Brushworx was co-founded in 2005 by Christine Pay and Patti Simmons when they met by divine appointment. By being grounded by their solid faith in God and driven by their passion for hair and makeup artistry, their dream became a reality in Brushworx.

At Brushworx, they have a beautiful balance between work and family life, and it shows. Their top priorities are God, Family and Business. It is this philosophy and commitment to excellence which has led to the expansion of their company, which now boasts a team of 13 artists.

Their mission was to create a place where brides felt like they were more than just a client. They know that each bride has individual needs, personality, and tastes. They have created a  company where brides work With their artist, not just get worked on. Brushworx is a place that values Your needs, Your ideas, and Your style. It’s a place where you become the prettiest version of YOU.

Our slogan says it all...




Professional Hair & Makeup Artist

Talented, easy-going, and a great listener. Her calm demeanor has won the hearts of many a bride!  As a Master Cosmetologist and educator for 28 years she has created hundreds of stunning bridal styles..Many have been featured in publications nationally and internationally. As the Team educator, she  is constantly searching out new styles and techniques to keep Brushworx on the cutting edge.

When Christine is not working she spends time on her blog, refinishing furniture, and spending time with her husband and 3 sons.




Member of the Biltmore Who's Who of Professional Women
Stylist- Anne Barge Spring Collection
Master Artist- March of Brides Fashion Show w/ Isabella Margianu
Six Degrees Magazine
Lead Stylist- Rosa's Bridal Runway Show
Atlanta Bride Magazine
Stylist for Ted Turner's 75th Birthday Party

Notable Clients:
Tammy Elliot: President of Perfect Wedding Guide
Cathy Cox: Former Secretary of State for Georgia
The American Ambassador to Israel (wedding party)
Marcel Simonette: 1st runner up, Mrs. Georgia


Professional Hair & Makeup Artist

Patti has been providing professional hair and makeup services to clients across the country for over 20 years. She is personable, detail oriented, and intuitive. Perfection is her goal, giving 100% to every bride. Her kind words of encouragement are sure to put a smile on your face. Patti has advanced training with some of the top makeup artists in the country making her one of the best in the business. She’s a Former Miss Georgia USA 2000 & 3rd runner up at Miss USA, as well as having a professional model/actress career. She provides makeup that is subtle and stylish which will create a look that remains flawless for hours!

Born and raised in the suburbs of Atlanta she married her best friend/husband in 2002. She is a devoted wife and a loving mother of 2 daughters, and has 2 chocolate Shih Tzu’s. Their family enjoys being involved in various church activities, traveling, playing sports, and spending time together.

Notable Clients:
Jessica Barth: Actress
Sen. Joe Lieberman's wife: Hadassah
Coby & Ambar Brooks: CEO; Hooters Intl.
Sydney Sweeney: Actress
Madison Lintz: Actress
Mackenzie Lintz: Actress
Palmer Carter: Ben Carter Enterprises
Allison Womak: Designer
Howard Dayton: Co-founder of Crown Financial Ministries
Heather DeVan: Model/Actress
Kelly Lintz: Actress
Carissa Capobianco: Actress