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Make-up FX & Character Design

Haliburton School of Art + Design

Enrol in Make-up FX & Character Design

Course Code: ARTS2231

Bruising, abrasions, all degrees of burns, severe burn scars, scarring from old incisions or cuts, frostbite, bald cap creation and application, age makeup, break down makeup, zombie makeup, glass embedded in the skin, character design, and more will be learned, demonstrated and practiced. Learn to completely transform appearances and create characters using Out of Kit FX makeup. In the film industry many makeup effects are done on set, quickly and effectively, from products in the makeup artist's kit. You will be encouraged to be innovative, creative and bold and you explore how the products work and what they are commonly used for. This exploration will progress to the creation of unique character makeups. Instruction will also address how to sanitize makeup palettes, brushes and equipment, preventing the models' exposure to bacteria, and germs. Discussion will include the importance of continuity on film, as well as other aspects of the film industry as they pertain to the role of the makeup artist.

Attend this course in person

  • Rhonda Morley Causton

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday (9:00am - 4:30pm)

Section: 41

Material List and Important Details:

There will be a $155 kit fee payable to the instructor.