DOWNEY - Downey Adult School's Makeup Academy will begin its 15-week Makeup Artistry Program on Monday.The program teaches student beauty makeup, glamour, and high-fashion makeup for film, TV and stage. Also covered in the course are old age, prosthetics, and character makeup techniques. Aside from class work, students can also take advantage of externships to see how movies and TV shows are made in Hollywood. Students who enroll in the course will receive a professional makeup kit from Academy Award-winning makeup artist Maurice Stein. Upon graduation, students will receive a professional portfolio of their work. The courses instructors are working celebrity makeup artists. The class is ideal for those looking to make a quick career change, school officials said. For registration information, call Downey Adult School at (562) 940-6200 or visit www.das.edu.
********** Published: April 24, 2009 - Volume 8 - Issue 1