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DUBAI Creative Special Effects Makeup Course

Sun-Thurs, 6 Days, Makeup, Photoshoot, Special FX, 7000 AED
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  • Overview

    Expand your makeup skills to become a more competitive makeup artist by learning the fundamentals of special FX makeup. This course takes you from a foundation to an intermediate level. This course is taught by leading TV and Film makeup artists who have worked on movies starring Julia Roberts, Johnny Depp, Kate Winslet, Natalie Portman and Jude Law. Also, they have worked on some blockbusters films such as Closer, Book of Eli, Finding Neverland, X-men and the Last man standing, just to name a few.


    Upon completion of this course you will be awarded:

    “The Creative Special Effects Certificate”

    This certificate includes Basic Makeup, Character Makeup, Bruising, Wounds, Bald Cap application and Creating a Character which will be awarded by the (London Academy of Freelance Makeup)

    And 1 further individual certificate awarded by an International body for the week passed.


  • Syllabus


    Week 1 Special Effects Makeup Course

    You will gain Certificate in (Creative Special Effects accredited by AOFM and City & Guilds London Institute)

    • HD Makeup
    • Character makeup
    • Continuity keeping
    • Basic SFX/Casualty Techniques
    • Bruising
    • Open wounds & cuts
    • Casualty makeup
    • Facial Hair, Aging & Dirtying Down
    • Creating a zombie
    • Using latex, gelatin and sculpt gel
    • Bald Cap Application
    • Gafquat application and techniques
    • Advanced SFX
    • Creating burns
    • Create a Character
    • Professional photoshoot of your work
  • Fees & Dates

    Course Fee:

    AED7000 +5% VAT

    AOFMpro 25 piece brush collection included FREE  AED1500

    Optional City & Guilds accreditation fee AED230 +5% VAT

    Payment Plan:

    The Academy will accept a 50% deposit to hold a student place at the time of booking.

    All fees must be paid in full no later than 5 weeks prior to the course date.

     Course dates and times

    This course runs from 10 am – 6 pm

     Saturday to Thursday


    AUGUST 27th August 2020 – 3rd September 2020

    Accreditation Test Dates: To be confirmed


    OCTOBER 22nd October 2020 – 29th October 2020

    Accreditation Test Dates: To be confirmed


    DECEMBER 10th December 2020 – 17th December 2020

    Accreditation Test Dates: To be confirmed



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