Originally from Virginia, Somica Spratley is an industry makeup artist now based in the Southeast U.S. From an early age, Somica was heavily influenced and inspired by the makeup artistry seen throughout fashion and film. That grew into a great love for everything beauty, special effects, and everything in between. Her education includes training with the Aveda Institute, MAC Cosmetics, Ryder Makeup Labs, and Toxic Image Studio with Josh Counsel learning prosthetic fabrication. Along with doing makeup, Somica is an independent filmmaker and made her directorial debut in 2016 at the Sidewalk Film Festival. In September of 2017, she became a proud member of the I.A.T.S.E. Local 798 union. Presently, Somica is pursuing various freelance opportunities in commercial, print, and film as well as continuing to establish her own film projects and content.