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CANCELED EV_P: Trauma Makeup Effects

  • 14 Oct 2023
  • 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Nova Labs (Classroom 2), 3850 Jermantown Rd, Fairfax, VA 22030
  • 8


Are you fascinated by the world of special effects makeup and its applications in creating life-like injuries and wounds? This calass introduces you to the art of moulage, The skillful use of special effects makeup techniques to simulate injuries and wounds for various purposes, including healthcare training, emergency response drills, and theatrical productions.

Class covers essential techniques, safety considerations, and practical applications, including creating realistic bruises, abrasions, lacerations, and minor embedded objects.

Course Objectives: By the end of this course, makers will:

  • Understand the Purpose of Moulage: Gain insight into the significance of moulage in creating realistic scenarios for healthcare professionals, emergency responders, and the entertainment industry.

  • Master Moulage Fundamentals: Acquire essential skills in applying makeup, to create authentic-looking injuries and wounds.

  • Ensure Health and Safety: Learn the importance of hygiene, safety protocols, and responsible material usage when working with moulage.

  • Enhance Realism Over Time: Understand how injuries change over time and adapt moulage techniques accordingly to accurately represent different stages of injuries.

  • Learn what materials are essential for a basic moulage kit.

Who Should Attend: Ideal for those interested in special effects makeup, healthcare professionals, emergency responders, aspiring makeup artists, theater enthusiasts, and anyone curious about the art and science of moulage

Prequisites: due to the graphic nature of this course registrations are limited to makers’ 18 and over.

Instructor: Elena Clark

Minimum registration: 4

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