Course Content: Practical and theoretical
Time: 10.00 am – 4.30pm (3 Days)
Price $995
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Professional catwalk make-up is a specialised aspect of make-up artistry and as a genre it differs due to the nature of scale, viewpoint, lighting and speed at which the key characteristics of the make-up look must be achieved. The course will cover working under time restrictions and maintaining a calm demeanour whilst working under pressure. You will form an understanding of essential backstage etiquette, and the exciting design process which forms the collaboration between make-up artist and fashion designer.

This is an exciting area of the course. Discover what really goes on backstage and the process of creating a catwalk show. You will have the opportunity to work on your creative skills and catwalk styles. This class will be taught by make up artists with extensive show experience in Paris, Milan, London and New York.

The course will cover:-

  • Understanding the unique runway environment
  • What goes on at New York Fashion Week
  • Who’s who backstage
  • Essential backstage etiquette
  • What to expect front of house at a runway show
  • The runway make-up design process
  • Runway/editorial make-up trends
  • The make-up fitting for a show
  • Working as a runway make-up assistant at a show
  • Small classes to ensure you get that extra attention to detail
  • How to set up your own business
  • Career planning advice on all aspects of your career
  • Join our agency to get immediate work
  • NYMUA Certificate awarded on completion of the course