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.
The Perfect Bride – Orlando Santiago – $300
Friday, June 6, 2014 – 10:00-6:00 – Studio 1
This event is ideal for freelancers, salon makeup artists and anyone who wants to add makeup to, or perfect their work in the area of bridal makeup. You will understand the best products and techniques for long-lasting, beautiful bridal makeup. Learn the must-ask questions when working with a bride/bridal party and considerations for photography and video work.
Fundamentals of Complexion and Contour – Danessa Myricks- $140
Saturday, June 7, 2014 – 10:00-1:00 – Studio 1
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.
Perfect Beauty – Jon Hennessey – $140
Saturday, June 7, 2014 – 10:15-1:15 – Studio 2
Perfecting your technique, detailing your work and understanding control and precision in beauty makeup applications for everything from bridal to red carpet, commercial work to film, television and print is essential for becoming a well known and well respected artist. In this workshop you will learn to create your precise and perfected make-ups and develop an understanding of the fundamentals of each area of the face in every application. In the hands on portion of the workshop you will learnt to step back from your work and ask yourself the questions that will lead you to precise and perfect applications helping you client to achieve their most beautiful look. This workshop is ideal for early stage artists or those who want to breakdown their application and build a better understanding of how every choice and administration of color affects the end result.
The Basics and Business of Bridal – Orlando Santiago – $140
Saturday, June 7, 2014 – 1:30-4:30 – 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.
Ideal Eyes – Jon Hennessey – $140
Saturday, June 7, 2014 – 2:00-5:00 – 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
Understanding Color Theory and Color Correction – Danessa Myricks – $140
Sunday, June 8, 2014 – 10:00-1:00 – Studio 1
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.
Makeup for Photography – Jon Hennessey – $140
Sunday, June 8, 2014 – 10:15-1:15 – Studio 2
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.
Makeup for High Intensity – Orlando Santiago – $140
Sunday, June 8, 2014 – 1:30-4:30 – Studio 1
From the bride who is in makeup all day to photo shoots in challenging locations like beaches, deserts and dark makeup rooms that challenges a makeup artist faces go far beyond creating a beautiful makeup. In this hands-on workshop, you will learn to choose the products that make your makeup longer wearing and how to keep it looking flawless all day long. The presenter will let you in on celebrity secrets you can add to your arsenal for keeping your skills savvy and your makeup looking sophisticated. Look at the products on the market that deal with everything from waterproofing to the magnifying eye of HD and how we can work to master makeup for every occasion.
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