Showing posts with label Makeup Classes. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Makeup Classes. Show all posts

Friday, January 29, 2010

Don't Miss It!!

This just in!! My INBOX that is:) LOL...
All ya'll LA'ians (ok that's just plain funny..LOL) need to get on this! Don't miss out! It's THE MAKEUP SHOW LA!!!

Don’t Miss your chance to take a Hands-On Workshop with Top Industry Artists! Classes are almost sold out...Book them now while there is room… ONLY 1 Month till The Makeup Show LA!

Ve Neill, Eve Pearl, Jon Hennessy, Kathy Aragon, James Vincent, Orlando Santiago, Myles O’Reilly, Christina Farrell and more!!!!!!!

All master and hands-on workshops are sold on a first come first serve basis.
Only 20 spots per studio.

View the full schedule on our website events page and email for an application.

It’s the West Coast must-attend event for the industry!
Sunday, February 28th & Monday, March 1st
9:00 am - 6:00 pm daily
California Market Center
110 East 9th St, Los Angeles

Visit for all education schedules and information on tickets, exhibitors and more....
You can contact The Makeup Show Office at 212.242.1213 or
by emailing

Wednesday, September 2, 2009

Rouge Makeup Studio

Oooooooweeeee!! Lookie what I've got for you!!! The crew at Rouge makeup studio is soooo great for keeping people in the loop. Seriously, if you haven't already subscribed to their news letters, you soooo should!

Anywho, I'm all about All Day Intensive Classes Workshops:) It's soo the way to go when taking classes to better yourself. I mean, the amount of information that one can take in, take notes on and then practice is just indescribable.

Keeping that in mind.. This information was taken directly from the Rouge Makeup Studio's Newsletter which was delivered to my inbox.. (seriously, subscribe will ya?


In response to overwhelming demand from the makeup artist community, Rouge Makeup Studio is pleased to announce that three of our most popular workshops are now available as "All Day Intensive Workshops."

This means that not only will you leave these hands-on workshops with all of the most current and detailed information presented by seasoned professionals, you will practice all you have learned with the guidance of our pro makeup team!
As an added bonus, you will also receive our pro team's personal e-mail address, in case you have any makeup emergencies that need addressing. It's like a Makeup 911 line!

Rouge Makeup Studio's "All Day Intensive Workshops":
· are limited to 10 people
· run from 12am to 6pm
A 50% deposit of the workshop fee is required to reserve your space.

The Airbrush All Day Intensive
with Rouge Makeup Studio co-founder Anne DeMarco

Airbrush is a must in today's makeup arena! We at Rouge Makeup Studio know it can be scary and down right weird to adjust from the normalcy of using a brush or sponge, however we can assure you that once you begin the craft of airbrushing your phone will ring more and your pocket will fill up in no time.

This hands-on workshop includes all the information you need to begin or continue your journey with airbrushing. Not only will you learn the basics about the gun and compressor, but you will go on to learn highlighting, contouring, color blending, matching and much more! Anne DeMarco will demonstrate all the techniques necessary to know when airbrushing in today's market. You will leave with all the basic knowledge to take you to the next level in your makeup career.

This all day workshop designed to teach the basics of airbrush makeup.
You will watch a step by step demonstration and then practice these techniques on other participants.

MONDAY, Sept 21, 12pm-6pm;
Fee: $250. Special offer: 30% off Rouge Cosmetics at time of workshop.
Ask about our Makeup Artist Start Up Kit.

Rouge Makeup Studio
1123 Broadway at 25th Street, Suite 1002

To register, call (212) 226-7350 or email

For a complete list of our workshops,


As you can see this is sooo affordable and you also get a DISCOUNT on makeup you purchase there!!! I mean, can they REALLY make it easier for you? I'm thinkin' no! LOL..

So hop, skip or jump to their website and book your spot quick, fast & in a hurry:)

Tuesday, August 25, 2009

Face Stockholm

Hey all you eager makeup junkies:) Whether you're a working makeup artist, aspiring makeup artist, just looove you some Whatever it is, this is something you might be interested in. Here's some information I got from their website.


