Join The Crew

If you ever wondered how professional make up artists can create such amazing looks or fancied learning the tips and tricks of the trade, why not enroll in one our training courses.  The Make Up Crew is Dublin’s premier makeup school, we offer courses in freelance make up artistry, glamour, fashion and theatre make up as well as one day make up boot camps.

Our training course start from a little as €1400 and are suitable for both those looking to become a professional make up artist as well as those who just want to have more confidence creating looks at home. There’s no better place to start your makeup career than at The Make Up Crew. For more information just get in touch!


Our ITEC Approved Makeup Courses

Module 1

Certificate in Make up and Skincare
1 Day per week
Course Duration: 16 weeks


Module 2

Diploma in Fashion and Glamour Make up
2 Day per week (Dublin & Limerick)
Course Duration: 16 weeks


Module 3

Diploma in Beauty, Fashion, Theatre, Media and SFX
3 Days per week
Course Duration: 2 Semesters


Upcoming Makeup Events

20th February – Wounds, Molds and Limbs SFX Wrokshop with Ali Gordon of Somedevil FX along With Ellimacs fx will be holding a 3 days special effects workshop, for more info click here.
20th April – Custom Silicone Mask Making 10 Day SFX Workshop with Tate Steinsiek from the American tv show “FACE OFF” & Irish Makeup & SFX artist Ali Gordon + they are hosting a 10 Day SFX Workshop : Creature Sculpting but there’s only 5 PLACES, for more info click here.
4th May – Makeup & SFX Artist Ali Gordon and special guess Rob Smith will be in Dublin for a 3 day SFX course covering dismembered limbs, silicone painting and hair punching. For more info head over to the event page, click here.


Our instructors are working industry professionals with years of experience. With their passion and dedication to the makeup arts, they teach in addition to maintaining busy work schedules. Because of this, they bring an unparalleled level of current, real time techniques into their classrooms.

In addition to their skills, with their close working ties to the makeup industries, our instructors are able to help facilitate unique internship opportunities for student. They help provide students with real-world settings to apply the techniques learned in the classroom. Our students learn by doing and our instructors provide the way.


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