Discover how to plan, create and apply a variety of make-up styles and special effects for film, television and theatre.
Course highlights include:
— Learn key techniques and processes of creative make-up
— Avant Garde experimentation and High Fashion techniques
— Casualty Simulation Makeup
— Developing a Character
— Zombie Workshop: Latex and Special Effects
— 1920s, 1940s and 1960s Makeup styles
— Use industry standard equipment in professional make-up studios
— Series of photoshoots to record your created styles to add to portfolio
Through a mix of practical workshops, demonstrations and research, you’ll explore make-up and hair design for historical and contemporary drama. You’ll experiment with special effects and prosthetic make-up for film and television and learn about make-up.
As you build your design and technical skills, you’ll also learn to plan and create finished looks for fashion styling and photography shoots. You’ll learn and practice a range of core technical and creative techniques to increase your confidence and will be encouraged to experiment; extended practical sessions will give you the opportunity to create your own looks and develop your own style.
You will work with specialist professional materials and a ‘zombie workshop’ will guide you through the design process and application of creating your own sci-fi transformation.
You will enhance your knowledge on iconic looks through the ages, recreating key aspects of the era.
Age range. 15+ years