeup artists and models who want to have fun and express their creativity.
Browse through the galleries and portfolios on this web site to view the work of Jean Sweet, dba curvCollaborative LLC.