Makeup: Airbrush for Film, Tv and HD

Airbrush make-up is an efficient alternative to traditional make-up and the make-up technique of choice in high-definition TV. Learn hands-on from the experts, looking at both the artist’s interpretation and the professional techniques of airbrush make-up, hair, nail art and body art.

This course is for experienced make-up artists looking to learn new skills or graduates intending to start work in make-up for film, TV, theatre or fashion.

COURSE OVERVIEW

Duration: 2 days, or private tuition
Hours: 10:00 - 17:00

Airbrush make-up is an efficient alternative to traditional make-up and the make-up technique of choice in high-definition TV. This course is for experienced make-up artists looking to learn new skills or graduates intending to start work in make-up for film, TV, theatre or fashion. Our hands-on training covers both the artist’s interpretation and the professional techniques of airbrush make-up, hair, nail art and body art. You cover everything from how to clean the kit and Health & Safety to stencilling and body art. You leave with a photographic record of your work on the course. All tutors are highly experienced professional make-up artists.

  • Gain a comprehensive and practical overview of airbrush make-up techniques
  • Detailed demonstration and practice of the use of airbrushing equipment, as well as cleaning, maintenance and safety procedures
  • Airbrushing uses no sponges or powder puffs and it is hygienic, long-lasting, rub- and water-resistant, yet is simple to remove
  • Achieve a lightweight, natural look and the make-up application covers: foundations, transparent versus opaque look, shading and highlighting
  • Practise the use of airbrushing equipment, cleaning, maintenance and Health & Safety
  • Airbrushing techniques include: freehand and stencil, body art (washable tattoos and tanning), nail & hair art (hair adornments and colouration), glamour cosmetics and special effects
  • Individually, you work with live models under the guidance of an experienced tutor and perfect all airbrushing techniques
  • Your week culminates in an individual project on a model and photographic session for your portfolio
  • Work in small groups with excellent tutor-to-student ratios: typically, there are 4 students to a tutor
  • Airbrush equipment and materials are provided; however, you need to arrange for a live model on certain days of the course
  • Learn in a film school environment where you can expand your contacts and collaborate with students from all courses as well as via LFA Filmmaker's Club
ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Entry Criteria:

  • All applicants must be fluent in English (English Language level: IELTS 6.0 or equivalent)
  • Minimum age 18

VISA REQUIREMENTS
All international students from outside the EEA (non-EU countries) must obtain a Short-Term Study Visa to enter the UK. The UK government has introduced a Points Based System for Immigration that has several ‘Tiers’ (the Student Tier, Tier 4came into force on 31 March 2009). 

You can check if you need a visa by visiting the UK BORDER AGENCY website. You can also check with the British Embassy or Consulate in your own country or, if there is not one where you live, in a neighbouring country.

Visa applications can be a lengthy process and therefore it is advisable to apply well in advance of your planned trip.

SHORT TERM STUDY VISA
For students studying on a course of 6 months or less (i.e. LFA Certificates, Foundations and Specialised courses)

STEP 1 - Application

Submit your Application Form 

STEP 2 – Course Fees
Your letter of acceptance, which you need in order to apply for your student visitor visa, can only be issued once you have met all of the admissions criteria for the course you are applying for and we have received your full course fees.

STEP 3 – Acceptance

Once we’ve received your full course fees we can issue you with a letter of acceptance, which you can use to apply for your student visitor visa. In order to issue your letter of acceptance we will require:

  1.  A scanned copy or high quality photograph of your passport
  2. Your passport number
  3. Your name as it appears on your passport
  4. Your nationality
  5. Your home address
  6. The address you will be staying whilst studying in the UK

NB: Do not travel to the UK if you wish to study without first obtaining the correct student visa. If you enter the UK under a short-term study visa or the incorrect student visa, you will not be able to switch this to the relevant visa without first returning to your home country.

London Film Academy has been reviewed by QAA (Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education) for Educational Oversight.

 

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Alternatively please call us on +44 (0) 20 7386 7711 or email us info@londonfilmacademy.com for more information.