Advanced make-up course

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Suitable for: Intermediate to Advanced level
Duration:Six days. Either Monday to Saturday or weekends
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Cost: £950+VAT
Time: 10:30-5:00pm each day

Each day of this advanced make-up course is intensive, inspiring and packed full of fun. This six day course includes masterclasses in backstage, fashion make-up, editorial make-up, vintage 1950s style make-up, mineral make-up and avant grade creative make-up. Learn top tips from our expert team of tutors. Advance your skills, expand your creativity and take your expertise to the next level. Day six of this course is our exciting photoshoot day; a chance to have your work photographed with an agency represented model by a professional photographer. The images you will receive are crucial to building your portfolio and marketing yourself as a make-up artist.

The Foundation Course and Advanced Course join together to make our eleven day Pro Course. Taking the Pro Course will save you £60, rather than taking both courses separately.

Course Content:
Day One: Mineral Make-up

Mineral make-up has become very popular with make-up artists. It is not just used to create beautiful bridal make-up but is also by celebrities and artists backstage at fashion shows. Mineral make-up can be mixed and customised to create new colours, blended to make liquids and even nail polish. This masterclass will show you two different types of looks using minerals; classic bridal and creative carnival. So if you love to be creative, have fun with colour and work with natural mineral products that are great for all skin types then this masterclass is for you.

Day Two: Vintage Make-up

Learn about the history of make-up, recreate Inspired looks from the 1920s to 1960s and add a modern catwalk inspired twist. Master the art of the perfect Marilyn Monroe red lip and the arch of an Audrey Hepburn eyebrow.

Day Three: Fashion Creative

Let the artist shine from within on this creative and experimental make-up masterclass. At the start of the day the tutor will demonstrate using different materials to create an avant garde make-up look with papers, studs, jewels, stencils, sequins, craft materials, body paints, grease paints and much much more. You will also be shown how to customise your own set of false eyelashes. After a complete look is demonstrated by the tutor the students are free to create their own exciting looks and to let their imagination run free!

Day Four: Editorial

Learn how to create looks with the story boards and briefs set out by clients, gain an insight into the fashion industry, working with photographic lighting and creating beautiful editorial fashion looks suitable for magazine work. This masterclass will improve your technical, blending and creative skills wether you have been in the Industry for one month to ten years. Everyone will benefit from this masterclass.

Day Five: Backstage

Make-up trend based masterclass. Learn the latest looks hot off the catwalk and get an insight into what inspires top make-up designers to create the make-up looks seen on the runway. All the Academy’s advanced masterclasses are taught by freelance make-up tutors who have worked at fashion weeks globally, giving you the most up to date techniques available.

Day Six: Photoshoot Day

The big day! your time to shine, a day to show the world what you've got! You create two beautiful looks on a gorgeous model and have your work photographed by a top fashion photographer. The perfect end to an amazing week.

Additional Information: No models are required and the dress code is casual. Our amazing course study booklet gives you additional theory knowledge. All of our courses are very practical and hands on. We only use the best products on the market and our training is the most up-to-date in the Industry. This course is accredited by the British Association of Beauty Therapists and Cosmologists B.A.B.T.A.C. You will also receive one of our beautiful brush sets at the start of the course.

Upcoming Course Dates
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14th to 19th July, 2014 Advanced Make-up Course (Weekdays) £950+VAT FULL
25th to 30th August, 2014 Advanced Make-up Course (Weekdays) £950+VAT Book Now/Instalment Plan
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5th October to 9th November, 2014 Advanced Make-up Course (Sundays) £950+VAT Book Now/Instalment Plan
1st of November to 6th December, 2014 Advanced Make-up Course (Satudays) £950+VAT Book Now/Instalment Plan
19th to the 24th of January, 2015 Advanced Make-up Course (Weekdays) £950+VAT Book Now/Instalment Plan
22nd of February to the 29th of April, 2015 Advanced Make-up Course (Sundays) £950+VAT Book Now/Instalment Plan
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