AIRBRUSH // BRIDAL // STUDIO MAKE-UP // HIGH FASHION TRENDS
NEXT STEP TO BECOMING A VERSATILE MAKE-UP ARTIST
After completing Level I, the students may progress into more advanced areas of make-up. At this level, students will be exposed to areas of fashion, print, film, television, and bridal make-up applications. The completion of the Level II Make-up Artist Certification allows students to transfer to a USA main campus program, and may act as a substitute for 101: Fundamentals of Beauty make-up.
Module: Airbrush (35h)
A PREMIERE WAY OF APPLYING MAKE-UP
Airbrushing has become one of the premiere ways of applying make-up. In this course the airbrush is de-mystified. You are shown how to properly care and maintain it. In addition, you will study the techniques necessary to do beautiful, flawless beauty make-up. Learn the techniques that are being required by the major studios as well as demanding clients. This course consists of 10 sessions for a total of 35 clock hours.
ALL BUT TRADITIONAL
Airbrush make-up is undoubtedly the new trend of the moment. In Europe, we are very familiar with traditional ways of applying make-up: make-up brushes and sponges are a part of every professional make-up artist’s collections.
KEEP UP WITH MAKE-UP TRENDS
Every now and then there are some new trends being launched. That is also the case with airbrush make-up. A phenomenon that is well known in the largest cities, like Hollywood, London and Paris.
The airbrush technique is mainly used in television and fashion shows, but is being used increasingly for bridal make-up. Did you know airbrush make-up is water resistant, and can last up to twelve hours? Talk about durability! Airbrush is a real must for the make-up professional!
During the airbrush training you will demystify this versatile and helpful tool that should be a part of every make-up artist’s brush belt. We will show how to maintain it, clean it, and most of all, use it to create beautiful and flawless make-up.
Module: Bridal Make-up (21h)
YOUR BRIDAL MAKE-UP BUSINESS
With a focus on the lucrative world of weddings, the Bridal Make-up Artistry Course takes the student from consultation to the creation of a bride’s perfect look. The Bridal Course starts with the idea that a successful wedding make-up application starts with a clear plan. From there, students learn both business and additional make-up techniques required to be successful in the bridal business. This course consists of 6 sessions for a total of 21 clock hours. Bridal make-up is not only a great sector to work in, it also gives you a high rate of job security!
EXPECTATIONS OF THE BRIDE
Your goal in this bridal make-up training? Learning to read the expectations of the bride. Discover different cultures and how to adapt the make-up according to the brides culture. Learn how environment, theme and the venue of the wedding affects the make-up. And most importantly – how to make very bride a happy bride!
GETTING TO THE CUSTOMER
This bridal make-up training distinguishes itself from other courses, when you learn how to have a very precise consultation with your client. In this demanding industry listening to your customer is one of the most important factors. You learn to ask the right questions in order to find out what the needs of your customer are.
IT’S ALL ABOUT DETAILS
How much should you charge for a bridal make-up? How do you advertise? How do you get inspired? It’s all in the details, because that will distinguish you from your fellow make-up artists. We go over the most important aspects that you need to consider if you want to have a bridal make-up business. After this training you can get started immediately – there is no lag time for jobs in bridal make-up!
Module: Studio Make-up (35h)
MAKE-UP FOR FILM AND TELEVISION
One word to describe the film and television industry is demanding! Here at MUD, we prepare you for this unique experience. In Studio Make-up course we guide you through the world of high definition cameras. We teach you what is required of you to adapt make-up for different scenarios, all from film to television sets. Learn what is demanded from you behind the scenes and how to create different characters.
Some people compare High Definition with the revolutionary transition from black and white to color. Its magic! Its hard! It takes special talent! Nothing of these perceptions are true! In this make-up course you will learn all the techniques needed to deal with the ever evolving HD technology.
Directors strive to make the movie as realistic as possible for the viewer. Make-up artists play a key role in this process. Learn how to create different characters with a stroke of a brush. Learn how to customize and create a character based on a screenplay.
Module: High Fashion Make-up Trends (35h)
WORK AS A MAKE-UP ARTIST AT PHOTOSHOOTS
In our specialized course ‘High Fashion Make-up Trends’, you will learn the techniques of professional make-up artists in the media world. You will have a hands-on approach where you will practice and simulate real photo shoots. During this training you will get to show your creativity and develop your attention to detail.
PRINT UNIT: ATTENTION TO DETAIL
The print unit is the first part of this training and is designed to give you a better understanding of make-up in print and advertising. Make-up during photography is seen as a snapshot. Art directors and beauty editors often use photo retouching and although it seems retouching is a solution for many things, it is your job as a make-up artist to keep that to a minimum. Therefore, your job is extremely important. You should always aim to obtain a perfect make-up, so there is little or nothing to change in the picture.
FASHION UNIT: CREATIVE MAKE-UP
Fashion unit is one of the most creative units, and allows you, as a make-up artist, to really be creative with your make-up designs. You will create visually stunning make-ups.
Level II = 4,000 EUR
If you register 60 days before the beginning of the course, you will receive a 10% discount of 400 EUR. The course price is then 3,600 EUR.
Included in the course price:
Student Kit (sponsored by MUD Cosmetics, worth 1,600 EUR
Written & practical exam
International certificate issued by MUD US head office
MUD Pro Card for 30% discount for all MUD products
Tutoring and individual support even after completion of the course
MUD Studio Bridal - Photoshoot @ Opera Ghent