Ida Astero Welle

Ida Astero Welle is a recognized International Beauty and special effects make-up artist working in Oslo, Norway and Europe. A graduate from Theatrical Make-up for TV and Film, and Special Effects Make-up studies in Poland and Norway, Welle has acquired 9 years’ experience in the make-up industry, working on a variety of different artistry styles from commercial, film and theater work, to more avant-garde work within stage, events and art-films. Starting out as a sketch artist and painter, Welle’s passion turned to character creation and design in her early 20s. Since moving to Norway her passion has taken her further, developing into a skilled prosthetic technician, and she has proven to be one of very few artists who master both beauty make-up as well as prosthetic sculpting and on set make-up application. In the last year, Welle has enjoyed the roles of head of make-up for Tommy Wirkola’s new feature film Kurt Josef Wagle and makeup designer for episodes 2, 3 and 4 of Ylvis’ new TV series Stories from Norway, for which she won the prestigious Golden Screen award for her make-up work in 2018.

Ida Astero Welle is a recognized International Beauty and special effects make-up artist working in Oslo, Norway and Europe. A graduate from Theatrical Make-up for TV and Film, and Special Effects Make-up studies in Poland and Norway, Welle has acquired 9 years’ experience in the make-up industry, working on a variety of different artistry styles from commercial, film and theater work, to more avant-garde work within stage, events and art-films. Starting out as a sketch artist and painter, Welle’s passion turned to character creation and design in her early 20s. Since moving to Norway her passion has taken her further, developing into a skilled prosthetic technician, and she has proven to be one of very few artists who master both beauty make-up as well as prosthetic sculpting and on set make-up application. In the last year, Welle has enjoyed the roles of head of make-up for Tommy Wirkola’s new feature film Kurt Josef Wagle and makeup designer for episodes 2, 3 and 4 of Ylvis’ new TV series Stories from Norway, for which she won the prestigious Golden Screen award for her make-up work in 2018.