One of the best reasons to take special effects makeup classes at Colleen O’Hara’s Beauty Academy is the practice students get. Almost every class has both a classroom section and a practical section. Students get an overview of color theory. They also work on how lighting for film and photography affect different skin types. They practice preparing the skin for camera makeup. Special FX make up classes hone so many different skills. So grads are ready to go into many different kinds of jobs.
Special FX Make up Classes Give Students Flexibility in their Work
Southern California’s theatre scene provides many opportunities for grads to put special effects makeup classes to use. Seasonal work is also available. The haunted houses at the area amusement parks offer plenty of work in October. Later on, in December, there are special holiday performances. These mean that makeup artists are in demand. For artists who work on developing as many skills as possible, spring means wedding season. Many brides like to have a makeup artist come to their home or hotel. The artist does the makeup of the whole bridal party. The makeup industry is highly competitive. COBA grads have training in marketing and sales, as well as beauty techniques. This means they are able to find good jobs. They learn to convince clients and employers of their skills. During their course, the develop a portfolio. This shows clients the kind of work the artist does.
Learn more about the makeup artist diploma at COBA.