Meet the team at Art N’ Illusion who are dedicated to providing you the best experience possible
Anetta - Owner | Stylist | Photographer | Makeup Artist
Anetta is the owner of Art n Illusions salon and studio. Her life as an artist began in Europe with acting and modeling. Since then, she has flourished as a hairdresser, photographer, and makeup artist with over 20 years of experience. Her talent has resulted in a series of photographic accomplishments, including the prestigious Fuji Masterpiece Award. Anetta continues to push herself to be a better artist. She attends the annual Goldwell and Moroccanoil seminars in New York City to grow her experience profile. Due to her dedication to her profession, she stays current on modern and contemporary trends and styles. Anetta has been featured on local news stations as an expert and knowledgeable stylist. She enjoys working with clients to customize styles that meet their individual needs. Anetta brings her artistic vision and impeccable attention to detail in all that she does.
Mary - Stylist
Mary has over 20 years of experience in the industry. She trained in Ireland and London for 5 years, took her techniques and ideas to New York, and worked in Long Island in a Salon as the general manager. Mary worked as a manager, master colorist, master stylist, and coach. Eventually, Mary moved back to Ireland, where her journey had begun, and opened up her own Salon. We are very excited to have Mary join our team.
Kelly - Stylist
Kelley feels honored to be part of the ever-changing and evolving hair industry for over 30 years. With continued education keeping up with the newest trends in color and cuts, she can create a specialized style just for you! Her clients end up being not just clients; they end up being her friends!
Gosia - Stylist
Gosia has been in the beauty industry for over 15 years. She enjoys all aspects of being a hairstylist and finds it very rewarding when she can apply her experience and knowledge to make her clients look and feel beautiful. Gosia started her career in New York, where she also obtained her license. She specializes in men’s & women’s haircuts, wedding and formal styles, colors, and perms. She is also certified in Keratin Smoothing Treatments. She lives by Confucius’s words: “Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life” She’s looking forward to seeing you.
Tracy - Senior Salon Coordinator
Tracy has been with Art ‘N Illusion Salon & Photography Studio since its opening. She has over 20 years of experience serving clients in the salon industry. As Salon Coordinator, she manages the schedule for the stylists and greets each and every client with a smile. She is known for her willingness to make the client experience delightful, assuring that their needs are thoroughly satisfied.
Betty - Salon Manager
In 2016, Betty joined the Art’n’Illusion family and it has been nothing short of a match made in heaven. Focusing on personalizing each experience to meet the needs of salon guests. Her goal is to create an environment where everyone is acknowledged, recognized and appreciated.
“I’ve always loved lifting people up and complimenting them.
It makes my heart feel good and hopefully leaves my clients with a smile.
As the front desk receptionist, I enjoy getting to know my clients by name and enjoy seeing them each time they come in. When I’m not working, I enjoy spending time with my son, 2 new kittens, and dog.
My hope is that you will feel pampered and beautiful after you visit Art N Illusion! “
Adriana - Stylist
Originally born and raised in Havana Cuba. Moved to Jacksonville in 2013 looking to make my dreams a reality. I love building strong connections with my clients and helping them express their most authentic selves through their physical appearance.
Judy - Stylist
Hey there! My name is Judy and have been doing hair on and off for almost 30 years! My favorite thing to do is enhancing your look and working together to do what feels and looks best and keeping it up! The hair world and styles are ever changing and I do try to keep up with it as quick as it changes! The goal is to make you look updated and beautiful by the end session. Gifted in fun short cuts, curly hair and blondes!
Bailey - Stylist
Meet Bailey! She comes to us from a corporate background of a decade and decided to leave the computer desk for a salon chair! She has now been employed as Anetta’s assistant for the last year while attending Cosmetology School at Florida State College of Jacksonville. Bailey’s love for beauty comes from her extensive research and knowledge of the industry and a hunger involving a need to know how to do everything on her own. She looks to specialize in color, highlights, extensions and enjoys giving airbrush spray tans in her spare time. Bailey has had extensive training in customer service and business acumen and displays her professionalism and people skills with ease. Her excitement to start her second career is palpable and the incessant need to make everyone feel and look better with translate beautifully into her new career as a hair stylist.