NIDA Blisters, Bumps and Bruises: Make-up and SFX, Grades 3-6

Blisters, Bumps and Bruises: Make-up and SFX, Grades 3-6

Holiday course

Learn the secrets of horror and special effects make-up to fool your friends and scare your family silly! Create a character inspired by popular film and TV icons then work with a NIDA expert to create a make-up design for your character that includes fake blood, bruises and blisters galore!

Course components

  • Technique: Learn fundamental make:up application techniques for screen.
  • Design: develop a simple make:up design for a character of your own choosing.
  • Effects: Learn how to create ‘fake blood’ and apply make up to create effects such as bruises and wounds.

Important information

  • Please read our Cancellation and Transfer Policy.
  • Flights and Accommodation: From time to time we may need to cancel an advertised course. Before booking flights and accommodation for travel to attend a NIDA Open course, please contact the NIDA Open office to confirm if your course will proceed as planned. NIDA does not accept liability for any associated costs of attendance or cancellation.
  • Please ensure that you have given a valid email and mobile number as any course changes will be communicated via email or sms.
  • Please wear comfortable clothing you can move in for all drama and performance related courses. Clothing that restricts movement is inappropriate.
  • Please wear closed-in shoes. Shoes may be removed in the rehearsal room on the direction of the class tutor.
  • Participants must provide their own lunch, including snacks and drinks.
  • Children attending primary school grade equivalent holiday courses must be signed in and out by a parent or guardian.
  • NIDA staff will supervise students in courses for Grades 3–6 and Grades 7–10 in their breaks. These students will not be permitted to leave the advertised venue without parental permission.
  • If you are running late to collect your child, please call NIDA reception on 02 9697 7600. NIDA will only provide supervision during advertised course times.

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