Discover our range of hair & makeup courses for makeup artists, educators, makeup trainees & students
THE JT MAKEUP STUDIO COURSES
At the JT Makeup Studios we can offer training courses with Industry Specialists who are also established Educators. We believe the secret to success is having the right mindset, skills and confidence. Our selection of courses are offered at a beginner level through to advanced top up courses for established makeup artists. To offer more support to Students, Trainees, Makeup Lecturers and Freelance Makeup Artists we have introduced the JT Makeup Creative Hub Membership plus Industry Masterclass Days which are offered twice a year.
Our expert knowledge, guidance, techniques and products are up to date in an ever changing industry.
There are detailed Fact Sheets for all the courses if you would like more information and to book, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. Course bookings are only confirmed once payment or a deposit has been made, you will be sent a Confirmation Form with details of your course.
As we are currently reopening post Cover-19 we have smaller classes & have introduced a new safe social distancing policy for Millside House
BODY PAINTING - 2 DAY COURSE - £200.00
Define your creative style on the introduction to the art of body painting.
Explore a range of application techniques to include:
Texture build up
Abstract, pattern and linea detail
This is an artistic course structured to offer technical skills incorporating a series of hands on exercises to build up new techniques. Additionally knowledge of costings, time allocations for filming or commercial events plus planning for large scale designs are built into the course.
A wide range of products are available to use and test during the course and all students will receive a Body Painting work book. A set of Body Painting Brushes are available to purchase with a student discount.
Course Times: 10.00am - 4.00pm
Tues 8/12/20 & Wed 9/12/20
Sat 24/5/21 & Sun 25/5/21
PERIOD HAIR - DANIEL PHILLIPS - 4 DAYS - £600.00
This is a Specialist Period Hair Course with Daniel Phillips. This is designed to introduce you to new formations, research and to explore a wide variety of technique that Daniel uses in period film productions. For the first 3 sessions there will be demonstrations, taught delivery & attendee practice sessions. The practice sessions will be on block heads for days 1-3 & these will be intensive working sessions from 9am - 6pm.
On Day 4 attendees will recreate hair & makeup selecting an era of their choice on a model. Please note as this is a unique course there are only 6 places for this course.
This course includes:
Victorian Era - Apollo Knots
Edwardian - The Gibson Girl
1940's - Hollywood Glamour
Assessment Day working on a model to recreate a period hair & makeup
For more information & details of how to book please email
Time: 9.00am - 6.00pm
next course 2021
THE BUSINESS OF MAKEUP - 2 DAY COURSE - £150.00
The makeup industry provides opportunities to work creatively however building up and maintaining a career that is sustainable can be tricky. The business side requires fundamental skills plus knowledge to effectively run in an organised manner. You need established systems that enable you to set and achieve clear goals incorporating techniques to establish your personal branding and identity. This course is generated for trainee makeup artists starting out in all areas of the makeup industry or established artists seeking direction for new ventures.
Seminar structure with work sheets, powerpoint presentations and role play
Increasing your visibility, productivity while establishing contacts and maintaining them
Industry review, research skills plus branding to create your own personal signature style
Goal setting, planning, Income tax, self-employment, invoices, portfolio and website structure
Pricing, income streams, PPP system, social networking and kit building techniques
Strengthening relationships with the makeup community
Time: 10.00am - 3.00pm
Sat 10/10/20 & Sun 11/10/20
Sat 14/11/20 & Sun 15/11/20
YOUNG CREATIVES MAKEUP WORKSHOP - £50.00
This is a one day course aimed at 14 - 17 year olds who have a keen interest and may wish to study further for a career in makeup. The course runs from 1pm - 4pm per session.
These one day courses offer an introduction to makeup techniques & will focus on the work of the Makeup Artist working in the film, fashion & theatre industries. The sessions include:
Film Makeup - Cuts & Bruises
Theatre Makeup - Clowns
Fashion Makeup - Sugar Skulls
For more information about this course & to book a place please email
Mon 26/10/20 - Cuts & Bruises
Tues 27/10/20 - Clown Makeup
INTRODUCTION TO AFRO HAIR - £495.00
This is a 3 day Introductory Course aimed at new entrants & trainee makeup artists in the film & television industries. This course is taught by Joy Djadi an experienced senior lecturer & consultant in all areas of Hairdressing including African & Caribbean Hair.
