Taught by industry-leading expert makeup artists, this intensive 8-month makeup artist training program provides thorough instruction for aspiring makeup artists in all 8 disciplines of practical makeup artistry. Upon completion of the practical makeup artist courses, graduates are fully prepared to work within the film and television, theatre, and fashion industries. They may also find employment in prosthetics design and within special makeup effects labs.
Film and television is a booming industry in Toronto. Makeup artists seeking employment in this field can expect to work on music videos, commercials, documentaries, television series, national newscasts, independent films, major motion pictures, and more. The film unions IATSE and NABET both have chapters within the city. These unions represent makeup artists and other industry professionals.
Did You Know? Many CMU alumni are members of IATSE and/or NABET. They have found work on the sets of major Hollywood productions and within prestigious special makeup effects labs. Browse our gallery to see some of their exceptional skills in action, as well as the work of other graduates of our Complete Makeup Artist Program.
Ready to kickstart your career as a makeup artist in Toronto, and beyond? To learn more about makeup artistry courses and programs offered through Canada’s leading Makeup Artist College (and for a detailed breakdown of makeup artist course fees), please reach out to CMU Admissions.