Make Up First ® School of Makeup Artistry, founded in 2006, is the only state-certified comprehensive art program for the training of makeup artists in the entire Midwest. Located in the heart of downtown Chicago, the School is dedicated to the art of makeup and its many facets.
Classroom sizes are kept to a minimum for optimal learning. Make Up First ® is the premier makeup training school in the region, offering extensive hands-on studio time required to perfect techniques. Students will learn by applying, not just listening, and will have the opportunity to build and replenish their makeup artist kit from high-quality, student-discounted makeup artist cosmetics offered for sale at the School.
Each of the School’s instructors is a professional, working in the industry of their craft. The instructors include artists from Broadway productions, Ravinia, the Goodman Theater, Lyric Opera of Chicago, board-certified dermatologists… read more »
Jill Glaser is a freelance media makeup artist. She received her formal training at Columbia College, Chicago, Illinois. Several renowned makeup artists, including Linda Mason and Eve Pearl from New York City, and Maurice Stein of Cinema Secrets, from Los Angeles, have also trained her.
Jill is considered to be an expert in makeup and hairstyling for the demands of high definition television, film, video and print» read more »