"... The definitive text for all aspiring make-up artists. Published by Thomson Learning in association with HABIA, this ... book embraces all aspects of make-up and make-up artistry ... Students studying at S/NVQ Levels 2 and 3 ... This book contains ... thorough coverage of all mandatory units complimented by extensive information on make-up for fashion and photographic work, theatrical and media make-up and face and body painting methods, including temporary tattoos, airbrushing techniques and mendhi/henna skin decoration." -- Back cover.
A Complete Guide to Designing Cosplay Wigs, Makeup and Accessories
Author: Mina Petrovic
Cosplay lets you step out of your own skin and into someone else's shoes (or boots, or paws...). This beginner's guide helps you walk that walk with confidence in an awesome costume of your own creation. True to the cosplay spirit of collaboration, Cosplay Crash Course shares favorite tricks and techniques from some of the community's most imaginative artists. Step by step, you'll learn how to turn ordinary fabrics, inexpensive toys, easy-to-manipulate thermoplastics, wigs and other humble materials into original costumes you'll wear with pride. Whether you're making fabulous feathers, metallic armor, wicked horns, lifelike claws or form-fitting boots, this book puts it all within your reach. You'll even learn awesome hair and makeup effects to complete the look. Use this inside advice to fast-forward through years of trial and error; learn to select the best fabrics and adhesives and to make practical choices for comfort and wearability. Armed with the know-how in these pages and a spirit of adventure, who will you become? Everything you need to dress your part! • 25+ step-by-step projects for creating authentic-looking props, costumes and accessories • Easy techniques and clever shortcuts from nine international cosplay artists • How to manipulate wigs, extensions and your own hair to create unique and expressive looks • Awesome makeup effects, from tattoos and zombie bites to tricks for making faces appear more feminine or masculine • Bonus tips for striking a pose and snapping dynamic, in-character photos
The acclaimed follow-up to one of the most widely heralded special effects makeup tutorial books ever published. A Complete Guide to Special Effects Makeup Volume 2 incorporates a variety of supernatural and sci-fi character and creature designs, from zombies to dark fantasy, with step-by-step tutorials and materials guides, as well as an extended gallery section showcasing work by the best of the best!
Release on 2020-03-31 | by Tokyo SFX Makeup Workshop
Author: Tokyo SFX Makeup Workshop
Pubpsher: Titan Books
Category: Performing Arts
The next expert special effects makeup guide to all things gory, bloody, disgusting, and fantastic. Uncover the secrets of horror makeup in the third volume of the acclaimed special effects makeup series. Learn how to apply gory, realistic, and captivating scar and wound makeup from leading Japanese special effects makeup artists. Discover the hidden tricks behind special effects makeup, mask-making, and more.
Have you ever dreamed of turning your passion for makeup into a fun and rewarding career but aren't sure how to get started or what to expect? 'How To Be A Professional Makeup Artist' is not a step-by-step makeup application manual but a career guide that provides clarity on what it takes to become a professional makeup artist.You'll find answers to questions aspiring makeup artists have such as:• Is a license necessary to be a makeup artist?• How can I build a professional portfolio?• What types of education & training options do I have?• What types of industries need makeup artists?• What's in a professional makeup kit & how to build one in cost efficient ways.• And much more!Discover Exclusive Industry Insider Secrets that will show you:• How to avoid scams that target makeup artists.• Where to access world class training for FREE with our 'Little Black Book of Celebrity Makeup Artists'.• How to get up to 40% discounts on professional makeup by popular brands like M.A.C., Smashbox, Urban Decay & many more.Packed with up to date advice and resources, How to be a Professional Makeup Artist gives you all the information you need to make your dreams a reality!
From the basics of distillation to the ingredients used, you will learn all of the basics of home wine making, starting with the wide array of ingredients available to you, including grapes and berries. You will learn everything required to start and operate a home winery.
Release on 2014-09-15 | by Editors of Cool Springs Press,North American Media Group
Complete Plans for Beautiful Backyard Building Projects
Author: Editors of Cool Springs Press,North American Media Group
Pubpsher: Cool Springs Press
Category: House & Home
See how easy it is to build your own backyard oasis. Outdoor carpentry projects using cedar, redwood, and pressure-treated pine are perfect for Do-It-Yourselfers of all skill levels, since the materials are easy to work with, and the results are rewarding. Enjoy outdoor furnishings you can create yourself. Items made with quality materials last much longer and cost less, in the long run, than off-the-shelf items. With classic swings for kids and adults, arbors for gardeners and even a table that folds, there's something in The Complete Guide to Outdoor Carpentry for everyone! Over three dozen projects are included, ranging from seating, entertaining, recreational and storage, to overheads and arbors. New projects, unique to this edition, include: 5-board bench, picnic table, folding table, outdoor occasional table, deck-railing planter, window box, Arts-and-Crafts mahogany gate, sheltered swing, outdoor serving cart, arbor and garden bridge. All the projects within this book can be built in a weekend with ordinary power hand tools and materials available at any local home center or hardware store. Each project has complete construction plans and directions for foolproof results--so jump right in and make your backyard unique!