D.P. Studio Course Offerings



Halloween is right around the corner, and if you want to step up your SFX game, Daniel Phillips is offering a discounted 2 day class September 15th and 16th where you can learn some creepy cool tricks of the trade.

Internship Opportunities

   Sign up for Dans Internship program and get hands on training in the world of professional makeup appliances and application.  Available in beginner to advanced classes. Get on set experience as you test out your new found skills in a creative final project.

Basic Makeup for Film, Video & Photography

   Understand the art and skill of makeup applications as it applies to film, TV and photography. The hands-on course focuses on professional conduct and expectations along with application technique which is reinforced through instructor demonstration. Dan will also share their on-set experiences.

Topics Include: Bridal makeup, HD makeup, makeup through the decades, neutral definition, the subtlety of color, the art of blending, proper tools of application, and much more.

This course builds upon the principles covered in the basic course with emphasis on instructor demonstrations and hands-on practice. Techniques for creating bruising, scarring, and aging effects are covered as well as using castings, foam latex appliances, and molds.

Topics Include: Blood, prosthetics, mold making, life casts, on-set knowledge, character development through makeup, color theory, latex silicone, and much more.

Special Effects Makeup for Film & Television