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Airbrushing for Makeup Artists

Airbrushing for Makeup Artists

London College of Fashion
Taught by
Samantha Walker


A course for already practising make-up artists looking to sharpen their skills in an ever- competitive market. You'll learn to use an airbrush to achieve flawless blending, contouring and creative colouring techniques. These can then be applied to your specialised field - from fashion, to HD film/TV or prosthetics.

Day one of the course will cover natural and bridal looks. Day two will cover fashion and creative looks.

The course includes:

  • Introduction to airbrush and pigments
  • Natural make-up for fashion or HD film / TV
  • Contouring and highlighting
  • Fashion make-up techniques
  • Creative colouring techniques
  • Tattoos and colouring

On completion of the course, students will receive 50% discount on airbrush kits with Airbase Makeup.


Intermediate (practicing makeup artists).

Please note: This course is for students aged 18 and older.


Your course place is confirmed once you have booked online or via the phone using a credit or debit card. There is no deadline for booking. Places are offered on a first come, first served basis, and all courses have a maximum number of students. We suggest you book early to avoid disappointment.

Discounted Shopping Event:
As part of your course, you will receive an invite to both a MAC and Bobbi Brown discount shopping session. Enabling you to purchase products at 35% discount. The Masterclass and shopping sessions may take place either during your course or in some cases the following week or weekend.

Tutor Description

Sam Walker has been working in the make-up industry for over 10 years. She trained at London College of Fashion and then started her career with Make-up Forever, Paris. She has worked in fashion, beauty, film, theatre and weddings. Her editorial work includes features for Vanity Fair, Tatler and Flux (to name a few). She has worked as a bridal make-up artist for many years, which has included doing the make-up for the Duke and Duchess of Kent's daughter Davina's wedding at Kensington palace and Roger Taylor’s brides make-up, who is a band member of 'Queen'.  Sam has also collaborated with the late Isabella Blow and Philip Treacey. She currently works with photographers such as Gisela Torres, the burlesque dancer Immodesty Blaize and works for MAC cosmetics in the UK. She also combines this with tutoring at London College of Fashion on various short-courses and regularly delivering seminars for the industry.


Please bring the following items with you to each class:

  • Notebook and pen

Airbrush kits and makeup will be provided for use throughout the course.

Course price includes a high quality 12 piece Bdellium brush set.

Available dates