Ben Hardy: the make-up artist helps me get in character

Ben Hardy – The make-up artist helps me get in character Actor Ben Hardy says “the makeup artist helps me get in character” but not just because they make him look the part he’s about to play. The makeup team also helps him prepare and get in...

What makes a great make-up artist?

What Makes A Great Makeup Artist? We’ve been training people to be make-up artists for nearly 30 years. In that time we’ve learnt a lot about the job, the people and the industry. Essentially, we know what makes a great make-up artist. View Our Courses...

Brides, beauty and spreadsheets with make-up artist Elizabeth Rita

Make-up artist Elizabeth Rita is famed for her work across music, TV, editorial and advertising. Since graduating from Brushstroke, she’s worked hard putting her skills and talents to good use. She’s now built a really good career as a make-up (and hair)...

Barbering Skills are Vital for Make-Up Artists

“I was turned down for a make-up job the other day because I can’t do men’s hair or trim a beard!” This is a statement made by a freelance make-up artist to our barbering tutor, Richard Jones, while they were working at a London TV studio...