"The secret of success in life is for a man to be ready for his opportunity when it comes." -Earl of Beaconsfield
10 Workshops designed to reignite your creativity.
The Makeup Show NY
1) WORKING IN NYC
Working In New York
Monday, May 17, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
In this audience question and answer format panel discussion led by Director of Artistry, James Vincent, representatives and artists from a variety of areas in the industry talk about what you will need to do to become a successful agency, union or editorial artist. Discussion clarifies the role of the artist in all aspects and also includes facts and opinions on building your book, branding your name, assisting top artists and what you need to do to become a superstar makeup artist today.
2. AVATAR DEPARTMENT HEAD TEGAN TAYLOR
Avatar and the Age of Digital Makeup
Sunday May 16, 10:00am - 11:30am
As Department Head for such films as Avatar, A Christmas Carol and Beowulf, Tegan Taylor has had to know more than just how to create a character. In the age of digital film and incredible character effects, Tegan has had to be a technical wizard of sorts, understanding not only makeup application, but the technology and skills needed to create digital makeup. Tegan will discuss the process of creating digital makeup, how this has effected her work and the work of the artists on her team, and demonstrate the techniques that have made her the most called upon makeup artist in digital work.
3. MAKING UP WITH CHARLIE GREEN
Making Up With Charlie Green
Sunday, May 16, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Every successful artist develops a signature style that helps them gain notoriety. In this Keynote Charlie Green gives you a first hand glimpse into the fun, fresh and flirty artistry, creative energy and charming personality that have helped her make her mark on the fashion and celebrity scene. In this Keynote Charlie shares the secrets that have kept her working with the top photographers, models, and magazines in the business including celebrities for the covers of many national magazines, including Vogue, Elle and GQ. Listen as she discusses her career, offer tips on how to take yourself to the next level, and demonstrate the techniques that have made a renowned makeup artist and mentor with such celebrities as Naomi Campbell, Jewel, Tyra Banks, Kelly Clarkson and Elizabeth Hurley, to name just a few.
4. SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE'S LOUIE ZAKARIAN
A Career in Makeup- Working on Saturday Night Live
Monday, May 17, 10:30am - 12:00pm
For more than 16 years and 15 seasons Louie Zakarian has helped to create some of the most memorable characters on what has arguably become the most famous late night program of all time - Saturday Night Live. As Department Head for this iconic production, Louie gets the opportunity to work with some of the biggest names in the entertainment industry, and work on some of pop cultures coolest artistic creations. In this first-time event Louie will discuss the inner workings of SNL and demonstrate some of the key techniques and characters that have given his career with SNL the longevity it has deserved.
5. MICHAEL DEVELLIS: TEN WORDS
Your Next Ten Words for a Stronger Career
Sunday, May 16, 12:15pm - 1:15pm
Join The Powder Group, The Makeup Show and On Makeup Magazine founder, Michael DeVellis, as he helps you uncover the key techniques and business skills essential in taking your business to the next level; no matter what part of the industry you work in or how long you've been working in the business. In this popular series, Michael will focus on ten key words that should be the center of your career path and business strategy. The industry today entails a understanding of business, interpersonal, marketing and branding skills that take you and your work in a new direction. This event is the starting point for your strongest career ever. This is a brand new ten words event! Don't miss it!
6. RED CARPET BEAUTIFUL WITH JOANNA SCHLIP
Red Carpet Beautiful with Joanna Schlip
Monday, May 17, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Joanna Schlip's take on red carpet beauty goes beyond the basics to ensure that every one of her clients is beautiful and memorable in a moment which we are sure to see for years to come. In this Keynote Joanna shares the details of her own career and talks about the tips, tricks and techniques that have made her the go to for Hollywood's hottest stars. Watch as Joanna Schlip reveals the secrets to long lasting makeup that will be flawless in photographs, video and in person and have made her the favorite of celebrities like Eva Longoria, Scarlett Johansson, Jessica Simpson and Kim Cattrall to name a few and will help you understand how to have your clients looking their best.
7. STATE OF THE UNION
Valerie Gladstone - President of the Local 798
Sunday, May 16 - Seminar Space B 4:15pm - 5:00pm
Working on today's hottest films, television shows and theatrical productions most often means working as a union makeup artist and understanding what you need to know about this area can get you working much faster on these projects. This important seminar will review the need-to-know information about getting into and working in the Local 798 with Union President Valerie Gladstone along with panelists and Local 798 Union members Donyale McCrea, Marjorie Durand, Michele Paris, Cindy Gardener, Leslie Shreve, Thelma Pollard, Nicki Ledermann, Michael DeVellis, Mary Ann Skiba and John Perkins.
8. MAKE UP FOR EVER CREATOR DANY SANZ HANDS-ON WORKSHOPS
Makeup Beyond Beauty: Dany Sanz
Sunday May 16 - 10:45am - 1:45pm - Studio 3
This workshop with Dany Sanz, Creator and Artistic Director of Make Up For Ever, will force you to release your pre-conceived notions of makeup and delve into the "art' of artistry. Dany will demonstrate how to use basic makeup products in unexpected ways, creating new colors, textures and techniques in a master class that truly celebrates the magic of makeup.
Exploring the Avant-garde: Dany Sanz
Monday May 17 - 10:45am - 1:45pm - Studio 3 SOLD OUT
This workshop with Dany Sanz, Creator and Artistic Director of Make Up For Ever,
introduces you to the unconventional, offbeat and sometimes whimsical side of fashion makeup for editorial or runway. Dany will discuss her creative process and help you to develop an editing eye...which is critical in creating these extraordinary looks. The instructor will demonstrate essential techniques and help you develop your individual artistic point of view.
*Hands-on Workshops are at an additional cost to attendees. Please contact Amanda@metropolitanevents.com to register.
9. UNDERSTANDING PHOTOGRAPHY
Jon Hennessey and Brandon Showers Photography
Saturday, May 15th 2010 - 9am - 5pm - Studio 2
This event is crucial for anyone working in or wanting to work in any print medium including bridal, editorial, headshot or other print work. In this hands-on workshop makeup artist Orlando Santiago and photographer Brandon Showers will bring you through the creative and critical process of designing, applying and photographing a flawless beauty look on a variety of faces. You will come to understand how attention to detail is essential for makeup artists as you participate in the photo process and then see your models on a monitor for critical evaluation. You will learn how to correct and perfect your application for a perfect photo every time positioning you as an artist that understands everything a photographer needs. Attendees will receive a disc of these un-retouched images for personal study or use. Images may be photo re-touched for an additional fee. Check our Brandon's work at http://www.brandonshowers.com/ *There is an additional fee to attend this event. TPG Pro members receive a discount on event fee. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information and to register.
10. CRYSTAL WRIGHT: 30 DAYS AT 100%
30 Days at 100 Percent
Sunday, May 16, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Industry business expert Crystal Wright joins us with a very special presentation of her newest program - 30 Days at 100%. The innovative program begs the question: How would your life be different if you were striving to live at 100 percent, and then challenges you to complete the sentence, "I am 100 percent when..." in eight different areas of your life. In this groundbreaking program Crystal helps you to identify and manage yourself to your own 100 percent and insists that by eliminating bad habits, choosing to do something new, and refusing to take no for an answer from anyone, including yourself you can begin to achieve again, or for the first time in your life. Learn more about Crystal Wright at http://www.crystalwrightlive.com/
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