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.
Krystel - Eyelash Extensions & Nail Design Specialist
Krystel has 17 years of experience in the beauty industry. She is advance Novalash certified and specializes in eyelash extensions, both Classic and Volume. Additionally, she is an excellent nail technician who keeps up with the latest trends. Her other specialties are eyebrow threading and whole body waxing.
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.
Nicole - Stylist
With almost two decades of experience as a professional salon stylist, Nicole’s passion is to make people look and feel their best. Beauty and fashion are dynamic, so she invests significant time and energy in keeping up to date with the latest trends and techniques. Nicole specializes in natural-looking, dimensional hair color, both long and short layered cuts with maximum movement and style. With great passion, vision, and the ability to bring out one’s natural beauty.
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 - Senior Salon Coordinator
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.
Alyssa - Salon Coordinator
Alyssa, our newest addition, is currently a college student with plans to go to nursing school. She’s from Williamsburg, VA, and has been in Jacksonville for over a year. She comes from a big family, so she loves talking and meeting new people.