Become a Highly-Competent FX Makeup Artist

Become a Professional FX Makeup Artist 

Special FX Makeup Diploma Program

At Artists Within, we know the importance of having a diverse portfolio and large range of skills to offer when applying for jobs in the hair and makeup industry. Our vast experience with advanced makeup, hair design, and fashion styling has enabled us to develop a special FX makeup program that will increase your employment opportunities. With attention being given to every detail of our special FX makeup program, our goal to make you a talented, industry-ready special FX artist.

Since 2003, Artists Within has been an accredited in-person academy. We are the only academy that offers fully accredited hair, makeup, and fashion styling diploma programs, as well as the only makeup artist academy to offer government sponsored student loan assistance and ITEC certification.

Take Your Skills to the Next Level with an FX Makeup Diploma

Why Choose Artists Within's Special FX Makeup Program?

If you are looking to add to your resume, then our special FX artist program might be exactly what you need to diversify your portfolio. Available only as a full time course (12 weeks), our special FX makeup diploma program is aimed at makeup artists who want to learn to be more creative, take their work to the next level, and be able to think outside the box. You will have the opportunity to learn everything from the most basic techniques to the more advanced techniques like realistic aging. Upon completion of this course you will not only be awarded your FX makeup diploma but will have what it takes to be an employable, well-rounded and competent special FX makeup artist.

While working towards your FX makeup diploma, you will learn about the following topics:

  • Cuts, bruises, gashes, scrapes & scars
  • Corpsing
  • Illnesses and major wounds
  • Makeup breakdown
  • Character development/script breakdowns
  • Temporary tattoos & tattoo covering
  • Realistic aging
  • Hair-laying
  • Theatrical work
  • Portfolio development
  • Bald caps
  • Basic prosthetic applications
  • One professional photo shoot
 Increase Your Hiring Potential with Our Special FX Makeup Diploma Program

All students registering for our special FX makeup diploma program must have a already obtained a makeup artistry diploma and airbrush certificate, or have equivalent experience. (Please inquire for alternate entry requirements if you do not meet the specified prerequisites.)

Pricing (All pricing is in Canadian Dollars)

FX Makeup Diploma Program Tuition - $3995 (No GST charged on Diploma Programs)
Pro Makeup Kit Fee - $1195 +GST
Total - $5249.75
Deposit - $500 (This is subtracted from your tuition and due at time of registration to hold your spot. The balance of fees are due the first day of class)

Take the next step in your career by registering for our special FX makeup diploma program today.

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