Our schools teach creative, cutting-edge makeup application to the next generation of makeup artists in Scandinavia and around the world. We provide in-depth training in beauty, fashion, print, film, TV, video and theater, offering unique opportunities for practical application at photo shoots, fashion shows and media events. Join our team now and realize your dream of becoming a makeup artist!

FACE Stockholm: 25 Years of Beauty

FACE Stockholm is the only Swedish cosmetics company to give you makeup and skin care that is true to the Swedish beauty ideal—natural, trend-forward, simple, clean, gorgeous and fun!

FACE Stockholm offers a spectacular range of colors and uses only the highest quality and most natural ingredients. With more than 200 lip shades, over 150 eye shadows, blushes, foundations, powders, professional makeup tools, and a natural skin care line, we are eco-conscious, using minimal and recycled packaging and never testing on animals.

Every FACE Stockholm store is staffed with professional makeup artists who are the top talent in the business, yet are unpretentious and approachable and will give you a makeup lesson that looks like YOU! Our intimate retail spaces create a friendly, easy atmosphere, where you will find the products that help you look your best.


Sound intriguing?? Well, the following information is what landed in my inbox and I wanted to share with you. It's really worth the investment!!!

We are proud to announce our next core-training course, available in summer 2009, at The Face Stockholm Makeup School in Rhinebeck, N.Y, taught by Lead Makeup Artist and Educator Helen Andersson.

Course Details:
This session we will be offering a three-day intensive
course, September from 3pm-9pm, as well as the five-week course, which begins September 15th and runs for 5 consecutive Mondays from 3pm-9pm. (dates are subject to change, a 4 student minimum is required for classes to start)

Tuition cost is $750.00 for the five-week course and includes a makeup
starter kit. For students waiting for the “3 day intensive class” we are now offering the following dates: September 7-9th 2009 3pm-9pm.

The cost for this class
is $550.00 and also includes a starter kit. To enroll; a deposit in the amount of half of the tuition fee is due as soon as possible or no later than 2 weeks before classes start. The remaining balance is to be paid in full at the start of the first class.

Acceptable forms of payment include Visa, MasterCard, American Express,
Check, and Cash. Supplies will be made available to students throughout the class, and a student makeup starter kit is included in tuition fees.

About the Instructor:
Helen Andersson has over 20 years of experience
working as a professional makeup artist. Her career has taken her around the world, providing the opportunity to work with top models, photographers, and publications.

Her client list includes corporate patrons such as Calvin
Klein, Diesel, Levis, Oil of Olay, H&M, L'Oreal, Issey Miyake and celebrities like David Bowie, Iggy Pop, Halle Berry, Heidi Klum, Seal, Martha Stewart and Isabella Rossellini.

For additional information or to register for classes, please email us at FACE Stockholm | Rhinebeck, NY 12572 845.876.2200 |

So grab a friend and get down to Rhinebeck. It's so worth the li'l trip:)

Thursday, August 20, 2009

Dinair Airbrush Workshops

Well, true to form, I'm bringing you yet ANOTHER workshop for you all to take advantage of. This one is a doozy and I'm thinking of attending it myself. Waiting to see how my schedule and my SCHEDULE($$) works out..LOL...

Dinair is a leading seller in airbrush compressors, airbrushes and airbrush makeup. They teach classes on how to use their products and help you get to the next step as far as your business is concerned. If you're interested in airbrushing to simply apply makeup to yourself, this is STILL soo the way to go.

Here's some information that I've gathered directly from their website for you...

Pro Workshop - Manhattan NY
Train with the world’s leading experts and the originators of beauty, high definition, camouflage, paramedical
and daily wear airbrush makeup.

Dinair has taught hands-on Professional Airbrush Makeup training classes and workshops for over 15 years in the USA, Canada, Europe and Asia.

You will Master the makeup skills needed to be a successful airbrush makeup artist, in a high definition world.

Airbrush Makeup Classes Workshop

Dinair Professional Airbrush Makeup Artist Workshop
2 Day Advanced Airbrush Makeup Course
The professional workshop is the result of over 15 years of ongoing airbrush makeup training classes.

"We explain each technique. We demonstrate. You practice, and master, as we guide you.”

