All classes and speakers subject to change
Shylie Parsons will be performing a make-up demonstration at the Girlee Cosmetics’ booth. Visit booth #219 for more information.
Khalida Samadi will be performing a bridal make-up demonstration at Matticulous World’s booth. Visit booth #120 for more information.
Emmy Award winner Chad Atkinson will show his talents by creating realistic blood effects. In this class, Atkinson will discuss how to put together a bloodline effect and quick prosthetic application—with a blood bladder underneath for a gag.
The Slay the Day class will focus on teaching and glamour looks, to help slay every day. The main focal point will be using different highlights and shadows to gain a dewy, elegant look.
Body Painting Demo.
Together Global M.A.C. PRO senior artists Nicole Thompson and Carol Mackie have more than 30 years of industry experience and secrets they want to share with you! Join them for this in-depth discussion on all things make-up artistry. They will cover a range of topics: building your portfolio, assisting other artists, working with celebrities—both backstage and on set—the power of social media, and the overall ins and outs of breaking into the business.
Join Danessa Myricks (make-up artist, photographer and entrepreneur) as she offers professional insights on designing unique strategies to amplify color in your looks, maximize dimension, and create irresistible glowing effects.
Discover the many uses of Dermaflage! Watch as Kiana Jones (Freakmo) demonstrates her talent for gore and as Marie Donnell creates an unexpected avant-garde character using SFX technology.
Dermaflage is the first cosmetic that looks like real skin; it is a topical silicone filler that fills and conceals recessed skin imperfections, such as scars and frown lines. FastFX by Dermaflage is the best out-of-the-kit solution for quick injuries and skin effects. Dimension by Dermaflage is an easy-to-use 3-D cosmetic that adds texture and dimension to beauty, fashion and editorial make-ups.
Learn how the Dermaflage line makes you a better artist and gives you an advantage in today’s competitive make-up artist industry.
This workshop is for artists who want to expand their traditional make-up knowledge by adding automized cosmetics to their mixed bag of techniques. During Roque Cozzette’s interactive make-up-meets-self-awareness seminar, he will focus on advanced make-up application techniques that enhance shape, creating the illusion of light and shadow on beautifully-perfected skin. As an attendee, you will learn the difference between traditional make-up and modern airbrush techniques. The focus will be on beauty make-up appropriate for celebrity, bridal, print, HD and television.
An in-depth explanation on how to apply foam latex. From removing the flashing, positioning and gluing the pieces on the face, and how to disguise the edges. We will also discuss products to color foam latex and the order in which you apply these products. As well as how to ensure your prosthetic coloring is consistent with the overall make-up design.
Melissa Sassine will demonstrate how important it is to frame the face according to each client’s needs, as well as highlight the most important details in a makeover when strapped for time.
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 2017 character/prosthetic theme is Guardians of the Galaxy.
Kim and Jason Docherty will sit down with Make-Up Artist magazine publisher Michael Key for a discussion on their incredible work with Weta Workshop.
Freshta Sahak will demonstrate how to achieve perfectly shaped and sculpted brows to compliment all faces—as well as underline key steps to achieve bigger, more sultry eyes.
Freshta Sahak will be performing a make-up demonstration at Matticulous World’s booth. Visit booth #120 for more information.
Sidney Cumbie will be performing a make-up effects demonstration at Bdellium’s booth. Visit booth #414 for more information.
Marie Donell will be performing a make-up demonstration at the Dermaflage booth. Visit booth #407 for more information.
Make-Up Artist magazine’s publisher, Michael Key, will delve into the mind of the talented make-up artist Rick Findlater at IMATS Sydney. The Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales hair and prosthetics head of department has been nominated for several awards, including BAFTA and the Academy Awards; he won an OFTA in 2013.
Fantasy Character Demo.
This class will demonstrate the proper techniques for neutralizing and concealing skin for a flawless result.
Roque Cozzette will discuss and demonstrate how to create vivid color for photography. He will explain the use and placement of color and product, including highlighting and contouring, while using Cozzette Brushes and Infinite Eyeshadows. In addition he will demonstrate the integration of color mixology and how the layering process can elevate your make-up looks. He will also discuss etiquette and relationship-building with photographers to ensure that what you see is what you get, going into great detail about creating with intention, selecting the right brush and product to create the best photo payoff.
Rae will share the pro tips and industry secrets that have led to her success in the business. Audience members are encouraged to ask questions that have stumped them in the field.
From backstage buzz to celebrity glamour, Global M.A.C. Pro senior artists Nicole Thompson and Carol Mackie have traveled the world painting and perfecting faces. Get up close and personal as Thompson and Mackie show you how to achieve a portfolio with superb beauty shots.
Rick Findlater and Damian Martin will sit down with Make-Up Artist magazine publisher Michael Key for a discussion on the artistry and work in the new Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales.
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 2017 beauty/fantasy category theme is International Beauty.
Becca Gilmartin, beauty editor of LAUD Magazine, will delve into what she wished she knew from the beginning of her 17-year make-up and body-art career. While completing her body-art demo to close this year’s IMATS Sydney, learn how to elevate your confidence as well as your brush techniques—and how to build your own doors-of-opportunity as a thriving independent artist. Let’s finish this year’s Sydney IMATS with a bang!