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Professional Makeup Artistry Course

Do you love makeup with a passion and love the idea of deep diving into learning all the techniques you can to do family and friends makeup to perfection? Do you like the idea of creating an extra income on the side of your full time career or family obligations?

Then the Creative Experience programs are for you.

You can specialise in bridal and special occasion makeup, photo shoots and fashion. You will be qualified as a professional makeup artist, ready to start your very own side hustle.

Fundamental techniques

Basic Skincare

Base Makeup Techniques

Face Shaping

Powder/Liquid Contouring and Highlighting

Eye Shape Correction

Application of Colour Theory

Corporate Day/Natural Makeup Applications

SHBBMUP002 Design and apply makeup

Freelance makeup option

Face Charting

Makeup for Photography

Lighting Techniques for Photography Makeup

Editorial Contouring and Highlighting

Bollywood Makeup

Rockabilly Glamour Makeup

Catwalk High Fashion Techniques

Male Makeup

Instagram Contouring

Arabic eye and Cut Crease

Black and White Photography

SHBBMUP003 Design and apply makeup for photography

Bridal and fashion option

Hollywood Glamour

False Eyelash Application and Specialised Eyeliner Techniques

Smokey Eye

Makeup Techniques for Bridal

Mature Makeup/Mother of the Bride

Current Trend Makeup


SHBBMUP002, SHBBMUP003, have been superseded and you have until the 14th of December to finish your training for these units. AMA has taken steps to ensure that all assessments will be completed in time for this end date, however, if you are unable to complete by this date, you will need to complete the new versions of these units. This may require you to complete additional assessments.

Training philosophy

At AMA we have been training successful makeup artists for over 19 years so we have experience in delivering courses that suit your needs in fact we pride our selves on our delivery methods which maximise the practical hands on experience and minimise the theory to what is necessary. So that each class you are learning the valuable skills you need.

Leanne Bennett T/A Artistry of Makeup Academy is approved to deliver training and assessment in  SHB20116 Certificate II in Retail Cosmetics 

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See what they have to say about the creative experience programs

"Since finishing the course with AMA I've quit my corporate job and decided to focus on my own makeup artistry business."


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Think you are ready to start your journey with AMA? Need more information? Book a Course Consult with an expert to find out if you are the right fit for AMA and figure out the best way to start your journey.