Hair Types - Textured hair & correct use of tools
The use of heated products & protective technique
The science of curly to curly to afro hair
Blow drying techniques
Days 2 & 3
Plaiting & cane rows
Two stranded twists
Attaching weft to cane rows
Adding & styling extensions
There is an equipment list for this course that you will need to purchase prior to the course.
A set of Afro hair products will be included in the course price for you to take away with you afterwards.
Class sizes will be small & the delivery of this introductory course will be on block heads.
For more information & to book a place on this course please email email@example.com. Please note this is a popular course & places will book up quickly.
Fri 23/10, Sat 24/10 & Sun 25/10/20
Fri 27/11, Sat 28/11 & Sun 29/11/20
FASHION HAIR & MAKEUP - 6 WK COURSE - £5,000.00
Establish foundation skills in hair and makeup with a variety of technique and learning systems to develop a style of creativity while defining the areas of the makeup industry you wish to work in.
This course is aimed at a beginner level and sessions comprise of demonstrations, group work, seminars, discussion and technical skills building.
This is an intensive course offering fundamental training in hair and makeup with the skills required for the beauty, bridal and fashion industries. You will be given daily feedback and goal setting targets each week to encourage you to work on specific areas. Open your mind to new techniques and approaches to hair and makeup styling. There is a wide variety of makeup, hair products and equipment to experiment with. You will work towards two assessments on the course with the final day comprising of a photographic shoot.
Students will receive their own Hair and Makeup Kit as a part of the course plus a training book and a Makeup Directory.
6 week programme offering the fundamentals of hair and makeup
Intensive training for the fashion, bridal and beauty industries
6 modules of study
Two practical assessments
Photographic Shoot on the final day
Business of Makeup session
Sessions comprise of demonstrations, research, Q&A and practice
Wide selection of productions and equipment for use during sessions
Hair and Makeup Kit included
Time: 10.00am - 5.00pm
Places can be reserved with a £500.00 deposit email for details
The remainder must then be paid in full 5 weeks before the start of the course but an instalment plan can be arranged. Please email for more information on how to book a place on this course..
Mon 15/2/21 - Fri 26/3/21
Mon 7/6/21 - Fri 16/7/21
Mon 1/11/21 - Fri 10/12/21
TRAINEE BOOT CAMP - 6 DAYS - £800.00
This an intensive course aimed at graduates who have completed full training on a course in hair and makeup wishing to enter into the Film and Television Makeup Industries. This course offers a unique opportunity to recap skills, accuracy and build speed while working to set time limits within the scenario of a Crowd Room simulation. Through a variety of set briefs from a selection of productions the Boot Camp team will create a range of characters on a daily basis. This will incorporate period hair, period makeup, bald caps, postiche work, laying on hair plus a test day to establish creative characters.
Day 1: Character analysis, script breakdown, continuity records, call sheet instructions, trainee expectations, practical session based on Light Entertainment Hair and Makeup
Day 2: Period Hair and Makeup incorporating 1920's Male and female
Day 3: Period Hair and Makeup with casualty effects working to set designs, call sheet times and recreating a series of designs based on the 1940's era.
Day 4: Fittings for Creative Hair and Makeup designs, working as a team to recreate a series of fantasy characters.
Day 5: Business of Makeup Seminar & prep day for photographic shoot
Day 6: Photographic Shoot Day and feedback session
Places can be reserved with a £100.00 deposit. Please email for more details & information on how to book.
Following booking with an initial deposit, the remainder must then be paid in full 2 weeks before the start of the course.
Mon 4/1/21 - Sat 9/1/21
Mon 19/7/21 - 23/6/21
Over 3 weekends
Sat 4/9, Sat 11/9, Sat 18/9/21
Sun 5/9, Sun 12/9, Sun 19/9/21
SPECIALIST MAKEUP MASTERCLASS - 2 DAYS £300.00
The specialist makeup masterclasses will be taught by industry specialists and will include one days tuition: