2022

Training and knowledge-exchange on a peer-to-peer base are fundamental didactic moments that allow a Special Makeup Effects artists to grow artistically saving, thanks to the Association, time and money through: WORKSHOPS (short classes of 1 or maximum 2 hours that are held during the EffectUs Event) and MASTERCLASSES (lessons of 1 or more days) on which our members are entitled to discounts.

We are pleased to announce the first confirmed masterclasses for this edition which will be held at Baburka Production (via Casilina 713, Rome) in the Torpignattara area, a different neighborhood from that of the event. Follows a Drive with recommended accommodation.

The courses will be translated into English.

BLOOD AND GORE- 20-23/09

Duration: 24 hours

Cost for EffectUs members: 650€

Cost for EffectUs non-members: 720€

Minimum participants: 4

PROGRAM:  wound sculpting, Flat Molds, Silicone Prosthetics, Bladders, Application and Blood Rigs.

LECTURE ON MOLD MAKING MATERIALS- 21/09

With Marc Fields

Duration: 3 hours

Cost for EffectUs members: 100€

Cost for EffectUs non-members: 120€

Minimum participants: 4

PROGRAM: An important step in making successful molds and casts is being familiar with materials available: gypsums, polyurethane, polyester, epoxy and silicone, their properties, inhibitions, characteristics

 

SILICONE PAINTING – 09/26

With Ina Chohol (Germany)

Duration: 1 day, 5 hours

Cost for EffectUs members: 220 € *if purchased in combo with Silicone painting total cost 400 €

Cost for EffectUs non-members: 250 €

Minimum participants: 4

PROGRAM: materials, preparation of the piece, painting techniques, practical test on a silicone hand, fixing of the paint.

Notes: it is recommended to associate it with the hair punching course

 

HAIR PUNCHING – 27/09

With Ina Chohol (Germany)

Duration: 1 day, 5 hours

Cost of EffectUs members: 220 € *if purchased in combo with silicone paint, total cost 400 €

Cost for EffectUs non-members: 250 €

Minimum participants: 4

PROGRAM: the tools, choice and preparation of the hair, practical demonstration, punching of a silicone male hand

Notes: it is recommended to associate it with the silicone painting course, the hair will be punched on the previously painted hand for those who have done the aforementioned course

 

FOAM LATEX: APPLICATION AND PAINTING 28-29 / 09

With Edgar Ruiz Fernandez GoFX (Mexico)

Duration: 2 days, 5 hours a day

Cost EffectUs members: 400 €

Cost for EffectUs non-members: € 440

Minimum participants: 4

PROGRAM: methods for painting the foam latex, painting practice, application of the previously painted prosthetics, seaming, finishing, removal

 

MOULD MAKING 30 / 09-3 / 10

With David Bracci

Duration: 4 days, 8 hours a day

Cost for EffectUs members € 650

Cost for EffectUs non-members 720 €

Minimum number of participants: 4

PROGRAM: The mould materials, basic techniques, practical demonstrations, mould making with two techniques of an object chosen by the participants.

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MASTERCLASS SUBSCRIPTION FORM

Below you can have an overview of all the topics developed during the past masterclasses organized in the days right after the EffectUs Event editions. For more information about our tutors you can visit the dedicated section of the website.

MASTERCLASSES HISTORY

HAIR PUNCHING masterclass with Lisa Carracedo Barbet

MOULD MAKING masterclass with Domenico Matera

HAIR KNOTTING masterclass with Robin Daviddson

SILICONE RUNNING  masterclass with Alessandro Ballacci

ANIMATRONIC masterclass with Javier Coronilla

CONTINUITY masterclass with Annamaria Liguori

PAINTING ON FOAM LATEX masterclass with Valentina Visintin

SPECIAL MAKEUP EFFECTS BASICS masterclass with Valentina Visintin

OVERVIEW ON PRODUCTS FOR PROSTHETIC MAKEUP FX masterclass with Valentina Visintin

APPLICATION OF FOAM LATEX PROSTHETICS masterclass with Valentina Visintin

SCULPTING THE TEXTURE FOR HUMAN AND CREATURE FX masterclass with Andrea Eusebi

MAKING A SILICONE MASK masterclass with Harold Levy

BASIC AIRBRUSH TECHNIQUES masterclass with Francesca Tariciotti

SCULPTING masterclass with Cristiano Ippoliti

PROSTHETIC GELATINE masterclass with David Bracci

FOAM LATEX masterclass with David Bracci

EYE MAKING masterclass with Daniele Tirinnanzi

BONDO TRANSFER masterclass with Giulia Giorgi

CREATING SILICONE PROSTHETICS masterclass with Valentina Visintin

SCULPTING masterclass with Andrea Leanza

TEETH MAKING masterclass with Luigi d’Andrea

THEATER MAKEUP masterclass with Lucia Pittalis

EYE MAKING masterclass with Daniele Tirinnanzi

SCULPT GEL masterclass with Stuart Bray