Hands on Workshops allow a limited number of dedicated artists to be a part of intense learning with some of the largest names in our industry in an intimate setting. Each workshop is designed to allow attending artists to listen and learn through demonstration, discussion, coaching and critique via face to face attention from icons and celebrity artists allowing you to advance your artistry and career. Please note we offer workshops during the show hours as well as night sessions.
Chicago 2013 Hands-On Workshops
Fundamentals of Complexion and Contour-Danessa Myricks- $135
Sunday, June 9, 2013- 10:00-1:00- Studio 2
In this intensive hands-on workshop, we will look at one of the most important aspects of any application…achieving the perfect foundation. We will explore how product can be manipulated by an artist to attain any desired coverage and texture and the importance of color theory, color matching, correction and coverage in creating flawless foundation. We will discern the decision making process and the why and when in choosing liquid, crème and powder formulations. In the hands on portion, you will be challenged to color match multiple clients and correctly apply three different formulas of foundation to achieve desired coverage. This workshop is ideal for beginning makeup artist or artist who wants to explore the building blocks of a beautiful application.
The Basics and Business of Bridal- Orlando Santiago – $135
Sunday, June 9, 2013- 10:15-1:15- Studio 1
The Bridal makeup artist has their own special set of required skills in matters of business and makeup application. In this lucrative but crowded field finding ways to separate yourself from other artists in your area can be the difference between success and failure. In this hands-on workshop, we will discuss some easy ways to make more money and be more organized in building your bridal business. In the makeup aspect of this workshop, you will see examples of how you can elevate bridal makeup to an editorial beauty level and achieve notoriety in your own market as well as the knowledge to make a woman look wonderful on the most important day in her life. The presenter will lead you through your own application and help you develop techniques for makeup in high intensity situations that range from romantic and classic to more modern looks.
The Art Of The Cover Up – Tanya Deemer –Temptu Pro- $135
Sunday, June 9, 2013- 1:30-4:30- Studio 2
From work in the film and music industries to beauty and basic bridal, the skills needed to cover and color correct blemishes, birthmarks and tattoos is essential for any artist in high demand. In this hands-on workshop, you will learn to combine principles of basic color theory with a mixture of airbrush and traditional makeup application for covering and concealing these distractions on brides and all of your clients. The advanced skills covered in this workshop will separate you from the other artists in your market and help you book jobs and better understand the fundamentals of every application. Prior airbrushing experience is helpful but not a necessity.
Anatomy of Makeup- Building a Beautiful Face- Orlando Santiago- $135
Sunday, June 9, 2013- 1:45-4:45- Studio 1
This hands-on workshop is dedicated to understanding the basics of facial structure and the importance of adjusting, spotlighting or correcting structure in every application. By exploring the different eye, lip and face shapes, attending artists will develop an ability to understand and administer the power of highlight, contour and texture choice in facial manipulation. In the hands-on portion, artists will be pushed to think outside of a traditional application and learn what can be achieved with simple shadows, powders and foundations to master the fundamentals imperative to beautiful seamless makeup and one of the building blocks to success.
In this crucial event for anyone working in any print medium including bridal, editorial, headshot or other print work you will review what is involved in creating flawless beauty makeup for photography. This event is designed to help you better understand the details that make a makeup camera ready. The presenter will take you through the techniques required to transform a makeup for photography and the product and tools that can be used. They will share personal procedures as well as explore the precision required for photographic applications.
Understanding Color Theory and Color Correction- Lijah Stewart- Make Up For Ever- $135
Monday, June 10, 2013- 9:45-12:45- Studio 1
Color Theory is used to allow us to understand how colors react to each other and how our eyes see that reaction. This reaction is the basis of all make up design. Color theory applied in beauty make up lets us enhance certain features like eye color, make educated choices to correct discoloration in the skin tone or skin imperfections, and helps with issues like under eye darkness. In more advanced or avant garde make up designs, color theory will help you create a unique and impactful end result. In this hands-on workshop, you will learn how to make your own foundations, customize colors to design the best looks for your clients, and develop your eye to see how color theory applies to all aspects of your work.
Glamour Makeup for Bridal and Beyond- Eugenia Weston- $135
Monday, June 10, 2013- 1:15-4:15- Studio 1
In this workshop Celebrity Makeup Artist and Senna Cosmetics owner Eugenia Weston demonstrates the application techniques that will help you take your everyday makeup to editorial inspired artistry with an understanding of making it stay set and gorgeous all day long. Eugenia will show you how to develop your own eye for editing as well as share the tricks and techniques to make your makeup more than you ever thought it could be by develop it into your own signature style that your clients will be clamoring for.
Ideal Eyes- Danessa Myricks- $135
Monday, June 10, 2013- 1:15-4:15- Studio 2
The emphasis on the eyes in most makeup applications can not be denied and the decisions we make can make all the difference. In this hands-on workshop, we will explore the use of color, texture, and placement in creating shapes and illusions with multiple product options. We will discuss different product possibilities and the role they play in perfecting application and learn technique for lining and defining, the importance and the power of depth and volume as well as explore the relationship between brow, lash and every area of the eye. Whether you are just starting out as an artist or want to bring your makeup to a more advanced level, this workshop will be sure to have you designing and applying a perfect eye for every occasion.
The Makeup Show also produces Hands-On Workshops around the world all year round. For more detailed information on specific workshops, presenters, their locations and dates please contact email@example.com