Join us for an in depth discussion on what it takes to become a Special Effects Makeup artist! Learn from an industry professional on how to create prosthetics and how to navigate the business side of the film and makeup industry. Also, we’ll have a live demonstration covering the application and painting of a silicone trauma prosthetic on a live model.
ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR:
Eric Zapata is a Special Effects Makeup Artist, Fabricator and Puppeteer, based out of Austin, TX. He his most known for being a two-time contestant on the reality competition show Face Off in Seasons 4 & 5.
Originally from Victoria Texas, Eric started his career in Ohio working for FX Legend Robert Kurtzman (FROM DUSK TIL DAWN, WISHMASTER), where he acquired credits on indie horror hits such as “JOHN DIES AT THE END” and “THE WOMAN”.
Eric has worked on several Texas film productions, while also running his own art studio for commission and personal projects. His recent credits include ALITA: BATTLE ANGEL, Fear The Walking Dead, The Son, Day 5, and the upcoming PUPPET MASTER reboot.
$10 General Admission | $7 for Watch Members | Free for Make, Love and Premiere Members