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Trauma FX Class | Hands-On
January 11, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 5:30 pm$150
Date: January 11, 11am – 5:30pm
Price: $150 (Includes $50 Prosthetic wound kit)
Lunch will be provided
In this all-day class, students will learn a variety of techniques & theory behind simulated trauma & wounds. This will include a detailed rundown on things like black eyes, cuts & lacerations, boils, burns, veins, skin conditions, road rash, bruises, etc.
Christel Edwards is an award-winning makeup artist, with over 15 years of experience. She has worked on numerous feature films, tv series, commercials, and photo shoots. She has had the pleasure of working with Jamie Foxx, Denise Richards, Method Man, Logic, John Hawkes, Bret McKenzie, Rhys Darby, and Steven R. McQueen, just to name a few. Published makeup work includes “The Great Gatsby” book cover, Marie Claire magazine, Photoshop User magazine, billboards, and the MSN Homepage.
She is also an accomplished makeup instructor, with years of teaching experience under her belt. She was the lead makeup instructor at Skin Works School of Advanced Skin Care, Paul Mitchell The School, Elase Academy, and Cortiva Institute.
Students will leave the class with a full FX makeup kit along with the knowledge on how to use more advanced materials and techniques to create their own trauma, wound, and gory character effects.
Prosthetic Wound Kit ($50 Value)
- Ben Nye Crème Color Wheel
- Last Looks Fake Blood
- Reel Creations Thick Blood
- Ben Nye Liquid Latex
- Pros-Aide Adhesive
- Crown Brush Selection
- Last Looks Prosthetics
*This is a full-day class with limited seating where everyone will get extensive hands-on experience and coaching.
*Cancellation Policy: Refunds for cancellations are available prior to 24 hrs. before class start, but they will be charged a $10 fee to cover credit card processing. Due to limited space, no refunds will be provided for cancellations within 24 hours.
Students will learn to break down the concept of an injury including level of realism, wound progression, continuity, and overall look.
Students will learn to apply prosthetics using Pros-Aide medical adhesive, blend their edges, and paint their prosthetics for true realism.
3D Out of Kit Buildups
Students will learn to use out of kit techniques with products such as 3rd Degree, Scar Wax, Liquid Latex, and Collodion.
Students will learn to create convincing injury makeups. They will have access to a professional makeup artist kit with the makeup of their choice. They will also be coached on the proper use of these makeups, this is the perfect chance to learn & practice with a makeup you’ve always been interested in trying!
Products available include a variety of creams, alcohol palettes, grease paints, etc. from major brands including PPI Skin Illustrator, Reel Creations, Kryolan, European Body Art, and Ben Nye.
Students will learn about the variety of fake bloods they have access to, when best to use them, and how to use them. Products used include regular blood, aged blood, thick blood, scab blood, waterproof blood, and PPI Mouth FX.