The Fashion Makeup Artistry Certificate Programprovides an education specific to those students looking to pursue a career in makeup artistry for professional fashion, lifestyle, catalogue, and editorial photo shoots, fashion runway shows, live performances, and other fashion and advertising media that requires fashion makeup and hairstyling services. These skills would also prepare students for celebrity and red carpet events.
Both a 4-week Daytime and 8-week Evening schedule are available. Both schedules are the same amount of clock hours. The Fashion Makeup Artistry Certificate Program combines 6 courses, providing a comprehensive education and preparation for student graduates to explore career options in the fashion and media advertising industries. The program includes a professional fashion photo shoot day with a guest model.
Classes are a combination of lectures, demos, student application, and photo shoots throughout the program. High resolution digital files are distributed to students for personal, portfolio building and social media marketing use. Students alternate practicing on each other in order to work with a variety of skin types and coloring, while gaining the experience of working with different subjects. Photos are shot throughout the program in a portrait studio and/or outdoors. A career marketing class for the professional media and production makeup artist is also included. Students will learn marketing techniques, social media trends, resources, best business practices, etiquette, rates, invoicing, and other useful tips to begin their career, and membership on a graduate only job board will provide career and experiential opportunities in the field. A Certificate of Completion is issued upon successful graduation.
Add-on courses such as Airbrush Makeup are also available for greater skill building opportunities.
See each class description in Included Classes below.