Make-up Design 101, Grades 11-12

Holiday course

Gather inspiration from your favourite characters as you design and apply make-up for the stage and screen. Identify the different techniques that professional make-up artists use in the application of special effects make-up and transform your class mates into incredibly realistic characters. Learn the tricks of the trade and see the magic of make-up unfold!

Course components

  • Learn professional make up application and safe removal techniques for the stage and screen.
  • Experiment with special effects make-up design and application.
  • Discover the trade secrets of physical transformation in the performing arts industry.


  • Experience applying make up for the stage and screen.
  • Awareness of industry best practice when applying special effects make up.
  • Increased ability to create make up designs and bring them to life.

Important information

  • Please read our Cancellation and Transfer Policy.
  • 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.
  • Students in courses for Grades 11–12 will not be supervised during breaks and are free to leave the venue at designated break times should they wish.
$340 $306 Limited inc GST
Make-up Design 101, Grades 11-12

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