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.
*Studio 1 is located in the Westheimer Room on the first floor.
*Studio 2 is located in the Director Room on the first floor.
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Fundamentals of Complexion & Contour: Orlando Santiago
Studio 1, 10:00am-1:00pm – $140
Class Level: Beginner
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.
Emphasis Eyes: Lijha Stewart
Studio 2, 10:15am-1:15pm – $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 & Beyond: Bethany Townes
Studio 1, 1:30pm-4:30pm – $140
Class Level: Beginner to Intermediate
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.
Makeup for Photography: Yvonne MacInnis
Studio 2, 1:45pm-4:45pm – $140
Class Level: Intermediate to Advanced
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 class is designed to help you better understand the details that allow a makeup to be camera ready. Learn techniques required to transform makeup for photography and the products and tools that can be used, and explore the precision required for photographic applications.