TEC Media Make-Up

    Ecstatic to have yet more students from Scarborough TEC involved with SFS 2022!
    What a talented bunch the Scarborough TEC Media Make-up Artistry Department are!!

    If you have a keen interest in the entertainment industry, but see yourself in a backstage role, our Media Make-up course could be just what you’re looking for.
    Being part of the Media Make-up team at Scarborough TEC provides the opportunity to prepare performers and models for, photoshoots, stage, film and TV is more than just applying make-up, you will need to be skilled in applying looks that translate well on screen and stage and stand up against harsh lighting, and now more than ever, look impeccable on HD TV and increasingly advanced photographic equipment.
    You will learn the art of fashion and photographic make-up, hair artistry, lash and brow treatments, body art design techniques, theatrical character make-up, SFX casualty special effects, prosthetic making and application and the creation of facial postiche.

    You will complete the following units on the City & Guilds Level 2 Technical Certificate in Make-up Artistry:

    • Principles of working in the make-up industry.
    • Anatomy and physiology for make-up artists.
    • Principles of researching, developing and showcasing designs.
    • The art of applying make-up.
    • Hair artistry.
    • Creative make-up artistry.
    You will complete the following units on the City & Guilds Level 3 Advanced Technical Diploma in Theatrical, Special Effects and Media Make-up Artistry:

    • Cutting and styling techniques for performers
    • Avant-garde hair and make-up
    • Creative make-up design for productions and industry demands
    • Apply prosthetics pieces and bald caps
    • Special effects make-up
    • Create, dress and fit facial postiche
    • Body art for competition
    • Camouflage make-up
    • Create and cast small prosthetic pieces and bald caps
    • Costume design and prop making
    Work experience will play a key role in the course and could include placements on fashion shoots, theatre productions, local events and clinical/emergency settings within the NHS and emergency services. You will create a professional industry ready portfolio which will showcase your work/designs and progression made as an up and coming make-up artist. You will also have an option to take part in local and national competitions, showcasing your skills and an opportunity to network with other artists.

    Throughout the year there will be an opportunity to attend master classes and workshops delivered by industry specialists and guest speakers. Excursions to industry trades shows will form part of your course experience too.

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    Sci-Fi Scarborough WILL return on Saturday 9th & Sunday 10th of April 2022 at the finest convention location in the known universe Scarborough Spa, tickets can be purchased from Mojos Music Cafe on Victoria Rd in person with no booking fees or online at https://www.scarboroughspa.co.uk/event/sci-fi-scarborough-2022