- Duration: One Evening 5pm – 9pm
- Equipment: All equipment supplied
- Instructor: Julie Tattam
- Location: Grays Point Studio – see College Location for more details
- Cost: $330 head ($300 + GST)
- Prerequisites: None
Become a Halloween Pro! This comprehensive, jam-packed 4 hour introductory class will teach you everything you will need to know to create amazing, horrific, realistic special effects for Halloween, photo-shoots or just for fun!
We will cover:
- what products and equipment to use (and what NOT to use)
- how to use them
- hygiene and safety
- techniques, professional tricks and how to make it look “real”
We will look at how to create realistic:
- cuts and gaping wounds
- various bleeding effects including blood squirting from wounds
- foaming at the mouth
- stitched, zipped and stapled skin effects
- old age effects
- facial hair
- zombie skin; and much, much more
You will know how to safely and correctly use (and remove):
- wax and putty
- bald caps
- bruise and injury wheels
- synthetic hair
Because our class instructor (Julie Tattam) has years of experience in face/body painting and special effects, Julie is also able to impart along the way a range of practical tips and tricks. Students will come away knowing how to confidently create a range of the most popular effects, and will be positioned to make lots of income from this sought-after skill over the upcoming Halloween period.
Who is this class suitable for?
Ages: Over 14yrs.
Experience: None, suits absolute beginners as well as experienced makeup artists.
Equipment: All special effects equipment and materials are supplied – just bring a sense of adventure and a camera to record your gory creations!
Warning: Latex Allergies
If you suffer from a latex allergy, please be aware that many of the special effects products used in class contain latex and make cause you to suffer a reaction which can range from discomfort to serious health complications. Please take precaution to determine whether you are a latex allergy sufferer before attending the class. We will not be liable for the well being of student with an undisclosed latex allergy, and we don’t want you to get hurt!