Our hands-on workshops provide an educational experience to artists of all levels to help refine their makeup skills and elevate their artistry and career in an intimate setting. Each workshop allows attendees to listen and learn through demonstration, coaching, discussion and practice hands-on while receiving informative feedback from their instructor. Registrants will also have the opportunity to use different products from brands that will be participating at the show.
*Registrants will receive a certificate of completion for each workshop.
*All Workshops have a capacity of 20 attendees.
*Workshop attendees must bring their own brush set, all other products supplied.
*Workshop registration is in addition to your show ticket. You will have the option to register for a workshop when you purchase your show ticket. All workshops are non-refundable and non-transferable.
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Makeup for Photography: Danessa Myricks, Studio 1, 9am-12pm – $140
Class Level: Intermediate to Advanced
In this crucial event for anyone working in any print medium including bridal, editorial, head shot 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.
Perfect Skin: Felicia Walker Benson, Studio 2, 10am-1pm – $140
Class Level: Beginner to Intermediate
Today’s client has unprecedented access to a plethora of beauty information. And thanks to social media and modern cameras, your client’s quest for complexion perfection presents a challenge that mere makeup application might not solve. As the beauty expert and a trusted source, the makeup artist is in a unique position to offer the client education, tips, and techniques to help enhance his or her skin, beyond makeup. Having a basic knowledge of skincare is essential to diminishing texture, adding lift and glow and eliminating discoloration. In this workshop, the facilitator walks you through the basics of skin preparation from decision making to actual process. You’ll have an opportunity to practice under the guidance of a master and gain valuable knowledge from her feedback. The facilitator will also address skin care concerns including rosacea, acne and scarring and address the best products for artists to carry in their professional makeup kit.
Emphasis Eyes: Bethany Townes, Studio 1, 1pm-4pm – $140
Class Level: Beginner
The application an artist decides to emphasis the eyes 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 product options and the role they play in perfecting application. Learn techniques for lining and defining, understand the power of depth and volume, and explore the relationship between brow, lash and every area of the eye. Whether you are just starting out or elevating your makeup to the next level, this workshop will have you designing and applying a perfect eye for every occasion.
Red Carpet Beauty and Beyond: Lijha Stewart, Studio 2, 1:30pm-4:30pm – $140
Class Level: Beginner to Advanced
Whether your work is with celebrities for award ceremonies or real women, red carpet beauty will help you better understand and execute special event makeup. Watch and learn the secrets to making your makeup long lasting and ensuring it will be flawless in photographs, video and in person and practice the techniques and tricks the biggest artists in the business use to develop their signature looks.