Halloween: Get ready!

October is a profitable time for makeup artists and knowledge of theatrical makeup is a must.

Don't miss out on our upcoming Advanced Theatrical Course and Special FX Workshop featuring Tom Devlin!



August 27th-30th

Students will learn advanced techniques in application of pre-made prosthetics, bald caps; correct technique for laying facial hair and use of spfx products will be taught. Students are asked to bring your basic makeup kit, all theatrical and spfx supplies will be provided.

This course can be used as 16 hours towards Continuing Education. Make Up First® is an approved sponsor under the IL Barber Act.

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Special FX Workshop with Tom Devlin

September 22nd-24th

Multi-day prosthetic workshop: molding, creating, painting and applying silicone and/or latex prosthetics. This class will be taught by Tom Devlin, Special FX artist and contestant on SyFy's Face Off, Season 1.

Since 2001, Tom's company, 1313FX, has provided makeup effects on over 100 film and television projects. He has created custom masks for some of the biggest haunted attractions in the US, and even appeared as a contestant on season one of the SyFy reality series "Face Off". 

Create and take home your project just in time for Halloween!!

Justin Talaga