Introduction to Make-up Artistry

The ultimate introduction course for people with a passion for make-up, hoping to transform a hobby into a career. Study essential skills practised by professional make-up artists, and master specialist styles and trends, including bridal, evening, modern and vintage.

Course Schedule

Part Time

5 Saturdays or Sundays – 10:00 to 17:00

Course Duration

5 Day

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Course Overview

The ultimate introduction course for people with a passion for make-up, hoping to transform a hobby into a career. Study essential skills practised by professional make-up artists, and master specialist styles and trends, including bridal, evening, vintage inspiration with a modern twist.

All students on this course will receive the following;

GlamCandy certificate ABT accredited
GlamCandy t-shirt
GlamCandy tote bag
GlamCandy landyard
GlamCandy wrist band
GlamCandy 13 piece brush set
GlamCandy brush belt
GlamCandy clear kit bag
1 x Stacey Marie Carnival Palette
3 x Kryolan Vita Color Foundations
3 x Revolution Conceal & Define Concealer
1 x HD Brows Brow Palette

Start Dates

2021 Course Dates

Ed Edinburgh
June 5

Ed Edinburgh
June 6

Du Dunfermline
June 5

Du Dunfermline
June 6

Ab Aberdeen
June 5

Ab Aberdeen
June 6

Gl Glasgow
June 5

Gl Glasgow
June 6

What's Included

Students receive the following items on this course:

**Some of these items may change for each intake depending on which products which are on trend at the time of your course starting.

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Course Content

  • Colour theory
  • Face shape: eyes, lips, brows
  • Skin types and preparation
  • Product knowledge and hygiene
  • Mastering the use of make-up brushes
  • Foundation types/colour matching
  • Client consultations and face chart design
  • Bridal basics
  • Modern bride
  • Vintage make-up: 20’s, 40’s
  • Evening make-up
  • Smoky eye techniques
  • Facial shaping
  • Contouring & highlighting
  • Brow shaping with powders and gels

Locations

This course is available at the following college locations:

We also run this course from Glasgow & Inverness and we will soon be taking advance bookings for our newest location Dundee. If you wish to find out dates of our next Introduction to Makeup Artistry Course near you then complete the form below.

Tutors

The following tutors will teach on this course

Amanda McCarthy
Head of Education
Karen Bowen
Senior Makeup Artist & Lead Tutor
Paulina Siembor
Senior Makeup Artist & Lead Tutor
Rachael Melrose
Senior Makeup Artist & Lead Tutor
Vicky Cameron
Senior Makeup Artist & Lead Tutor
Holly Martin
Makeup Artist & Tutor
Danielle Dickson
Makeup Artist & Tutor

Employment

What type of jobs can I get on completion?

– Working for cosmetic brands
– Working in department stores / cosmetic counter work
– Studio makeup artist (beauty & party makeup)
– Wedding guest makeup artist
– Personal lesson teacher

Can I study more courses with GlamCandy

Many of our students have chosen to further their studies in other areas of makeup artistry. After completing our Introduction to Makeup Artistry Course course students study any of our other 5 day pro courses such as Bridal Make-upSFX, TV, Theatre & FilmGlamFashion & Editorial.

Can I enrol in the SQA HNC Fashion Makeup Course on completion of the Introduction Course?

Yes, all pro course students are welcome to apply for a space on our 6 month HNC Fashion Makeup course. Students can apply in any of our college locations of by completing the form here.

Payment Options

Flexible payment plans available up to 12 months. Or you can spread the cost further with one of our finance agreements up to 5 years. Once you have paid your deposit we will be in touch to discuss which payment options are most suitable to you.