Special FX Make-up / Creating a Latex Half Mask

This is a great and Creative class that will teach the skills you need to create that special prostheses and make up for your own science fiction creature!
Working with your imagination and great professionals, you will learn the basic to create your own character.
    *Reminder:  Latex will be used in this class

This class will cover:

  • Makeup FX Application (casualty makeups/ cuts/ incisions/ etc..)
  • Silicone Application
  • Prosaide Transfer Application
  • Sculpture (Blocking techniques/Rough and Fine Details)
  • Mold Making
  • Casting
  • Painting
  • Finishing Techniques


Our instructor for this class, Carlos, has been working with FX make up for over 20 years. He specializes in designing and creating the most unique and highest-level makeup effects, creatures, prosthetics, human replicas, specialty props and gore effects.

His award-winning photo-realistic effects work ave been featured in many of today’s Hollywood bluckbusters, ground-breaking independent films, TV series, music videos and haunted attractions.

10 Weeks
Runs Saturdays, Apr 14 – Jun 16


Here are some real samples from our instructor’s studio: