This hands-on makeup training will include techniques that will help you get the confidence you need to succeed in the makeup art. It is suited to the absolute beginner with no previous experience. This course will take you from the basics from the complete level of skills and understanding required for a professional freelance makeup artist.
HD makeup has been is created in response to the latest photographic and film technology. HD cameras enhance all natural imperfections on the skin, becoming a big challenge for the professional makeup artist to achieve a flawless complexion.
With learning HD makeup and new airbrush techniques you will become a more versatile makeup artist, weather you work on movie sets, in a photography studio, in a salon or bridal industry.
This course covers all aspects on HD makeup techniques combining the use of airbrush and manually applied products. You will be able to create looks from a picture ready smokey eye to a glamorous bride.
Special FX makeup is the most commonly used in the production of plays and movies. It incorporates prosthetic makeup, face and body paint, use of blood wax, latex and other products to make a person look older, younger, injured, alien or different gender, age or race. This class will cover all techniques and procedures for mortuary makeup and artist makeup. This workshop is a must for the professional makeup artist working in film and television.
Face painting is becoming more and more popular in children parties and social events. Get ready for this spring and summer to make some cash with this fun and inspiring workshop.
Create bright, fast and beautiful designs with a focus on faces. Using a combination of tools for speed and effectiveness, including Rainbow Cakes, Split Cakes and Stencils. Students will learn, how to take the design to the next level. Ideas on how to build unlimited designs on the fly by combining colors, lines, flowers, and water effects, main designs shapes like masks and butterflies and theme color combinations will be practiced and discussed. The goal of this workshop is perfecting foundation skills and mastering crisp, clean line work.
This workshop offers a unique training opportunity for painters on any level.
Discover the use of body painting to transform a person’s face into character.
To be able to animate events, carnivals and children’s shows.
Demonstrations and practice, felines, fantasy, dream atmosphere, ageing (Halloween Type) tribal painting.
Includes a certificate
The use of stencils and new tools that enhances your art and speeds up your work.
This class is geared towards creating art on expecting moms, a great source of income.
Class starts is geared towards demonstration by the instructor, then the instructor goes around providing individual attention and guidance to each student.
THE HARMONY OF COLORS, SHADOWS AND LIGHT, SHADING TEXTURE.
Brushes are provided for the class
Demonstrations and practice, felines, fantasy, dream atmosphere, tribal painting.
Our studio and lighting courses provides hands-on instruction on manipulation and utilization of light for the production of professional quality images. Both in the studio and the location, students photograph people and products, creating bodies of work that effect contemporary styles and trends.
This workshop introduces students to the highly stylized world of beauty and glamour photography. Regular photo shoots will expose students to the basic of studio and location lighting. Assignments will cover cosmetics, products, food, fashion, lingerie and swimwear. Lectures will focus on a greater understanding of the genre with an emphasis on the importance of styling. Digital workflow will be discussed as well as Photoshop tips and techniques designed to enhance image quality. Critiques will focus on each student’s vision and technical execution.
Photography literally means “writing with light” and there is no way to improve the quality of your photographs than to gain an understanding of how light works and the effective ways to use it in your image making. This eight week course is an intensive and thorough foundation that will help you produce more effective and consistent results using natural, ambient and find light sources. It provides a complete review of essential camera functions including meter, exposure, highlight alert, dynamic range, auto focus and white balance as well as strategies for addressing a variety of different and challenging lighting and subject situations indoors and out. Quantity, contrast, color and direction of light are discussed in detail. Additionally, the course will provide instructions for backlit subjects, using window light and the use of a reflector for fill, accent and background lighting, helping you to use existing light effectively in your photographs.
Adding your own light to a photograph is a distinct, indelible and personal mark in the image. When we use our own light, our photography can transcend the reality of the scene in front of us; we can change it and make it uniquely ours. Creative lighting is an eight week intensive introduction to electronic flash photography with a concentration on digital cameras. Building on the understanding of light and fundamentals of using existing light taught in creative lighting. This course addresses flash operations and flash functions that will help you integrate flash into your photographs effectively. Through weekly step-by-step instructions, in-class student practice, and review of student work, you will gain an understanding and flash exposure compensation, mixing flash with existing light sources, fill flash, high speed synchronization, flash brackets, flash filters, modifying the direction and quality of the light from the flash, and the science of light.
We will work with a life model and still life settings and create a product table-top setting for editorial shoot. This is a class you will polish your skills to a high end level.
Figure drawing, also called Life Drawing the naked human form. Figure drawing has always been the cornerstone of artistic training, but is also popular with amateur as well as professional artists. The figure presents many technical problems – form, structure, foreshortening and so on – so is wonderful training, and also allows the artist to display their skill. But the nude figure also allows the artist to express a great deal about human nature. Stripped of the cultural baggage of clothing.
Understand rhythms of the body and natural forms and how they exist in the whole and parts of the figure.
Draw 3D objects and increase your knowledge of the effects of light on form, volume and line. Work with still life setups, start with simple materials and compositions, and then move to more complicated media. This is a great class to begin your students in art or to improve your drawing skills.
Still life art lessons are the best way to discover and practice the best techniques of drawing and painting. You can take the drawing and painting skills that you learn from this lesson and apply them to any subject in art.
Each of our still life lessons will teach you about:
The handling of different media. E.g. Pencil, Chalk Pastels and Oil Pastels.
The practice of still life develops and strengthens your natural level of drawing ability. It improves your observation and rendering of shape, tone color and pattern and texture in a range of different media.
You can learn a lot about composition- the interaction of positive shapes (the objects) and negative space (around the objects)