NEW YORK Creative Specialist Certificate in Makeup Artistry

Mon - Sat, 2 Weeks, Makeup, Personal Shopping, Photoshoot, Student Work Opportunities, Unlimited Aftercare Classes, $2995
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  • Overview

    Foundation – Advanced Level makeup artistry courses. You will be awarded a certificates accredited By AOFM Academy of Freelance makeup NYC  This course is perfect if you serious about Makeup artistry and will lead you through everything you need to know to achieve just that; learning a variety of different makeup techniques taught by the widest range of professional working makeup artists who are represented by leading artist agencies in New York and London. With small class sizes, you will benefit from one-on-one attention from our experienced AOFM tutors.


    Upon completion of this course, you will receive a certificate in

    Creative Specialist Certificate in Professional Makeup Artistry from the Academy of Freelance Makeup


    Benefits and Exclusive Opportunities for Students include

    Learn from several  international Guest Freelance Makeup Artists throughout your course giving you more skills and techniques

    Take advantage to build your starter kit with a personal shopping trip with your mentors during your course  and benefit with special pro discounts exclusive to AOFM students

    Includes a Professional photo shoot day with International Fashion Photographer, Agency models and industry hairstylist as if you were on a working magazine shoot, to start your portfolio.

    AOFM is the ONLY makeup school listed on the MACPro cosmetics website. We have 3 International Makeup School locations that are MAC registered schools for Professional Makeup Artists.Our students can take advantage of PRO events and masterclass with MAC

    Upon completion,

    The ONLY school to offer a FREE and unlimited aftercare program after graduating with brands such as Tom Ford, MAC Pro, Bobbi Brown, Charlotte Tilbury Chanel and international contacts and guest speakers.. See our Aftercare page for full details.

     Upon completion, we offer exclusive International Work experience and placements through our creatives agency .The ONLY makeup school to place graduates on more than 700 plus global work placements every year after training so students cant build industry contacts to kickstart their careers. Please note  students need to be prove to us they are professional and reliable to take advantage of these amazing opportunities)   To see where in the World we could take you check out our Opportunities page.

  • Syllabus

    • Make-up Artist Hygiene
    • Health & Safety
    • Anatomy & Physiology Skin Preparation
    • Foundation Selection and Application
    • Natural Beauty Make-Up
    • Contouring and Highlighting
    • Corrective and Camouflage Techniques
    • Creating Glowing Skin
    • Powders, Bronzers & Highlighters
    • Glamour Makeup
    • Eye Brow Shaping using makeup
    • Eye Shadows in Powders and Cream
    • Smokey Eyes
    • Pencil/Liquid Liner
    • False Lash Application
    • Bridal Make-up
    • Blusher in cream and powder
    • Primers for face and eyes
    • Consultation techniques
    • Mascaras
    • Lipsticks, Glosses & Liners
    • Male, Mature & ethnic makeup
    • Corrective techniques for different skin tones
    • How to apply male makeup
    • Different types of foundations and which to use depending on skin type
    • Ethnic Make-up
    • Photography makeup
    • Commercial/Advertising
    • Understanding of Photography Lighting
    • Black & white/colour Photography Make Up
    • Using pigments to create intensity
    • Period makeup
    • Through the eras of makeup
    • How to block out eyebrows
    • Winged eyeliner
    • Body Painting
    • Stencils/Tattoo
    • Blending and 3D techniques
    • Fashion body art
    • Textures & Avant Garde
    • Glitters, pigments, crystals and greasepaints
    • Creating face charts
    • Creativity
    • Fashion Editorial & Catwalk Makeup
    • Hands & Body
    • Catwalk
    • Fashion Industry Knowledge
    • Backstage etiquette
    • Getting started in the Industry
    • Building a Professional Make-up Kit
    • Personal shopping morning with the leading brands
    • Creative Day with Photographer & Stylist
    • Photoshoot session on a professional model applying a look created by you.


  • Fees & Dates

    Training Schedule

    2 Weeks, 6 days per week, 8 hours per day, Plus Exclusive Pro Discount Shopping Day & Portfolio Building Day.

    Total: 100 Hours

    Course Dates:

    • 27th April 2020 – 9th May 2020 Monday-Saturday 10am-6pm
    • 24th August 2020 – 5th September 2020 Monday-Saturday 10am-6pm

    Course Fee:  $2,995

    Includes Free 25 piece Bursh set

    Payment Plan:

    • The academy will accept a 30% deposit to hold a student’s place at the time of booking.
    • All fees must be paid in full no later than 5 weeks prior to the course start date.

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