Ready to become a working makeup artist? For many of us, the time and money it takes to commit to several weeks of makeup training is not practical. Choose from our diverse beauty packages and take your skill set to the next level with our convenient and comprehensive workshops designed to get you ready to work in an exciting and lucrative business within DAYS!
Learn how to set yourself apart and become highly valuable in a competitive beauty industry! You don't need an expensive license in Texas but you do need an education and professional training to meet industry standards! Classes are taught by beauty expert, Jentri Quinn, who has over 20 years of combined experience in wedding, print, commercial, tv/film, events, and beauty makeup. A licensed esthetician, Jentri has taught esthetics, co-owns her own store, has a degree in film, and created her own cruelty free makeup line.
The Working Girl Makeup Artist Package (3 days)
This all inclusive intensive 3 day workshop will teach you the basics of how to perfect makeup for Beauty, Bridal, Print, Glamour, Event, Retail, and TV/film makeup. Receive the extensive hands on practice you need to start building your portfolio and landing jobs, plus learn the business-basics behind each field of makeup!
Includes makeup starter KIT, and digital PORTFOLIO via (on-location) professional photoshoot, plus Career and Marketing advice for the Freelance Makeup Artist!
3 Day program outline:
Day 1. Intro to Makeup Artistry, Color mixing, blending, perfecting skin and foundation, highlight and contour, and perfecting Beauty Makeup. Starter Makeup Kit included.
Day 2. Beauty and Glamour Makeup continued. Eye Techniques. Learn to perfect a variety of commonly requested and specialty eye looks, trouble shooting different eye shapes & mature eyes.
Day 3. Learn on-set etiquette and the differences between working with weddings, print, tv/film, and commercials. Understand the expectations of working on different sets/locations. Discuss the general in’s and out’s of business. Tips and tricks for long lasting coverage and much needed information for the Freelance Artist!
Class includes PORTFOLIO Building Photoshoot/ Work with Photographers & Models (provided by Cotone) to see your work in motion!
Location: Cotone Clothing + Beauty Bar in The Domain @ 3220 Amy Donovan Plaza, suite 124, Austin, TX 78758
No prerequisites needed but completion of The Beginner course or some experience recommended. An informal interview is required for approval.
Flat fee ($1999) includes FREE makeup starter KIT and digital PORTFOLIO via professional photographer and models (provided by Cotone). $600 non-refundable deposit to hold spot. Enrollment limit: 6. We accept all credit cards and PAYMENT PLANS are available! Email us for more details: firstname.lastname@example.org
Engagement/Bridal/Wedding Makeup Artist Package (2 Days)
This specialized program is for the makeup artist who has a basic understanding of makeup application but needs guidance to become a working makeup artist in the lucrative world of weddings.
2 Day Program Outline:
Day 1 We begin with etiquette then quickly moves to bridal makeup application and the different techniques applied for day/night and indoor/outdoor weddings.
Day 2 focuses heavily on the business of bridal and event makeup. You'll be taught how to build relationships in the beauty world that will lead to future jobs, and learn to effectively communicate with bride’s to exceed their expectations. You'll learn to be an expert in guiding your clients through the process of what to expect the day of so that their experience with you is flawless! We will also highlight marketing yourself, finding models to help build a portfolio and using social media to your advantage.
Prerequisites: Must have some experience with beauty makeup or have completed The Beginner class. An informal interview is required for approval.
Flat fee of $999 includes FREE digital PORTFOLIO via professional photographer and models (provided by Cotone). $300 non-refundable deposit to hold spot. Enrollment limit: 6. We accept all credit cards and PAYMENT PLANS are available! Email us for more details: email@example.com
The Beginner: Foundation is everything (1 Day)
This one day class is designed to give beginners an intro into professional makeup application. Learn the basics and take your personal makeup skills to the next level and/or decide if a career in makeup is right for you!
1 Day Program Outline:
Day 1 Learn how to mix and match the perfect shade of foundation for anyone. With a model, we will demonstrate correction techniques, contouring, and highlighting, as well as teach you theories behind creating the perfect eyes and lips for the camera. In this class, you will have the opportunity to receive hands on practice and guidance, if desired.
Flat fee of $299 and no prerequisites needed.
Call 512.363.5858 to reserve your spot today. 50% non-refundable deposit required. Enrollment limit: 6
Next Class Dates: Sunday, November 12th and November 19th
Professional Makeup Services
Whether it's a Print Ad, Wedding, Film, Commercial, or Lesson, we’d love to help you with makeup and hair!
JQ and crew travel to you! Or enjoy savings when you book at our Beauty Bar at Cotone Clothing + Beauty Bar in The Domain!
Cotone Beauty Bar rates: Makeup applications and Hair styling starting at $75 each. Email for freelance and corporate rates: Cotoneonline@gmail.com
3220 Amy Donovan, suite 124,
Austin, TX 78758
Please leave your contact info here or call 512.363.5858 so we may address availability, services & prices.
Scheduled in-store consultations are always FREE!
We look forward to meeting you!
Important Note: We work on a first come-first serve basis with contractual agreements. When we reserve your appointment with your agreement and deposit that reserves a block of time (i.e., your wedding) so that if someone else books on the same day they have to work around YOUR schedule!