Ever thought about doing a fun and creative costume or special fx makeup course? At BODYFX, we are the costume makeup experts and run multiple costume or sfx makeup courses in Auckland and Wellington in New Zealand. Extend your artistic skills and enjoy getting creative in these fun workshops where anyone can get involved.
Learn from a professional tutor with extensive experience in running costume makeup courses in either Auckland Yolanda Bartram, Principle Artist and Director of BodyFX has over 20 years experience in the body art and costume makeup industry across film and TV.
We offer a range of different costume and sfx makeup courses so you can choose to learn a specific skill. Our range of special effects courses are designed to suit various interests, such as Face Painting Intro Workshop, FX- Zombie School, Sugar Skulls & Body Art and Trauma & FX Workshop.
Face Painting Intro Workshop
Whether you’re an artist, a kindergarten teacher or a parent who wants to learn face painting to entertain your kids, this fun and affordable workshop is for you! Learn easy designs that are simple to make and become an expert. Be taught by a professional face painting artist with over 20 years’ experience in the field.
Trauma & FX Workshop
Ever wondered how stage and TV make scars and wounds look so realistic? Learn how to professionally create these looks yourself in our Trauma & Moulage Workshop. You will work with materials to create Latex burns, Gel FX wounds and silicone bullet wounds to learn FX makeup techniques.
At BODYFX Shop, we have everything you could possibly need for your next theatrical costume. At affordable prices, our easily accessible products are available to buy online, so you can browse through our extensive range of NZ costume makeup.
Whether you are looking to buy costume, theatrical or special effects (SFX) make up, we have a range of face paint, special FX and cosplay materials to make your next costume stand out from the crowd. As the one stop shop for all things related to body art, makeup, special FX and face painting, we are the experts.
Our products are carefully designed to create specific costume makeup looks. With products across multiple niche areas, it is likely you will find what you are looking for! Our bio glitter is suited to dry, water-based and oil-based applications and is a great alternative to conventional glitter as it is biodegradable and environmentally friendly. We also have a wide range of Halloween makeup available online, with everything from foam latex prosthetics for characters such as a cartoon mouse, devil or Frankenstein to baroque masks and swirl covers. View our Gallery to see images of the varied and exciting costume looks we have helped create with our amazing products. From Halloween make up to special events and kids face painting, our products are diverse and of the highest quality so you can achieve the professional results you are after. We also provide workshops and courses such as sfx make up courses in Auckland so you can learn more about the application of theatrical and stage makeup.
BODYFX is a family owned business, so we are passionate about our products. Artists Yolanda, Nicole, Myrtha and Jules all have artistic backgrounds and are happy to help you or provide professional makeup advice for your next project. Since our inception in 2001, BODYFX have had extensive experience in providing high quality make-up products for both individuals and creative companies. We pride ourselves on always providing the best level of customer service and strive to help our clients achieve their costume vision!For any queries please contact us today by calling 0800 26 39 39 (0800 BODYFX). We are happy to collaborate with you on your next project, no matter how big or small. If you would like to come in and see our products for yourself, we also have a retail store you can visit at 607 New North Road, Morningside, Auckland.