Workshops

WowFX offers custom made and personalized makeup workshops to suit any level of skill.

All Workshops and lessons are conducted by Director and Head artist of WowFX-Danielle Ruth. Danielle enjoys teaching and sharing her knowledge in makeup artistry with others. Many of her students have gone on to have careers in Film, TV and create various celebrity makeups.
Learn to create film quality prosthetics, props and sfx to scare your family or learn to create your favorite glamour makeups from the red carpet and provide that perfecting finish.

Danielle is a certified make-up trainer located in Melbourne with over 7 years sharing her love for art. 
Danielle is the head trainer at AACM- Academy Of Cinemagraphic Makeup in West Melbourne. She has also educated makeup artists at Chisholm Institute of Tafe, Australian Academy of Makeup, National Academy Of Beauty and was invited to present a sfx workshop at Hunter Tafe in NSW.
Danielle runs workshops for private individuals catering for all their needs.

Workshops and lessons will include the provision of notes of all theory being covered and plenty of practical work.

2018 Workshops
- Prosthetic injury makeup
Learn how to sculpt, mould and fabricate a small injury design that can be used for all your sfx needs
Materials are included in the fee

- Prosthetic nose creation and application- 5 days
(Models required on day #1 and day #5 for 3 hours)

Learn how to nosecast in alginate, sculpt, mould and fabricate a new nose. 
This workshop focuses on OHS, Creative thinking, practical work and plenty of theory in order to understand how our prosthetic will transfer on a HD film camera.
We look at facial structure and the use of basic sfx techniques to age and alter the appearance.
Materials are included in the fee
 

-Full headcasting demonstration- Half day
If you are already in the makeup industry and want to learn how we create a full head cast to design prosthetics off then this demo will be perfect for you.
Watch an interactive demonstration that will show you the safe and professional way to create a full head facecast using correct materials.
This is step #1 of all prosthetic makeup and mask creation
Watch how to care for your models safety and comfort

-Various glamour makeup techniques- 1 day
Danielle will take you through skincare, brushes, application techniques, products and answer any questions you may have whilst applying the makeup look.
This workshop includes light refreshments and nibbles
A great Idea for Birthdays, work functions, hens parties

Many more fun and informative workshops will be posted later throughout the year.......