WEST FX WORKSHOPS
FOR BEAUTY AND SPECIAL EFFECTS
Expert Knowledge. Hands-On Instruction. Flexible & Affordable.
West FX Workshops allow you to build a focused makeup skill without the commitment or price of a long-term program. With over 35 years of combined experience in beauty and special effects makeup, our expert instructors guide you through hands-on and lecture-based teachings that take your makeup skills to the next level.
Whether you're a professional makeup artist looking for more knowledge or a beginner to makeup all-together, West FX Workshops offer flexibility, functionality, and hands-on fun.
To sign up, please contact our offices at 213.529.4003 or email and firstname.lastname@example.org. You can also fill out the form below, and one of our team members will get back to you.
The Arch Affair Brows Specialty Beauty Workshop
February 20: 10am - 2pm
Eyebrows are what frame the eyes and can make or break a makeup application.
Extremely dark brows may come off as too harsh or mean. Overly arched brows give off a surprised look. Thin brows can cause you to look older. At West FX Brows Specialty Beauty Workshop, become an expert in how to apply different types of brows using a variety of brow products.
This hands-on workshop begins promptly at 10am. Early arrival suggested. Enrollment and non-refundable deposit due by Feb 13. All fees due by start of workshop. Once enrolled, you will be emailed a list of materials to bring.
SPECIAL EFFECTS WORKSHOPS
Anatomy of an Airbrush Special Effects Workshop
March 8: 2pm - 6pm
In this lecture-based workshop and demo, learn the Basics of Airbrush, as well as maintenance, customization, proper form, and brand recommendations.
This concludes with a demonstration and Q&A.
Workshop begins promptly at 2pm. Early arrival suggested.
Enrollment and non-refundable deposit due by Mar 1. All fees due by start of workshop. Once enrolled, you will be emailed a list of materials to bring.
MEET THE INSTRUCTORS
We're excited to welcome Michelle Almanza to the West FX Pro Team! Michelle has been a makeup and hair artist for over 15 years and a makeup educator for schools and brands for over 8 years. She has a strong background in editorial, face and body painting, theatrical, glam, and bridal makeup; and she is currently going to school for special effects. She has worked with a number of clients and celebrities, including Akon, Judy Reyes, E-40, Hayley Hasselhoff, and more.
Jeff West is a makeup artist from Wichita, Kansas, and is currently the CEO and Art Director of West FX Inc. His 20-year career includes working with Cinema Secrets as Creative Director for Woochie -- a leading company in Halloween latex and foam prosthetics. Jeff has won Halloween & Party Expo's Artist Battleground, an international special effects makeup competition, for 2 consecutive years. He has done makeup for clients including Christian Combs, Slash, Michael Star, and more.