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« on: October 30, 2010 08:49:38 PM »

I'm going to school for special effects makeup, and in my cosmetic makeup class we did Halloween face-painting.  The goal was to create 3-d effects using light and shadow.  I kinda wish I'd done something a little more dramatic as far as altering my model's face, but I'm still kinda happy with how it came out.

I guess my teacher was too, since he asked me to re-do it as part of a group that was photographed for a newspaper article about our school.  Sadly, my makeup was not actually featured in the final article (which was rather scanty on photos, imo).

Anyhoo, here's the makeup:

The above photos are the third iteration of the makeup.  Here's some shots of the first, practice, version:

I think the overall color of the practice makeup is more dead-looking, but it tickles me that the bluish tones in the shadows of the other go with the model's eyes. XD

Anyhoo, comments, crits, etc. are always appreciated.  Thanks for looking!

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« Reply #1 on: October 30, 2010 09:35:07 PM »

Whoa, I love it!

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« Reply #2 on: October 30, 2010 09:40:13 PM »

That looks amazing and time consuming. Congrats on your teacher liking it so much.

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« Reply #3 on: October 31, 2010 07:58:42 AM »

I have dipped my hand in theatrical makeup in the past, and I have to tell you that this is super impressive!!!  I'm jealous of your makeup skillz....

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« Reply #4 on: November 06, 2010 01:51:59 PM »

Thanks, y'all. ^_^

It turns out that even though we weren't featured in the article, there is a brief shot of us in the video they did for the newspaper's website, about 20 seconds in.  Better than nothing, I suppose. Smiley


« Reply #5 on: November 30, 2010 07:03:57 AM »

holy cow!!! you did a great job!!!!

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