Creative Certificate In Advanced Makeup Techniques – Part Time

Sat - Sun, 3 Weekends, Makeup, Photoshoot, Personal Shopping, £1400
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  • Overview

    Makeup Artistry. Creative Day. Shopping Day.


    This advanced level part time makeup course suits anyone who in in full time employment, has other commitments during the week or is already working in the industry as a makeup artist. It takes place over three weekends in our studio. This creative course in advanced makeup techniques covers a wider range of skills essential to becoming a professional makeup artist in the fashion industry. Upon completion of this course you will feel confident working with makeup, having gained the knowledge and know-how about this creative and exciting industry.

    This course option does NOT include AOFM’s exclusive Aftercare or Work Experience and Assisting Opportunities.

  • Syllabus

    Makeup Artistry

    Period Makeup
    It’s very important as a makeup artist to have a good understanding of makeup history. This looks in detail at the makeup trends from the 20s-80s. You will also learn how to relate these makeup styles to modern day trends.

    Mature Make-up
    This will cover make up application when applying to a mature person.

    Male Corrective Make-up
    This covers make up application skills to use on men.

    Ethnic Make-up
    You will learn in detail an understanding of techniques to use on different skintones.

    Body Painting
    Learn about body paints and their uses. You will learn this from a makeup artist with extensive body painting work experience

    This covers creative stencilling and tattooing with a makeup artist with extensive work experience.

    This covers glitters and their application techniques.

    Working with Textures
    This will cover adding a variety of creative textures to your make up, giving extra impact.

    Avant Garde
    This section will explore you creative side and teach you how to add experimental influences to your work.

    Getting started in the Industry
    You will learn the necessary skills for starting out in this industry. How to your do your tax return, invoicing, networking and self promotion. You learn this with guidance and advice from a well-established hair and makeup freelance artist.

    Building a Professional Make-up Kit
    This covers in detail how and what you need to build a professional makeup artist kit. You will find out what tools are needed and a makeup artist will show you their own kit to give you a good understanding.

    Creative Day with Photographer & Stylist
    Demonstrate the skills learnt over the duration of the course and put them into practice with your own photoshoot. This section gives you the chance to give get a head start with your portfolio picutres and gain valuable work experience with a professional photographer and stylist.


  • Fees & Dates

    Course Fee: £1400

    Payment Plan: 

    • The academy will accept a 50% deposit to hold a students place at the time of booking.
    • All fees must be paid in full no later then 5 weeks prior to the course start date.

    Course Dates:

    This course will run over three consecutive weekends on Saturday and Sunday.

    NOVEMBER:  24th November 2018 – 9th December 2018

    JUNE:  8th June 2019 – 23rd June 2019

    NOVEMBER:  23th November 2019 – 8th December 2019

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