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March 14, 2018


CMU would like to extend a warm congratulations to the talented Stephen Lynch for his 2018 Canadian Screen Awards win! Stephen took home the Best Achievement in Makeup award for his outstanding work on Orphan Black which CMU alumni Emily O’Quinn assisted Stephen on for the final year of the show! CMU is proud to have Stephen as…

January 29, 2018

CMU Alumni featured in The Coveteur

CMU graduate and celebrity makeup artist Min Min Ma was featured in The Coveteur’s In The Kit series! Check out the article here! 

January 24, 2018

CMU Alumni competing on new show Glam Masters!

A graduate of CMU’S Complete Makeup Artist Program, Julia Dantas will be competing on the new Lifetime show Glam Masters! Kim Kardashian is the Executive Producer on the show alongside talk show host Diana Madison and Orange is The New Black star Laverne Cox will host the competition. The show…

December 8, 2017

CMU Board Member Donald Mowat to host BAFTA Insights Event

 CMU Honorary Board Member and accomplished makeup artist Donald Mowat to host BAFTA Insights Event as one of the industries leading professionals.

June 27, 2017

CMU Makeup Artists Celebrate Peace and Diversity in Honour of Canada 150!

In celebration of Canada’s 150th Birthday (July 1, 2017), over 200 Canadian and International youth came together to create a message of peace and diversity by painting the flags of the world on their faces.  The result is an inspiring 60-second online video, released today on Youtube. Using makeup as their…

June 5, 2017

CMU Welcomes Sam Breault to SPFX Staff

CMU College proudly welcomes 1999 alumna, Samantha Breault as the newest instructor in the Prosthetics and SPFX department! Samantha has had an incredible career since graduating from CMU’s Comprehensive Makeup Artist Program in 1999. Her most recent work can been seen in the Netflix series, Stranger Things and Santa Clarita…

April 11, 2017

CMU Listed as BT Television’s Top 6 Unique Summer Camps

CMU’s summer camps have been listed on Breakfast Television’s Top 6 Unique Summer Camps!  Our 1-week Fashion and SPFX camps will be running throughout July and August for students aged 14 – 18.  Register HERE to save a spot! 

April 3, 2017

10 Reasons Spring Start Dates Are The Best

Toronto is an amazing place to be all year round, but we particularly love the Spring & Summer!    Here are just a few reasons why CMU’s spring start dates are the best.  Register now for April 24, 2017 or May 23, 2017!   1. FINISH YOUR PROGRAM BEFORE WINTER…

March 3, 2017

Film, TV and digital productions contributed $2B to Toronto’s economy in 2016

CBC News reports that film, TV and digital production have contributed more than $2 Billion to Toronto’s economy in 2016 – creating more job opportunities for makeup artists, special effects artists, and hair stylists! As the film and entertainment industry was a “key economic driver,” Mayor John Tory has said, “As our…

February 24, 2017

Stephen Lynch Joins CMU’s Advisory Board

CMU College is pleased to announce that the extremely talented Stephen Lynch will be joining the CMU Advisory Board as its newest member.  This year Stephen was honoured by the film and television industry as the recipient of the 2016 Canadian Screen Award for Best Achievement in Television Makeup for the hit show Orphan…