All classes and speakers subject to change
Emmy Award winner, Michael Key, demonstrates lightning-fast dramatic changes.
Martin Bray, X-Factor Australia’s Head Make-up Director, will instruct how to take your make-up to the next level, define your Lips, Lashes and contour and how to create that perfect makeup look for your next event or stage routine.
Bianca Murdoch and Jasmine Lovelock-Dorfler, two students from the Australian College of Make-up and Special Effects, will create a make-up live onstage while ACMUSE trainer Annette “Netty” Hardy describes the look’s design and creation process.
Learn about diverse materials and mediums to enhance your artistry as you transform models into editorial masterpieces. In this class, M.A.C. Pro Senior Artist Nicole Thompson will teach you how to think outside the box, inspiring you to take your artistry to its highest potential. Thompson will re-create some of her favorite editorial looks from her work featured in Harper’s Bazaar, Elle, Laud, Vogue, Russh and Oyster magazines.
Roque Cozzette will discuss and demonstrate how to create vivid color for photography. He will explain the importance and use of color theory to complement or neutralize color and lighting techniques.
Cozzette will show modern beauty methods including highlighting and contouring, while using Cozzette Brushes, Infinite Eyeshadows, and Infinite Makeup. After testing High-definition and digital cameras with Sony he discovered the stagey to produce the best results for both mediums. He will also discuss etiquette, expectations and relationship- building with photographers to ensure that what you see is what you get. Roque will go into great detail about selecting the right brush and product to create rich imagery.
Rae Morris will showcase some of the latest runway and editorial trends along with her predictions for 2017. Creating cutting edge beauty looks, Morris will guide you through a technical step-by-step of each look and share with you her favorite Kryolan products that ensure a flawless and long-lasting finish. Attendees will also have the chance to watch Morris prep each look and ask questions following the show.
Darren Jinks will demonstrate airbrush and traditional body-painting techniques to create a female dark elf fantasy character. Jinks will combine beauty, hair, prosthetic detail and expert techniques to complete this richly textured fantasy design. Q&A as time permits. Dana Nye co-hosts.
Watch as the stars of tomorrow face off in the student make-up competition. Models will present the final make-up creations of make-up students, who are competing for cash and prizes. The 2016 character/prosthetic theme is Four Decades of Star Wars.
Watch and learn as Melissa Sassine—one of Sydney’s more popular make-up artists and educators, with more than 1.5 million followers on social media—demonstrates the art of highlighting and contouring. Plus, Melissa Sassine Cosmetics and lash company MODELROCK Lashes will launch their new Blend & Set Base Maker. Be the first to see how it works!
“Baking” is a term used for a specific foundation technique used in HD photography. Using this method to make your model look flawless on camera has never been so easy! Mehron’s Celebré Pro-HD Foundations and Celebré Pro-HD Loose Powders are the keys to success in this class
Talented Odd Studio live on stage demonstration.
With more than 30 years’ experience in film and TV, the BAFTA winner Angela Conte will demonstrate a variety of techniques to get around some of the most common make-up challenges. Conte will showcase Kryolan’s innovative Nebula Airbrush collection and introduce you to this revolutionary technology and its application in film and TV.
Annette “Netty” Hardy is a professional make-up artist with more than 30 years’ experience in film and television and is a trainer at ACMUSE. Netty will bring all the delights and color of the ’80s to the stage. You will embrace big hair, big jewelry and boom boxes!
From the runway to reality, discover this season’s top shades and trends as M.A.C. Pro Senior Artist Carol Mackie demonstrates some of the hottest looks from backstage.
Watch as the stars of tomorrow face off in the student make-up competition. Models will present the final make-up creations of make-up students, who are competing for cash and prizes. The 2016 beauty/fantasy category theme is Carnival/Circus.
Rae Morris takes you behind the scenes of the fashion make-up industry and reveals the secrets of creating cutting-edge editorial images. And she shows you how to make it from the classroom to becoming an international superstar! She covers the techniques and skills you need to be in demand and take your business/career to the next level.