Professional Crash Course: Prosthetics
By: CMS Digital Studios & Cinema Makeup School
Required Skill Level: Any
Study time: 5 Days
Class Type: 20 Pre-Recorded Videos
Materials Provided: Optional ($506)
Our Professional Crash Course: Prosthetics is all about prosthetics makeup valuable for working professionals but can still be taken by newcomers to the industry. Led by 42-year industry expert Michael Spatola. Spatola has worked on hundreds of movies & productions, but most notably Terminator 2, Predator 2, Iron Man 3 & more. He has also been Emmy nominated twice for the Outstanding Makeup Award.
And also, with support instructors Crista Llewellyn who is a SFX & Beauty Artist and Costume Designer with credits that include: Searching, In Full Bloom, Oscar's Hotel, Fight of the Living Dead, House of Demons, and Miss 2059. Specializes in: Prosthetics Application, Airbrushing, Injury FX, and Fabrication.
CMS Digital Studios, Inc. in association with Cinema Makeup School is dedicated to educating the next generation of makeup artists for the film, television, fashion, and entertainment industries. We aim to provide students with all of the skills needed to succeed as makeup artists and to give them a solid foundation for any job they seek. In addition to makeup techniques, CMS students are taught professionalism, ethics, business, and history.
About Professional Crash Course: Prosthetics
Learn how to apply realistic prosthetics just like the monster & gore effects professionals in Hollywood!
Learn pros-aide transfers, gelatin, silicon, latex & foam prosthetics.
20 Pre- Recorded Video Lessons
5 Days of Teaching
Real World Examples
In Business Since 1993
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2-Time Emmy Nominated Instructor
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Mike's worked on all types of budgets and films from "Return of the Living Dead" to "Stargate" to "Terminator 2" to "Iron Man 3" and is probably best known for being the Make-up Effects Supervisor for a few seasons of HBO's "Tales From The Crypt." Before his "Hollywood" career, Mike cranked out monster make-ups, day in and day out at The Brigantine Castle- a 5 story haunted castle amusement in Brigantine, New Jersey. After 6 years of the haunted house business, it was time to move to Hollywood.
In 2014 she graduated from The Blush School of Makeup in San Francisco with a certificate in master makeup artistry. Shorty after, she returned to Los Angeles to work as a freelance artist. Crista currently focuses on set work, working freelance for independent films and new media, as well as teaching at Cinema Makeup School.
While her work ranges from beauty to SFX to costumes, her strengths lie in prosthetic application, airbrushing, injury FX, and fabrication. Some of her most notable works include Searching, In Full Bloom, Oscar’s Hotel, Fight of the Living Dead, House of Demons, and Miss 2059.