Makeup Classes

If you are an aspiring makeup artist or are ready to take your business to the next level, purchase Kim Porter's E-book, "How to Build & Market Your Freelance Makeup Artistry Business".  It takes more than a well-stocked kit to build a succesful business, let Kim teach you how!  Email for the downloadable PDF file, for a limited time $9.95!
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Personal Makeup Lesson

Makeup Lesson   $85/hour
  • Learn how to apply your own makeup and about the best products for you to use
  • This class will help you achieve your perfect day to night makeup look with a focus on eye makeup looks
  • Customized to fit your lifestyle and you will receive a face chart with all colors and products used
  • Also includes a Makeup Bag Cleanout, bring your makeup bag to find out what works and what doesn't work
Also available for group lessons!
For 4 or more the rate is $65 per person for a 2 hour class.

Perfect for a girl's night out or for a professional group!

Not in our area, request information on our Virtual Makeup Lesson!



All makeup artistry classes are payable by credit/debit card with 50% due at the time of booking.  Please go to our Contact page
and let us know what class you're interested in!



Makeup Artist Classes

Makeup Artistry 101  $475 includes Certificate of Attendence
If you want to start working and earning money as a makeup artist as quickly as possible, this class is for you!
You will learn everything you need to know to get started, receive hands-on experience, and a Certificate of Attendance.
This class is perfect for anyone starting out or if you have a license in Cosmetology or Esthetics and need more education in makeup artistry!
This class is 5 hours with a 30 minute lunch break:
2 hours 30 minutes class time with worksheets included
2 hours 30 minutes hands on practical with Q & A

This class covers all aspects of makeup artistry:

  • Skincare
  • Sanitation
  • Makeup brushes and kit essentials
  • On location essentials
  • Creating perfect skin with traditional foundation
  • How to pick foundation and makeup shades for each skin tone
  • Face shapes and correcting
  • Highlighting and contouring
  • Makeup looks for special events and weddings
  • Marketing and social media
You will receive a Certification of Attendance for completing this 5 hour course and
a one-time 40% discount on Kim Porter Beauty ( to start your makeup kit.
Maximum of 4 students per class.  Please email Kim for a class outline and dates available!
*It is suggested that students have 40 hours (or 40 faces) of practical hands-on experience
before applying for a business license and becoming a professional freelance makeup artist.


Learn to Airbrush Foundation Class  $195

This 2 hour class breaks down how to:

  • Take apart and put together an airbrush gun
  • Use the airbrush gun and compressor
  • Breakdown of different airbrush forumulas
  • Practice airbrushing techniques
  • Prepping skin
  • Problem solving
  • How to get the most flawless finish
  • How to keep the airbrush gun clean

In class we use the Iwata-Medea HP-CS .35mm Eclipse Airbrush W/ IS35 Ninja Jet Compressor (Available on Amazon).

Personal Lesson to learn how to apply airbrush foundation on yourself, $95/hour!  Must have supplies and compressor.



Mentoring & Business Coaching  $95/hour

Review, Discuss, Plan, Inspire, and Motivate!

For the working makeup artist or business owner that needs guidance and support.  If you are asking yourself, "What's my next step?" or if you are
stuck and need help figuring things out.  This is a one on one session in studio or virtually online.

For the session we talk about:

  • Website and portfolio
  • Branding and marketing
  • Pricing for your market
  • Resume and portfolio building
  • Finding your niche and ideal client
  • Vision & goal setting

For more information or to book a class or session, please go to our Contact page or email!  Included with session is Kim's E-book ""How to Build & Market Your Freelance Makeup Artistry Business".



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