Special Effects (fx) Makeup Level 1
What you'll learn
- Apply Fundamental Concepts of FX Makeup.
- Create Zombies, Monsters and Aliens.
- Make Masks through the application of makeup.
- There are no prerequisites or previous knowledge needed for in order to take this course.
Special Effects Makeup can be defined as the use of prosthetic sculpting, molding, casting and painting to create advanced cosmetic effects. Special Effects Makeup can be seen in most popular TV shows and movies and even at conventions and Halloween. It can go from scary movie monsters like werewolves, aliens and zombies to changing someone appearance to look younger, older, and different facial features or weight.
In this Level 1 Special Effects Makeup course, you will be led by Hendrickje (pronounced Hen-Dree-Ka) Matthews, a professional makeup artist, who has been in the industry for over 20 years. She will start off the course with the basics of special effects makeup from a cheek gash to slit throat. In the second section you will go into a little more intermediate and popular makeup design, the zombie. The last section will go into aging with prosthetics and subtle aging with only makeup.
Who this course is for:
- Someone who wants to pursue a career in FX makeup.
- Someone who would like to learn how to create illusions and visual tricks that are essential to many films and productions today
- Someone who has a burning desire to share their imagination with the world.
The Academy of Film, Fashion & Design is an online provider of online video instruction e-learning courses for the Film, Fashion, Art, Music and Design fields. Whether you’re looking to get into the film industry, build your own clothing brand, start an exciting career as a DJ, learn how to write a novel, master computer animation or start a career as a makeup artist, you’ve come to the right place.
Our mission is making your dreams come true! Our affordable anytime, anywhere on demand training will turn your dream into an exciting future. At the Academy of Film, Fashion & Design our belief is high quality training shouldn’t cost thousands of dollars. Our goal is to provide a course at a reasonable cost that will get you started on creating your dream job today.
Our team of industry experts is committed to teaching you the tools of the trade at a fraction of traditional schools. We have collaborated with the best experts in their respective fields to give the finest level of online training. We searched the planet high and low and have our experts flying in from around the World.
The Academy of Film, Fashion & Design is a privately women-owned and operated business. Our team has been in the educational field for over 20 years. We know training!
When you enroll in your course, you will receive an online six-month access to your course so you can review it over and over until you master the subject. Upon the course completion, you will receive a completion certificate you can keep and frame as part of your commitment to your academic achievements.
We know once you join our online campus and take your first course, you’ll be hooked. All of students start out trying one course and quickly enroll in more once they realize how exciting and fun our learning system can be.
If you’re creative and love learning, we are your school.