Special Effects (fx) Makeup Level 1

Do you lay awake at night creating the most interesting stories? Do you often wake up from your dreams with such vivid memories feeling like you just watched a feature film movie that you created? Do you have a burning desire to share your imagination with the World?

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Course Description

Does the concept of getting paid to make monsters and zombies appeal to you?

Are you fascinated about how makeup can transform an actor?

Do you have the urge to play Halloween “dress up” year-round?

Would you like to learn how to create illusions and visual tricks that are essential to many films and productions today?

This course will teach the exciting and creative intricacies of creating Special Effects Makeup and get you started on your career as an FX artist!

During this course, you will learn:

  • Fundamental Concepts of FX Makeup
  • FX Airbrushing
  • Body Painting
  • Prosthetics
  • Pros Aide Transfers
  • Mask Making
  • Sponge and brush work
  • Creating horror effects and crime scenes
  • Creating Zombies, Monsters and Aliens
  • Age changing techniques
  • And, many other exciting special FX makeup application techniques!
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Meet our expert

  • Hendrickje (pronounced Hen-Dree-Ka) Matthews

    A native of England, Hendrickje has been in the industry for over 20 years, with professional training at the UK’s premier makeup school, Brushstroke, Shepperton Film Studios studying FILM, TV, STAGE and SPECIAL EFFECTS — under the instruction of Neill Gorton (Millenium FX).   Hendrickje worked at MAC Cosmetics for over 10 years.   Currently , Hendrickje resides in Tampa,FL, is  head makeup designer for Busch Gardens , and works for HSN, Mac Cosmetics, and Hendrickje Makeup,FX and Design.  Hendrickje specializes in all aspects in makeup, body art, FX, beauty, editorial and more!

    Some of her clients include:   Busch Gardens, MAC Cosmetics, Home Shopping Network, E!Entertainment- WWE Total Divas,  Event Show Productions,  Tori Spelling, Candy Spelling, ESPN and Disney just to name a few!


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