OUR FASHION, THEATRE, TV, FILM, SFX COURSES

Our courses are constantly evolving. If you don’t see the course you need, tell us and we will see what we can do.
Our courses are highly specialised in specific skills that set you apart as a top level professional.
We provide valuable opportunities to learn up-to-date industry techniques from leading professional make-up & hair artists.

Every pro was once an amateur, every expert was once a beginner, so dream big and start now.

Which course is right for me?

You should base this decision on a realistic assessment of your situation. For example, how quickly do you learn? How much time can you afford to spend training? Get in touch with us and we’ll be happy to help you choose the right course for you.

We teach you everything you need to know to start working in this exciting industry.

Film TV Media & Theatre - vintage hair and makeup

Film TV Media & Theatre

This course provides you with knowledge and techniques to work as a professional make-up artist working with TV companies, film companies, theatres, advertising companies, corporate and more. You can be confident in the knowledge you will be an asset to any make-up department.

Course contents:

Make-up: Health & Safety, Product knowledge, Skin preparation, Face shapes/eye shapes
Skin tones/correction techniques, Highlight & Shade, Avant garde fashion, Male grooming for camera, Ageing, Period looks, Character make-up, Make-up for the theatre, Brow blocking techniques, Dirtying down, tattoo application/cover-up, Design Project.
SPFX: Bruising, Burns, Cuts & Scrapes, Stitched wounds, ….

(10% Earlybird discount available on this course)

Make-up & Hair course
3 Mills Film Studio. London. E3

Dates & Duration
5 WEEKS
10am – 4pm weekdays

barbering - men's grooming course

Film TV Media & Theatre

A set of 3 courses which can be taken separately or together suitable for those with no hairdressing or barbering experience to give students the confidence to have creative barbering freedom and create vintage/ period men’s looks on set.

Course contents:
INTRODUCTION TO BARBERING
Health and safety, Face shapes, Consultation, Tools and equipment, Basic Clipper cutting, Blending (using clippers), Basic Texturising, Layering techniques, Finishing Techniques, …
INTERMEDIATE BARBERING
Introduction of professional salon tools and their uses, Analysis and consultation of client, Variety of clipper techniques, Advanced Free hand cutting techniques, Fading, Scissor over comb, Razor techniques, Clipper over comb, ….
ADVANCED BARBERING – on set/crowd room
Face shapes, Preparation techniques, Equipment knowledge, Demonstrations, Breaking down a style, Period Clipper techniques, …

(10% Earlybird discount available on this course)

Barbering courses (set of 3)
3 Mills Film Studio. London. E3

Dates & Duration
1 and 2 WEEKS
10am – 4pm weekdays

Introduction to SFX & Prosthetics

Extracts from this course contents include:

• Chemicals
• techniques for creating skin disease effects
• Scars
• Eye swelling and black eye bruising
• Wounds and casualty effects
• Ageing
• Bald caps
• Flat mould techniques
• Application and troubleshooting
• Using alcohol activated palettes to bring the prosthetics to life.

(10% Earlybird discount available on this course)

Introduction to SFX & Prosthetics
3 Mills Film Studio. London. E3

Dates & Duration
2 WEEKS
10am to 4pm weekdays

Prosthetics Course

Extracts from this course contents include:

• Health & Safety induction
• Kit break down
• Materials
• Chemicals
• Scars
• Flat mould techniques
• Life casting, full head
• Sculpting, creating texture & detail
• Casting in silicone and gelatine

(10% Earlybird discount available on this course)

Prosthetics Course
3 Mills Film Studio. London. E3

Dates & Duration
5 WEEKS
10am to 4pm weekdays

Fashion Film and TV vintage 1940s hair and makeup

Fashion Film TV Media & Theatre

Course outline includes:

• The study of face shape and bone structure with practical application.
• Application and blending techniques for high definition media.
• Highlighting and shading (contouring).
• Eyebrow shaping.
• Natural make-up (close-up and long shot) for black and white and colour photography.
• Dramatic and glamorous make-up (close-up and long shot) for black and white, colour photography and fashion shows.
• Make-up for ethnic skin tones.
• Fashion and beauty make-up with emphasis on the latest trends.
• Airbrush.
• Bridal Make-Up & Hair.
• Special Effects (SFX).
• Prosthetics introduction.
• Character make-up
• Body art.
• Hair styling for TV & film.
• Wigs & Period Make-Up: prep, application, blocking, styling wigs for period drama & theatre.
• Three studio based photo shoots with a professional photographer and professional models to provide three prints for your portfolio.

3 Mills Film Studio London E3

Duration
10 WEEKS
10am – 4pm weekdays

Fashion HDTV Media natural fashion makeup

Fashion HDTV Media

This course provides you with techniques and knowledge to work as a professional make-up artist, working with TV production companies, fashion shows, magazine shoots, advertising companies the music industry and wedding photography. You can be confident in the knowledge that you will be an asset to any Make-Up Department.

Course contents:
Make-Up: Health & Safety, Product knowledge, Skin preparation, Face shapes/eye shapes, Skin tones/correction techniques,
Flawless foundation, Contouring, Use of colour, Male grooming, Vintage looks, Fashion design and influences, Brides Make-up & Hair …

(10% Earlybird discount available on this course)

Fashion course in Hair & Make-Up
3 Mills Film Studio London E3

Dates & Duration
5 WEEKS
10am – 4pm weekdays