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Are you looking to launch a career in Film and TV specialising in SFX Makeup? Investing in the right courses that develop your skills to get you on the right track is a good place to start!
Presenting Seventa Makeup Academy X Exilian Studios.
Seventa Makeup Academy has teamed up with Exilian Studios Ltd to deliver a range of beginners SFX Makeup Courses.
Taking an SFX Makeup Course by Seventa Makeup Academy X Exilian Studios will develop your talent and creativity; give you the drive and ability to be strong, powerful, confident and inspired; focussed on an independent career in SFX Makeup. Seventa Makeup Academy X Exilian Studios offer a personalised learning adventure that is a complete experience from start to future.
Whatever role you want to play in the competitive world of SFX Makeup, you can become the industry expert who dares to create with an SFX Makeup Course by Seventa Makeup Academy X Exilian Studios. Who better to train with "London's Training Academy Of The Year" and "Best New Business" East England & Regional London?
The classes we offer, cover beginners lessons for:
-Intro to Special Effects Make-Up
-Casualty Special Effects Make-Up
-Bald Cap Application
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Who Teaches Our Classes?
Our course leader, Ian Massa-Harris. Ian is a specialist in Prosthetics, SFX, Historical, Character and Theatrical Makeup. He started his career in theatre & fashion but his talent and passion sent him towards specialist makeup. His skill set includes: Lifecasting, Flat Moulding, Sculpting, Fibreglass Cores, Prosthetic Application, Airbrush, Body Painting, Body Art, Fashion, Character, SFX, Make-up Lead, Crowd Make-up, Basic Hair, Basic Wig Dressing, Theatre, Still Photography, TV, Ad-campaigns, Cat-walk, and Fashion Photography & Events.
Harris has worked with personalities to include, Sir Ian McEllen, Eleanor Bron, Samatha Bond, Alison Steadman, Imelda Staunton, HRH Princess Royal, Christopher Biggins, Gok Wan to mention but a few. He currently teaches & demos Media, SFX and Prosthetics to Degree, BTEC and City & Guilds levels (III, IV & V) at various colleges in the UK.
Ian frequently demos at trade shows such as IMATS & UMAe. He has worked for Mr Dashbo, Mehron UK & PS-Composites and is also a senior artist with Seventa Image. He recently joined Exilian Studios as a Makeup Designer and Senior Artist.
Ian is currently brand Ambassador for Mehron UK, a branch of Mehron Inc. He is sponsored by Mehron & Ben Nye through Treasure House of Makeup. Ian originally trained with Kryolan in Theatre & SFX and was mentored by the Ex Wig and Makeup Master of the Royal Opera House – Ron Freeman. Ian has also attained the following qualifications: BSc Hons, Dip Opera Performance, ENO Baylis Programme Knack, FHT Associate, City & Guilds III, ITEC III and Level 3 – Award in Education and Training (PLTS).