Media Makeup – HD

Media Makeup – HD


Students will be taught the exacting skills necessary to meet the demands of changing technology: high definition television, film and video, as well as print.

This course can be used as 12 hours towards Continuing Education. Make Up First® is an approved sponsor under the IL Barber Act.


Instructors: Jill GlaserMacKenzie GustafsonJaycie Ganek

When doing makeup for high definition, the makeup artist must reevaluate the colors to be used, the shapes to be created, the texture and opacity/transparency of the makeup, as well as the selection of accent tones and styles for high resolution. In this course, students will learn to adjust their basic techniques and expand their knowledge in light and color theory, as well as product selection, in order to meet the exacting demands of ever-evolving technology for film, video, television and print.

  • What to expect, and how to behave onset
  • Refining continuity skills for film and video
  • Improving speed of makeup applications, particularly for live television
  • Specific Makeup products and techniques for high definition television, video and film
  • Makeup products and techniques for Comp Cards (print)
  • Introduction to wardrobe and hairstyling for Comp Cards
Summer Session

July 10 – 13, 2017

Afternoon Class
2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Evening Class
6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

July 2017

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14 15

Fall Session

October 2 – 5, 2017

Afternoon Class
2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Evening Class
6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

October 2017

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6 7