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Artists Within Makeup Academy: Calgary Special Effects Makeup School

Artists Within is the first school in Calgary dedicated to instructing aspiring movie makeup artists through top-notch special effects makeup classes. We turn aspiring young makeup- and fashion-enthused individuals into professional film makeup artists and fashion designers.

Why Artists Within Makeup Academy as Your Movie Makeup School?

As one of the best theatrical makeup schools in Canada, the instructors of Artists Within Makeup Academy are highly skilled industry experts including the founder and director, Tara Anand. Tara has 20 years of experience in the fashion industry with appearances in Marie Claire, Allure, Flare, Chatelaine, Canadian Living and much more. Before starting her Calgary film makeup school, she had already worked with numerous personalities, fashion shows, commercials and fashion television slots.

Superior Special Effects Makeup Courses at Artists Within, a Leader in Movie Makeup Schools

Artists Within is not only a cinema makeup school but also a popular modeling agencyartist management company and Alberta's only makeup artistry school to offer accredited diploma programs in Makeup and Hair Design. This enables us to stay on the cutting edge of the fashion and makeup world to bring you the best in our special effects make-up courses. As soon as you graduate from one of our theatrical makeup classes, you'll receive exclusive access to our active job board that offers available makeup artist gigs in Calgary.


Makeup Kits and Cosmetics for Our Special Effects Makeup Course

Since we specialize in theatrical makeup courses and fashion, we decided to come out with our own line of makeup. With the help of our experienced stylists, we've developed our own specialized makeup kits for makeup professionals that are ideal for our theatre makeup courses. Students of our theatrical makeup course receive discounts so be sure to ask us about this when you apply.

Add to your skillset by registering for our special FX makeup course today!

**Please note that Artists Within runs both an in-person academy in Calgary AND a separate online academy with courses that are offered entirely online.

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Artists Within Makeup Academy
#306, 822 11th Ave. S.W. Calgary, AB T2R 0E5
Phone: 403.208.0034
Insta: @artistwithinmakeupacadmey