Runway Makeup / From Concept to Design to Key Artist

If you've dreamed of the working in the creative, fast-paced, fashion world, this class will give you the knowledge, inspiration and confidence to make it into a reality.   This 3-day workshop gives students an in-depth view of the Runway industry from a seasoned makeup artist's perspective.  Learn what goes on backstage at the shows, and how to become part of a makeup team for both local and major Fashion Weeks as well as other designer shows throughout the year.  Why stop there?!  Students will also discover exactly what it takes to become a 'Key' Makeup Artist that meets with designers and creates the actual looks that are seen on the catwalk.  Discover how to interpret the designers collection into a vision for the perfect makeup look.


If that's something you'd like to achieve, The information covered in this class is invaluable.


Learn how Donna Mee’s graduate, Lavonne Anthony landed bookings on the team of legendary makeup artist, Pat McGrath to work New York and Paris Fashion Week.   This workshop is taught by both Donna and Lavonne as they each bring a wealth of knowledge on the runway industry.  Donna worked backstage at Fashion Week LA as well as Fashion Week New York with Makeup Artist icon, Kevyn Aucoin.  And Lavonne brings her expereince working on Pat McGraths team and has worked with designers Betsey Johnson, Givenchy, Lanvin, Louis Vuitton, Perry Ellis, Versace and dozens more.  Lavonne as also worked on iconic supermodels such as Naomi Campbell, Amber Valetta and Alek Wek.

Students will watch and experience makeup demos, up close and personal of the actual makeup looks done for the for Louis Vuitton & Lanvin in ParisDuring the hands-on portions of the workshop, artists will replicate the looks Pat McGrath designed especially for the world famous designers.  Depending on speed, students will create up to four makeup looks during the workshop.  In addition, the students will actually learn how to decipher designer collections to literally create runway makeup looks as well as learn how to pitch their visions to designers.  Instructor advice and feedback will be given throughout the hands-on portions and charting exercises of the class enabling artists to improve creative skills and overall makeup applications.                                                                                                                                                   

This workshop is 3-Days / 15hrs / Mon – Wed / 5 – 10pm  

$695 plus $30 registration

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This workshop is 3-Days / 15hrs / Mon – Wed / 5 – 10pm  

$595 plus $30 registration

May 11 - 13, 2015