IMPORTANT: Our regular courses are conducted in Budapest in Hungarian language. We can arrange for courses in other cities and in other languages for 12+ people with special arrangement. If interested, please contact us.

Join one of our popular intensive courses to suit your level of expertise.

All successful candidates shall be awarded a certificate.

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Facepainting course

Beginners’ facepainting course

Register for our beginners’ facepainting course at our online shop.

This course is appropriate for complete beginners and those with facepainting experience up to a year.

Duration: 5 hours (3 sessions with 2 breaks)

The course will cover:

  • Color theory
  • Materials and paints
  • Hygiene principles
  • Facepainting with crayons
  • Using a sponge
  • Brushes and brushstrokes
  • Color harmonies
  • Blending colors
  • Facepainting with 2 colors
  • At least 1 hour practical, hands-on practice session

Intermediate facepainting course

Register for our intermediate facepainting course at our online shop.

This course is appropriate for those who have completed the beginners’ course or have facepainting experience from 1 to 4 years.

Duration: 5 hours (3 sessions with 2 breaks)

The course will cover:

  • Refresher: Color theory
  • Facepaint brand differences
  • Refresher: Hygiene principles
  • Refresher: Brushes and brushstrokes
  • Refresher: Color harmonies
  • Refresher: Blending colors
  • Shades, lights and shadows
  • Simple designs for boys
  • Simple designs for girls
  • Introduction to special effects
  • Introduction to glitter
  • Troubleshooting
  • At least 2 hours practical, hands-on practice session

Advanced facepainting course

Register for our advanced facepainting course at our online shop.

This course is appropriate for those who have completed the beginners’ course or have facepainting experience of longer than 4 years.

Duration: 8 hours (4 sessions over 2 days)

The course will cover:

  • Refresher: Color theory
  • Refresher: Hygiene principles
  • Refresher: Brushes and brushstrokes
  • Refresher: Color harmonies
  • Refresher: Shades, lights and shadows
  • Textures
  • Introduction to split cakes
  • Refresher: Introduction to glitter
  • Refresher: Introduction to special effects
  • Special effects
  • Complex designs – animals, demons, superheroes and magical creatures
  • Improving speed and quality
  • Refresher: Troubleshooting
  • Building your business
  • At least 3 hours practical, hands-on practice session

Facepainting teacher training course

Register for our facepainting teacher training course at our online shop.

This course is appropriate for those who have completed the advanced course or have facepainting experience of longer than 10 years, and would like to teach.

Duration: 10 hours (6 sessions over 2 days)

The course will cover:

  • Refresher: Color theory
  • Refresher: Hygiene principles
  • Refresher: Facepainting with crayons
  • Refresher: Using a sponge
  • Refresher: Brushes and brushstrokes
  • Refresher: Color harmonies
  • Refresher: Blending colors
  • Refresher: Facepainting with 2 colors
  • Refresher: Shades, lights and shadows
  • Refresher: Textures
  • Refresher: Introduction to split cakes
  • Refresher: Introduction to glitter
  • Refresher: Introduction to special effects
  • Refresher: Special effects
  • Refresher: Complex designs
  • Refresher: Improving speed and quality
  • Refresher: Troubleshooting
  • Refresher: Building your business
  • Introduction to public speaking and teaching
  • Establishing credibility and rapport
  • Engagement and reflexive questions
  • Empathy and judgement
  • The importance of writing notes
  • Preparation and checklist
  • Mentoring and beyond-the-classroom