Widely referred to as the "bible of stage makeup," the timely revision of this classic text addresses principles and techniques in the use of makeup for the contemporary performer. This extensive exploration of the application and use of stage makeup and makeup for a variety of performance venues covers all aspects in detail and contains over 400 photographs, drawings, and diagrams demonstrating step-by-step procedures.
Stage Makeup Step-by-Step by Rosemarie Swinfield
Call Number: PN2068 .S9 2002
Publication Date: 1995-03-15
Step-by-step photos guide makeup artists through period makeup and special effects, including cuts, stitches, black eyes for theater and TV.
Special Effects Make-Up by Janus Vinther
Call Number: PN2068 .V5613 2003
Publication Date: 2003-10-09
From bullet holes to severed fingers, from slashed throats to wounds and burns, Special Effectsis a complete easy-to-use guide to creating horrifying make-up. As storylines become more sensational and technology more sophisticated, special effects have become an increasingly important element of both film and theater production. Janus Vinther provides fully illustrated, step-by-step instructions for creating grotesque and horrifying effects. There is also a chapter on specialized character make-up, covering familiar figures such as Dracula and the Terminator. Illustrated throughout in gory full color, Special Effects for Filmand Theatredescribes both techniques and materials. It will be an essential tool for those involved in film and theater make-up or design, and for anyone out to make Halloween a very special evening.
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