Fashion Makeup Artist Program

Become a Fashion makeup artist

#Ultimate fashion booster
#Editorial & catwalk makeup
#Real life tips & tricks

6 months
9:00am - 1:45pmTuesday through Thursday

The ultimate fashion booster which will provide you with absolutely everything you need to know as a makeup artist in the fashion industry. 


6-month long  program designed to lead you from absolute basics to an advanced level of training to develop technical and creative skills to a professional level, create an industry-relevant portfolio, master the career skills and get the insider’s insight into one of the most demanding creative industries to work in.

Program starts September 2018Apply today and save 250.00 €! Early bird pricing expires March 15th, 2018

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Who is it for

The program is ideal for those interested in fashion, catwalk shows, editorial shoots, advertising campaigns, the music business, and the bridal industry.

It is suitable for absolute beginners and no previous experience is required. You’ll establish strong technical skills in every area of fashion makeup artistry, learn how to push your creative boundaries and master the career skills to begin your professional path.

The Ultimate Fashion Makeup Artist Program offers an unrivalled opportunity to learn from expert tutors and gain insights in job-like experiences.


Your year ahead

Over 6 months, you will attend 450 hours in person learning with industry experts, who will guide you through academically structured term times, allowing you extended practicing hours concentrate on developing skills and accuracy in each area of your study.

Throughout the program you will be assessed in practical assignments, create work for your portfolio, meet a team of creatives, photographers, hair stylists, fashion stylists and models, work with a personal coach, and get access to exclusive opportunities on your journey of learning and professional development. You will learn the techniques and gain the skills that are expected within the industry by Fashion Makeup Artists.

Upon completion, you’ll be ready to begin your professional career. Diploma from this program qualifies you to apply for our student work placement and Free Aftercare classes.

Learn the Fundamentals of Fashion makeup

Photo Mimi Antolovic
MakeupTina Andrejevic

Mastering the art of beauty makeup is an essential skill to learn, no matter what medium or industry you’ll choose. To help you get ahead in a crowded industry, we have designed your makeup training in such a way that you can truly emphasise the skills and attention to detail required for beauty makeup application.

After you learn all the basic corrective makeup techniques, you’ll upgrade your knowledge with subjects which will allow you to achieve a wider range of skills and techniques in becoming a professional makeup artist.


Learn to think out of the box

Makeup Kristina Pavlov

This program will help you unleash your creativity and learn how to do more than just great makeup. We’ll take a deep dive into the creative process, show you how to use your imagination for creating innovative images, giving you insight into the importance of research and knowledge on how to translate your ideas through conceptual thinking, enhancing your skills further, and designing the concepts that your clients will love.

Project work

Photo Saša Hes

Throughout the 6 months of your program you’ll be assessed in practical assignments and projects, to learn how to be able to respond to real industry briefs. You’ll gain insight into what it takes to be Fashion Makeup Artist, how to make your ultimate breakthrough, how to develop ideas and keep yourself inspired and how to find your own style. The project work will challenge you in different areas, so you’ll be able to understand what parts of yourself you need to develop.

Editorial & photography makeup

Makeup Kristina Pavlov

What’s expected when it comes to photography and editorial images? You’ll learn the logistics of photo shooting, collaboration with a photographer and other creatives on the set, how to create great editorial looks, respond to a brief, create mood boards, start the creative process and deliver finished results. The opportunity to talk and work with photographers, models and creative directors will uncover the technicals concerning on-set lighting and the main differences makeup artist should be aware of while working in colour or B&W photography.

Catwalk runway

Photo Bardo's Archive
ProjectPhillips Fashion Week
MakeupBardo's students

Not only will you learn the creative process, you’ll also learn how to respond to a job-like project, taking into consideration everything you’ve learned till now and get an insight into the process, from brief, mood board, and ideas to fittings, executing runway looks backstage and even behaviour. The opportunity to talk and work with a fashion designer will uncover the truth about what makes the designer choose one makeup artist over another and how to cooperate in order to deliver what is expected from a lead makeup artist.

Advertising jobs

Photo Petra Katanic
Makeup Agnes Krown
Production Emma Wendt & Agnes Krown
ModelMatthew @NewGeneration Models Amsterdam

Advertising has a different set of responsibilities for a makeup artist. Creating images is not enough to stand out. You need to learn the commercial skills which will sell the product. Learn how the role of makeup artist contributes to this, who makes the final decision, how to balance your style with the values of the client, what the commercial brief means and how to respond to it, how to design the look and how to execute it. You’ll work on a series of looks alongside research into the client.

Your first real steps

PhotoKristina's Archive

In this module you’ll be working on your career development. How to get experience, learn your craft and advance your career. What exactly is expected from you. How you really get booked. Which tools of the trade you need to develop. How to lead your team and be responsible for every decision you’ll make. How to find an agency and how to work with them. How to get the jobs you want and set your career plan. Hear and learn directly from makeup artists who have already been there.

Portfolio Boot Camp

PhotoBardo's Archive

Collaborating with a team of creatives is crucial to progress as a makeup artist. No one succeeds alone in this industry. That’s why we focus on helping you make the connections you need to strengthen your portfolio, learn how to work together and blend your vision, get the creative confidence to approach others and start creating amazing work. Your programme will end with an extraordinary event, where you’ll be able to experience an incredible week of team work, networking and creativity. You’ll receive feedback from expert tutors committed to helping you push your boundaries as a creative, and learn how to get noticed for all the right reasons.

Your months aheadWhat will you get

Learn from industry experts.

Get the insider's insight.

Curriculums by industry standards.

Lectures, demonstrations & hands-on.

Personal support & feedback.

Mentoring sessions.

Free Aftercare service.

Ongoing education

Guidance and portfolio reviews.

Set your career goals.

Collaborate and get noticed.

Portfolio Boot camps.

Download the SyllabusGet the full breakdown of what happens in this program

Financing optionsFund your

Choose from full or part time year-long* professional programs that are designed by industry standards to provide comprehensive training.

Pay by payment plan
16 months
x 325.00 €
Total price = 5,200.00 €
One time payment
Pay in full
5.000,00 €
and save 200.00 €
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Early Bird
4,750.00 €
ends 15th of March 2018

Program starts September 2018Apply today and save 250.00 €! Early bird pricing expires March 15th, 2018

Apply now

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