Makeup Artist Boot Camp: 
Bridal Edition

Kerry Herta | Instructor


This four-day intensive boot camp focuses on the fundamentals of makeup artistry as they pertain to working in the  bridal industry and related fields. Each in-depth lesson helps you raise the bar and boost your business. 

4 Days

9 a.m. - 6 p.m. daily
(32 hours total)

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Kerry Herta and Joe Matke were tapped by ABC’s All My Children to oversee makeup and hair during the show’s transition to HD. 

They revamped the show’s look and worked side-by-side for 100 episodes, including the wedding of Jake and Amanda. 

The workshop’s first three days provide hands-on formal training based on the most current industry standards and exclusive products. They also cover business topics such as networking strategies, marketing yourself through social media, and preparing yourself for success in a competitive market. The final day of Boot Camp covers airbrush techniques and equipment.

Specific topics covered include: 

  • Dos and Don’ts
  • Proper tattoo coverage for photography
  • Understanding indoor and outdoor lighting
  • Beginning and  advanced corrective makeup
  • Men’s grooming
  • Facial anatomy
  • Color theory for makeup artists
  • Product knowledge and ingredients
  • Using and caring for pro tools
  • Bridal-specific airbrush 
  • Negotiating fees and contracts
  • Professional and personal liabilities
  • Industry resources
  • Etiquette and professionalism
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