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 or Wellington locations. 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.
FX- Zombie School
Create some seriously scary looks at our FX-Zombie School workshop! Learn how to easily transform yourself and your friends into terrifying zombies in this five-hour workshop. Working with FXpaste, latex, foam latex prosthetics and various fake bloods, clay and paint, learn all the special techniques to create a professional zombie look.
Sugar Skulls & Body Art
Learn intricate skills to create fun and creative body art including daisy chains, feathers, jewellery and tribal designs, which you will then apply to create a magnificent sugar skull. You will work with eyeshadows, prosthetics and multi-coloured face paints to create your final masterpiece.
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.