WORKSHOPS

ALL WORKSHOPS 1:00 PM-5:00 PM

Whether the artist's talent is applied to film, TV, editiorial or music videos, a hair and makeup artist's work and design must tell a complete story.  These unique and intensive workshops will guide you from basic to advanced skills, while revealing some of the most important strategies used by the best in the business to always be in demand.

Each workshop is tailored to fit your hair and makeup needs where you will enjoy true, hands-on experience in an intimate setting with the industry veteran of your choice.

In these workshops, you will not just learn how to improve your craft, but also discover what is expected of you personally by celebrities and the production itself so you may become an indispensable part of the hair and makeup industry.

(Space is limited. One workshop per attendee only.)

Vera Steimberg - The Art of Lashes, Lips, and Liners

 

Learn from the personal makeup artist to Zoe Saldana and Eddie Murphy. 

Vera will share invaluable information about perfecting that camera ready look for eyes, lips, and men's grooming all while imparting true insider knowledge on what it takes to be a "personal" to the stars.

Vera has been featured in VOGUE, MARIE CLAIRE, ALLURE, GQ, as well as worked on a myriad of shows including:  DREAMGIRLS, GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY, THE WORDS,

DEATH AT A FUNERAL, STAR TREK.

Beverly Jo Pryor and Melissa Forney - The Ladies of EMPIRE

 

EMPIRE is a stylistic juggernaut...but it would be nothing without teamwork.  

Allow Beverly Jo and Melissa to share what it means to be an integral part of a production "family", where working together is paramount to success.  

Learn the ins and outs of what must be done to get actors ready for the screen while working within strict production limits on a fast-paced, hit television show.

Besides EMPIRE, the ladies worked on SELMA together.

Beverly Jo’s credits include LEE DANIELS' THE BUTLER, UGLY BETTY, VAMPIRE DIARIES, ALI

Melissa’s credits include, THE BEST MAN HOLIDAY, WHEN THE BOUGH BREAKS,  

RIDE ALONG 2, A.N.T. FARM.

Stacey Morris, Conrad Hilton, D.L. Master Barber

The Star Clippers and the Art of the Clip

 

Barbering is a highly specialized craft and these three are the best of the best.  

Let Emmy Nominee Stacey Morris , Conrad Hilton, and D.L. Master Barber, author of THE BARBER'S BIBLE, share their skills with you while revealing the strategies needed for you to become a celebrity barber and hair artist in the entertainment industry.  

 

Quality of clippers, precision, speed and technique will all be covered to get you to that next level.

 

Their collective credits and clients include: ANTHONY ANDERSON, JAMIE FOXX, EDDIE MURPHY, ANTHONY MACKIE, MICHAEL EALY, TYLER PERRY, COLUMBUS SHORT, RON PERLMAN, MIKE EPPS, DWAYNE JOHNSON, KEVIN HART, P. DIDDY, TUPAC SHAKUR, BIGGIE SMALLS, WILL SMITH, ALFONSO RIBIERO, and MARTIN LAWRENCE.

Shows and Films: BLACK-ISH, ALI, BEVERLY HILL COP, THE PERFECT GUY, GANGSTER SQUAD, NORBIT, ANNIE press, SCANDAL, GONE GIRL, SONS OF ANARCHY.

 

Camille Friend – The Art of Hair

 

Camille has worked with some of Hollywood's biggest stars, including Jennifer Lawrence,

Queen Latifah, Elizabeth Banks, Samuel L. Jackson, Taraji P. Henson, and Emma Stone.  

Discover her techniques on wigs, weaves, braids, curls and so on which has allowed her to be that rare artist who works equally with men and women and with all types of hair.  

Weather conditions, shooting conditions, how to work with top talent and other unexpected set challenges will all be covered by one of the best.

Her credits include: HUNGER GAMES – MOCKINGJAY I and II, THE HELP, THE KARATE KID, DJANGO UNCHAINED, THE HATEFUL EIGHT, CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE WINTER SOLDIER

Tym Buacharern – From Music Video and Tours to TV and Film - The Art of Makeup

 

Tym has worked with Janet Jackson, Jennifer Hudson, Hana Mae Lee, Sophia Bush,

Don Cheadle, and many more.

He will share his skills on how to create unique "looks" with speed and professionalism.  

Learn how to stay relevant in the ever-changing field of makeup from film to stage

and HiDef television.  

Tym will impart his knowledge on the best skincare, makeup, and tools for designing signature looks.

Tym has worked all over the globe touring with JANET JACKSON and shooting projects such as DREAMGIRLS, 1000AE, HOUSE OF LIES, THE SECRET LIFE OF BEES, ONE TREE HILL and was featured by MARY KAY Cosmetics for youth oriented makeup.

 Gail Ryan  

Organically Oscar - The Art of Natural, Award-Winning Hair

 

Be a part of this rare opportunity to spend the afternoon with Academy Award winner, Gail Ryan.

Gail will share her collective knowledge and skill on what it takes to achieve award worthy locks.

Gail's lifetime of insight on color, style, design and the creation of that unforgettable style is a must for any up and coming stylist. 

A unique afternoon not to be missed!