August 12-13, 2017
Saturday 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Sunday 10:30 AM – 5:00 PM


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Hands-on Workshops

Hands on Workshops allow an exclusive group 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.

  • All Workshops are booked on a first come, first serve basis (20 Attendees)
  • All Workshop Attendees must bring their own brush set, all other products supplied.
  • Attendees must check in at the Workshop Studios not later than 15 minutes prior to the workshop start time.
For more detailed information on specific workshops, presenters, their locations and dates, inquire here.
*presenters, topics and schedules subject to change. 

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BethanyTownes BW 2016 CroppedBethany Townes
Friday, August 11, 2017 – 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.


BethanyTownes BW 2016 CroppedBethany Townes
$140  Saturday
, August 12, 2017 – 10:00-1:00 – Studio 1
The emphasis on the eyes in most makeup applications cannot 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 techniques 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.


Orlando New 2016 CropOrlando Santiago
$140  Saturday, August 12, 2017 – 10:15-1:15 – 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.


danessa smallDanessa Myricks
$140  Saturday, August 12, 2017 – 1:30-4:30 – Studio 1
This event will help you increase your confidence when you approach any skin tone. The presenters will review the skills required for working on a variety of mid and darker skin tones, review important considerations for skin color and undertone, discuss in-depth foundation matching and choosing eye, lip and cheek colors that are appropriate to skin tone. Focus on color matching, highlight, contour and concealing skin to create a flawless canvas for women of color.


danessa smallDanessa Myricks
$140  Sunday, August 13, 2017 – 10:00-1:00 – Studio 1
Perfecting your technique, detailing your work and understanding control and precision in beauty makeup applications is essential for becoming a well-known or well respected artist. Stepping back from your makeup and making edits is as important as how you design your look and deal with your client. Knowing when to stop and developing your eye to see the small detail in your makeup makes every makeup stronger.
This workshop is a concentrated look at techniques including focusing on detailing and taking the extra steps to ensure your makeup goes from great to gorgeous. Learn the methods you need to create flawless, awe inspiring beauty makeup on every job from bridal to editorial.  This workshop will allow you to see and experience your application in HD to better understand your own makeup.


Orlando New 2016 CropOrlando Santiago
$140  Sunday, August 13, 2017 – 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.


BethanyTownes BW 2016 CroppedBethany Townes
$140  Sunday, August 13, 2017 – 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.


Please note that registration for all Hands-on Workshops must be attached to ticket purchase. If you have already bought a ticket, you may modify your registration to add any Hands-on Workshops you would like to attend by emailing us, or calling 212-242-1213.

*presenters, topics and schedules subject to change

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