Shut Up & King Creative Arts Education & Events: Character Makeup Workshop

Closing date: Sat 9 Jul 2022: 12pm

Get your creative juices flowing in this playful and interactive makeup workshop led by two of Glasgow’s ‘character kings’, Dorian T. Fisk and Mx. Arrow Jackson. Join these masters of metamorphosis and get creative with some fun, hands-on activities and learn simple and cost effective techniques for:

– Creating looks using unconventional materials
– Character makeup contouring for all skin tones
– Making your own SFX prosthetics

This is an interactive workshop open to people of any gender. There will be live demonstrations and DIY activities; full participation is highly encouraged but not mandatory.

Ticket holders will need to bring their own makeup brushes, and whatever colourful powder or cream palettes they have, plus anything that can create a sharp line such as black eyeliner pen, and/or brown or black eyeliner/eyebrow pencil. The rest of the materials are provided. Please note: there will be some techniques that use liquid latex.

When: Sat 9 July 2022, 2pm – 5pm
Where: 170 Queens Drive, Glasgow G42 8QZ
Cost: £30* (*A limited number of concessionary tickets are available)
Accessibility Info: Venue is wheelchair accessible. BSL interpreter available upon request – please contact us no later than 5 July with this request before purchasing your ticket(s).

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Closing date: Sat 9 Jul 2022: 12pm