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Incorporating Movie Quality Makeup Into Your Haunt
with Michael Burnet of Frightnight Studios
Two-time Emmy nominated make-up artist Michael Burnett has been creating special makeup effects in the film, television, and the haunt industries for more than 30 years. Michael has worked with academy award winning make-up artists Rick Baker, Greg Cannom and Michael Westmore. Michael’s film and television credits include, The Ben Stiller Show, Universal Soldier, The Forsaken, Star Trek Enterprise, Passions and Mad TV. Between the years of 1997-2016 Michael designed and ran the makeup department for Universal Studios Halloween Horror Nights for 17 seasons, more than any other person. Today, Michael is the Director of design & development for FrightNight Studios, a Florida based company that creates makeup and effects for motion pictures, Television and Theme Parks including Bush Gardens, Disney, and Universal Studios both LA and Orlando
45 min class with Q&A afterwards
In this session, Special Makeup Effects Artist & Makeup Designer Michael Burnett will discuss the materials and makeup techniques that haunted attraction teams can use to quickly create film quality makeup looks for their charters. The class covers silicone & foam prosthetics, Pros-aide Transfers, airbrush techniques, acrylic dentures, and a silicone build-up demonstration, with tips and tricks to making your makeup area run smoothly and efficiently.