All classes and speakers subject to change
Benefit Cosmetics Canada artist Maddox Lu will teach you easy solutions for brow dilemmas. You’ll learn how to fix brows that are sparse, patchy, bushy, nonexistent or faint—and discover how to work around scars.
Make-up guru Jordan Liberty shares his passion for skin and will demonstrate his latest backstage tips and tricks to achieve flawlessness without a mask-like finish. Learn how to deliver skin that gets you hired.
Join Cirque du Soleil Luzia’s make-up designer, Maryse Gosselin, as she teaches you the ins and outs of stage make-up techniques. Learn how distance and lighting can affect an application, and how to create make-up concepts for acrobats to recreate.
Now more than ever it is important to understand how to properly match and perfect deeper skin tones. AJ Crimson will highlight techniques that allow skin to look like skin while adding radiance and glow to melanin-rich complexions.
Randy Daudlin will demonstrate a quick and easy technique for covering unwanted tattoos with the Jordane Cosmetics Total Tattoo Coverage Palette. He will discuss how environmental and physical work conditions can require variations in this technique. He will use other materials, such as an alcohol palette, for finishing. Daudlin, a 32-year make-up veteran, is the co-creator of the Total Tattoo Coverage Palette.
The creative artistry behind brows, lashes and lips are important parts of editorial make-up. M.A.C. Senior Artist Fatima Thomas discusses how to develop a concepts and what inspires her when creating a look. She also shares her tips for selecting models and streamlining an overall vision, as well as demonstrating her own editorial make-up look.
A brand owner, make-up master, celebrity artist, educator and five-time Emmy winner, Eve Peal has made a name for herself as one of the best in the business. Her Reverse Contouring method is two steps, two minutes to a flawless face. The Eve Pearl Method of Reverse Contouring is the revolutionary way to contour, highlight, enhance and deliver a flawless complexion in half the time. Minimize your kit and clutter. Maximize your time, energy, finances and your lifestyle.
Siân Richards will demonstrate the power of make-up, completing a facelift effect using only make-up on a mature model. She will share her expertise and prove that quality of make-up application is everything. Richards will show that color correction and refined blending are key. This same demonstration was wildly popular at IMATS L.A., drawing a standing-room-only crowd, so you don’t want to miss it!
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.
Master special make-up effects artist Thomas Surprenant will teach you techniques to help you organize your time and turn out more make-ups in a limited time. He’ll demonstrate great, budget-friendly products for creating professional-looking creatures for haunt attractions and background on film and television.
Dermablend Professional is a corrective make-up brand newly launching in the Canadian market. Featuring exclusive Camo-Pigments technology, Dermablend Professional is hosting a workshop with make-up artist Chelsea Bice. The workshop will focus on techniques for tattoo coverage, corrective camouflage and creating a long-wearing, water-resistant and non-transferable canvas for anyone who desires perfect skin.
In a career spanning more than two decades, Gorton, with his company Millennium FX, has designed make-up effects, prosthetics and animatronic creations for hundreds of films, TV shows and commercials, including Saving Private Ryan, Gladiator, Inkheart, The Wolfman, Doctor Who, Little Britain and Torchwood.
What will he create?? More information to follow.
Are you afraid of committing to a full set of airbrush make-up? Don’t know where to start? Join us to find the fastest way to flawless with Temptu Director of Education Alberto Mayoral. With cutting-edge airbrush technology exclusive to Temptu, there is no need to carry heavy equipment, break apart machines or deep clean guns. Learn how to achieve the perfect complexion, correct imperfections, create dimension, cover grays, define brows and much more. Hone a skill that will set you apart from other artists today!
Bridal and special event make-up services are consistently the highest moneymakers in our industry. Emmy Award winner Kevin James Bennett recognized this and developed specific applications, techniques and state-of-the-art tools for creating durable, long-lasting beauty make-up that looks great in-person and in photos. Bennett has presented his Bulletproof Bride Makeup Education globally to rave reviews. This presentation is a must if you’re ready to upgrade your earning potential.
Film and television make-up expert Randy Daudlin, will demonstrate how to use out-of-the- kit techniques to break down a model’s appearance from healthy to badly beaten. Daudlin will discuss how to make minor scrapes, cuts, bruises and a broken nose—including proper blood placement.
Interview discussion with talented Neill Gorton about his career past, present and what is in store in his future.
In this class from renowned make-up artist Seher Sultan, you will learn the steps needed to create a flawless bridal look. Tips include how to work with darker skin tones by choosing the correct foundation and properly contouring and highlighting. You’ll also learn how to define and enhance the eyes while hiding dark circles and under-eye bags. Finally, Sultan will teach you how to add traditional face jewels.
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.