UNIT TWO                                                                   BURNS, BURN SCARS, SKIN DISORDERS

​     ​Classes - Courses - Workshops - Seminars

The Holy Grail of Makeup Effects, but a skill often needed in non- prosthetic shows. Proper application and coloration of a bald cap should be on every Makeup Artist Skills list. How and when to use either a Vinyl (plastic) or Latex (rubber) bald cap will be covered as well as camera-ready painting techniques. 

LIFECASTING -  ALGINATE & SILICONE

          fACE, FULL HEAD, BODY PARTS, FULL BODY, TEETH

BALD CAPS - FOAM LATEX

Classic Beauty Makeup techniques are covered including Foundations, Contouring, Eyes, Cheeks, & Lips, as well as Concealing blemishes.

This class covers different stages of Aging, from just a few years, up to 2 or 3 decades. Beginning with Highlight and Shadow. Learn to identify the actor’s natural age lines and how to deepen and intensify their physiology. Aging Stipple and small 3D Transfers will be used for older Makeup designs.

bald caps ​Latex & vinyl

UNIT EIGHT                                                             PERIOD MAKEUP

CHARACTER DESIGN - CREATING YOUR VISION

​          CLAY, SKETCHING, & DIGITAL

OLD AGE - With Bald Caps & Prosthetics

Every Makeup Artist should know how to apply Makeup on both men and women to make them look their best without making them look Made-up. Techniques and products to

make the person look dirty & sweaty will also be covered. 

UNIT SIX                                                                   NATURAL MAKEUP

UNIT NINE                                                               FACIAL HAIR – HAND LAYING & LACE

PAINTING - FREEHAND, AIRBRUSH, SPECIALTY

professional lab skills series

Period films and TV shows require the Makeup to match the times. Several styles and designs as well

as research methods will be covered.

includes all subjects listed below and many, many more!

SCRIPT BREAKDOWNS & ON-SET ETIQUETTE 


Outline OF COURSES – All Classes are Hands-On

MOLD PRODUCTION - STONE, SILICONE, FIBERGLASS, SYNTACTIC

          SCULPTING POSITIVES, PROSTHETICS,

          BODY PARTS, TEETH

SKIN DISORDERS – FROM SIMPLE ACNE TO COLD SORES TO SEVERE MELANOMA, SKIN CONDITIONS FROM ILLNESS, VIRUSES, OR EXPOSURE ARE COVERED USING VARIED MAKEUP MEDIUMS.

At FX etc... we believe that there is only so much you can learn online or on video. That is why every class and workshop offered at FX etc...is designed to give “hands-on” experience to each and every student and questions are always welcomed and answered directly by one of our veteran instructors.


BODY PARTS

basic lab skills series

Bruises - Create convincing multi-stage bruises on any skin color using various types of makeup & color palettes.

Cuts– Using small 3D Transfers, build-up materials, and color, learn to create believable cuts at different stages. 


SCRATCHES - TECHNICALLY SMALL CUTS, BUT APPROACHED WITH DIFFERENT TECHNIQUES TO CREATE SCRATCHES AT DIFFERENT STAGES.

SCARS - VARIOUS MATERIALS ARE USED TO CREATE AN ASSORTMENT OF SCARS TO MATCH THE INJURIES ALREADY APPLIE

*Both Classes have Extended Hours from 8am till 7pm    

SEAMING - FOAM LATEX & SILICONE

          COWLS, BODY PARTS

UNIT ONE                                                                   BRUISES, CUTS, SCRATCHES & SCARS

OTHER CLASSES FORMING SOON

BLOOD FX

BASIC MAKEUP SKILLS SERIES - UNITS ONE THRU NINE
( ALL CLASSES WILL BE HELD FROM 8AM TILL 5PM UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED )


This Series of Classes is designed to launch the novice Makeup Artist into the professional workforce by teaching

the fundamental skills which are essential to every working Artist in the Entertainment Industry. But this course is also fashioned for the experienced Artist, to be able to brush up on the basics and also learn new techniques, procedures and materials.


THIS SERIES HAS NOW BEEN SCHEDULED - PLEASE SEE THE TUITION & SCHEDULE PAGE,

THEN SUBMIT YOUR INFO ON THE FORM LOCATED ON THE

CONTACT PAGE FOR PRE-REGISTRATION





CASTING - FOAM LATEX, SILICONE, GELATIN, 3D TRANSFERS

          PROSTHETICS, COWLS, TEETH & BODY PARTS

professional makeup skills series

The art of laying hair on a face to create Beards, Moustaches, Sideburns,

or even Werewolves should be in every Makeup Artist’s Skill set. Hair prep,

skin prep, application, styling, and removal will all be covered, as well as BEARD SHADOW WITH CHOPPED HAIR!


Lace Hair Piece application, styling, removal and cleaning will also be

a ​part of this class.

​UNITS FOUR & FIVE*

CLASSES WILL BE OFFERED INDIVIDUALLY AND/OR WITHIN AN INCLUSIVE COURSE


PROSTHETIC APPLICATION - ​ALL TYPES OF APPLIANCES

          Silicone, foam latex, 3d transfer, gelatin

LARGE WOUNDS & INJURIES

HAIR - LAYING, PUNCHING

UNIT SEVEN                                                            BEAUTY MAKEUP

Burns– From Sunburn to 3rd Degree, various materials will be used to create several types of Burns.

BURN Scars– The aftermath of Burns, Cuts, Wounds, and Skin Disorders. How these traumas can have

long-term effects on the skin.

SCULPTING - CHAVAUNT & WED

          wOUNDS, fACES, cOWLS, EARS,

          HANDS, & TEETH

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UNIT THREE                                                               AGE MAKEUP –  OUT-OF-THE-KIT