Learn Airbrush Foundation, cheek, eye shadow, eyeliner, eyebrows, eyebrow hairs and lips.
• Produce high definition quality makeup quickly, consistently and confidently.
• Helpful camouflage and paramedical techniques for face, body, scalp and hair.
• Stencil techniques and applications for beauty, medical aesthetics, fashion and fantasy.
• How to do your own Dinair makeup.and how to teach others to Dinair themselves.
• Airbrush Moisturizing and Sunscreen. Why we moisturize (over our makeup) after the makeup.

• Dinair Beauty and Airtan System - color principles, artistic strategies and techniques.
• High Definition TV makeup that works
• Matte to sheen, blending and contour
• Opalescent and glitter effects
• Transparent to opaque and multi-shade micro-pointillism™ coverage method
• Cover, lighten or create freckles, age spots, birthmarks, veins, lines, wrinkles and bruises
• Stencil and application technique for eyebrows and eye shadows.
• Avant-garde makeup and stencil effects
• How to airbrush your own makeup
• Transparent to opaque and multi-shade micro-pointillism™ coverage method
• How to virtually eliminate touch-ups
• Cover and camouflage tattoos
• Easier, faster and coverage that feels extraordinarily light
• Men’s techniques for print, TV, film, and wedding
• Learn how to cut your own stencils
• 6 and 12 airbrush systems
• Operation and maintenance of Dinair systems, airbrushes, hoses, manifolds, CO2 tanks – hands-on training

Register Today!
Toll Free 800-785-4770

***They're running out of room though, so get in asap!!***

Wednesday, July 29, 2009

You Asked for it & She Delivered

"Ask and ye shall receive"

The renowned Celebrity Makeup Artist Debra Macki has heard your request for NYC Classes. She has taken it to consideration and has come up with a class just for you/us New York peeps!!!

See, it really doesn't hurt to ask for something, because you just might get it..

The information isn't on her website just yet (yes it's that new of a decision).
Here are the details as Debra has emailed them to me:)

The Pro Class:
November 9-13 Mon-Fri, from 10am-5pm.

Info., along with a registration form can be found at

She is not consistently scheduling NY Classes so this is definitely something that you will want to take advantage of .

"Get the training and information you need to succeed
Famous for her unparalleled private classes in an unobtrusive setting, Debra teaches her theories and techniques from the heart. Build a foundation for a successful career in makeup by learning from the industry's best. See why people come from all over the world to take a class with Debra Macki!"

Here's some info. from her website so you have an idea of what taking a class from her includes. She's pulling no punches and giving you the best she's got..just as she does for all her workshops.

Class outline: Tools & brushes, client analysis, designing a look
  • Color Theory Workshop
    • color analysis
    • custom blending
    • undertones
    • warm vs. cool
  • Bone Structure
    • face shapes
    • eye shapes
    • basic highlight and contour
  • Brows
    • color balance
    • shape
  • Natural makeup
  • Makeup for the office
  • The 5-minute application

Bridal makeup:

  • the bridal industry
  • contracts
  • the consultation
  • color balance and selection
  • timeless beauty
  • setting and lighting

Special occasion makeup: false lashes

Anti-aging techniques: techniques that work best for 40+

Pageant makeup

Photography makeup: color vs. black and white techniques

  • advanced highlight and contour

The Business of Professional Makeup:

  • marketing yourself
  • networking
  • strategies for developing your business
  • how to get work
  • testings
  • promo cards
  • fee structures
  • the pro makeup kit
  • freelancing
  • assisting
  • building your portfolio
  • your image
  • makeup agencies & unions
  • rules for success and working with celebrities

What to Bring to Class:

  1. Notebook & pen
  2. Facial cleanser/toner/moisturizer/- whatever your regular skincare regime consists of
  3. Tweezers
  4. 5 examples of natural and 5 examples of dramatic makeup looks that you like (best place to find examples is magazines)
  5. A good brush set (8-10 brushes) and brush sanitizer
    If you do not have a good brush set, you can order one from us before the first class.

So... go ahead and click on the link I've provided you with and be taken directly to her page. Remember, you won't see the class listed just yet because it's soo new. You're still allowed to register for it using the pdf file you'll download from her site:)

I hope all of you makeup artists, hair stylists & makeup junkies take full advantage of this opportunity, cause she's doing this just for you!!!