Makeup Camps

Learn from the Pros

CMU is excited to offer makeup camps for teens during the summer. Taught by award-winning instructors, our makeup artist camps provide teens with an introduction to professional makeup artistry and an opportunity to recreate a variety of looks for fashion & beauty or film & television. Spots fill up quickly; reserve a spot in our summer camp for teens today!


July 26-30, 2021

August 23-27, 2021


Note: Due to COVID-19 related restrictions, our 2021 summer camps may be cancelled or rescheduled with limited notice. 

Special Effects Makeup Camp

The Special Effects Makeup Camp for teens (aged 14-18) is a one-week intensive workshop in Special Effects Makeup Application. Campers will learn how to create some of the entertainment industry’s classic special effects looks from award-winning makeup artists. This program is ideal for young adults who are interested in film & television and who aren’t afraid of a little fake blood!

During this camp, teens will:

  • Learn how to create bruises and abrasions on different skin surfaces
  • Learn how to design and apply lifelike lacerations and incisions
  • Gain a foundational knowledge on how to create realistic scars, burns, and zombie makeup
  • Gain an introductory understanding of the world of professional makeup artistry

9:30 AM–3:00 PM (includes one-hour lunch)

$500 + HST

$150 + HST

Note: All our prices are in Canadian Dollars (CAD).


Camp Policies

Read the CMU Camp Policies

Availability is limited. Payment is required to reserve your spot.