- Course Fee Cost | $2,400.00
- Kit Cost | $267.00
- Type | Full Time Course
- Time | 3 weeks
This course is designed for Makeup Artist’s who wish to learn a new set of skills in Special Effects Makeup. A Makeup Artist is an important member of any production team and the more skills you have the more you are likely to succeed in this highly competitive Industry.
An experienced tutor will guide students through the stages of creating realistic trauma makeup effects along with learning product knowledge and up to date techniques..
If you already own the following you must bring to class:
Makeup brushes. If you don’t own a professional set of makeup brushes or want to add to your existing set you can purchase a 26 piece professional Makeup Collective brush set ($260.00 inc gst) or a 12 piece personal Makeup Collective brush set ($149.00). Individual brushes and other makeup supplies are available to purchase from our industry store makeupcollective.co.nz
You will be required to purchase a basic SPFX kit to work with in class, which can be pre-ordered through TMS prior to staring the course.
The SPFX kit contains the following
- Makeup Collective mesh bag
- Ben Nye Thick Blood 14g
- Ben Nye Clean Dirt 28g
- Black stipple sponge
- Kryolan TV Matt spirit gum 30ml
- Kryolon rubber orange pore sponge
- Isopropyl Myristate 60ml
- Glycerine 60ml
- Makeup Collective Gelatine 35gm
- Thick runny blood 60ml
You are also required to supply your own consumable, tissues, wet ones, cotton buds, cotton pads. These can be purchased from our industry store makeupcollective.co.nz
Course Dates and Timetable
|May 2021||Mon-Fri||9.30am - 4.00pm||17 May 2021||8 Jun 2021||SPFX27|
|Nov 2021||Mon-Fri||9.30am - 4.00pm||1 Nov 2021||22 Nov 2021||SPFX28|
The Full Time Special Effects Course
Special Effects Course
- Product knowledge (understanding industry products)
- Subtle aging makeup
- Theatrical aging makeup
- Blood types and application
- 1st, 2nd and 3rd degree burns
- Body Painting
- Tattoo application and coverage
- Dirtying down, sweat, sunburn, windburn, death makeup
- Bruising, old and new scars, cuts and scratches
- Stab wounds, bullet wounds and split lip
- Industry Standards
- Practical and Written exam
To be able to start a course at The Makeup School an acceptable/accomplished level of English is required, both written & verbal.
Once a course is commenced fees must be paid in full according to the payment option chosen.
Students participating in this course must provide a copy of their current passport, driver’s license or photo ID, at the time of the interview.
To start this course you must be 16 years and over. If under 18, this form must be completed by your legal parent or guardian.
Please call The Makeup School on 09 376 6660 to check the availability of spaces before filling out the application
form for this course. You are required to do a short phone interview, where we will ask a few questions, discuss the content of the course curriculum and any Incidental Expenses will be explained and any questions you may have will be answered. If you are an international student please contact The Makeup School Ltd.
Complete the Application Form
After confirming the availability of spaces on the course please complete the Application Form (which is accessible via the link below) and submit to The Makeup School.
Please note the application must have all questions answered. Once your application has been received you will be contacted by the school as all students applying for this course are required to attend an interview.
Course Acceptance and Registration Payment
If accepted into the course you will notified of this. You will then need to pay your registration fee immediately in order to secure your place. An invoice will be emailed to you confirming your enrolment on this course.Back to details Apply now