Introduction to Makeup Artistry Course

$499.00 was $999.00

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This makeup course introduces you to professional  makeup artistry, it includes a professional photo shoot to start building your portfolio and the business skills needed to manage your career as a makeup artist.

It is a 5 day intense makeup artistry course spread over 5weeks with lots of practical sessions.

Day 1:  Introduction to the Industry & Skin Class

  • Your makeup kit
  • Hygiene and sterilization
  • Tool selection and care
  • Professional Communication and Consultation
  • Skin Structure, Care and Functions
  • Product knowledge
  • Facial structure and shapes
  • Contouring (Highlighting & lowlighting using different mediums working with basic and extreme techniques) 
  • Principles for color and light
  • Color theory – corrective color techniques, color schemes, color terms and quality
  • Dewy and sun-kissed look

Day 2: Period (Vintage) Makeup – Eye & Lip Effect

  • Period makeup through eras 20’s – 80’s
  • The origin of cut crease and sculpted dramatic brows
  • Understanding original designs and editorial inspirations so that you can work with any trend that comes your way, trends come and go but basics stay forever
  • Corrective eye techniques and lip techniques

Day 3: Bridal Makeup

  • Bridal Consultation
  • Creating a Mood Board
  • Ethnic Bride
  • Modern Bride
  • False Lash Application

Day 4: Photography Makeup

  • Makeup for color and black & white photography, set etiquette and pre-production
  • T.V., commercial & video makeup - continuity schedules and script breakdown
  • Cosmetic retailing – skin analysis, client charts
  • Runway makeup - Creating storyboards, scheduling and understanding different distance and lighting scenarios
  • Creative and inspirational challenges - challenge your creativity and push your boundaries

Day 5: Photoshoot Day

  • 2 Professional photo shoot for portfolio building (professional models provided)

Bonus Course: Business Plan and Marketing yourself as a Makeup Artist

  • The business of makeup Artistry (Business plan template provided)
  • Pricing
  • Professionalism and conduct requirements
  • Business management
  • Portfolio development


Course Duration: 40 Hours (5 Fridays) 

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Cost: $999 (Full Brush set included)

Fall Dates: October 12, 2018 - November 9, 2018

Winter Dates: January 25, 2019 - February 22, 2019

Spring Dates: April 5, 2019  - May 3, 2019

Time: 10:00am - 6:00pm

Location: 4239, Bow Trail SW, Calgary, T3C 2G1

Please call to find out more details and secure your spot.