Academy of Artistry Training

The Academy of Artistry (AoA) endeavours to educate upcoming Ans existing make up artists in the industry giving sound product knowledge and technique to execute trending makeup looks.

We have a variety of courses taught nationwide ranging from 1 day refresher courses to 5 day intensive training courses suitable for beginners and professionals.

AoA courses are BABTAC accredited and personally taught by Sophina Khan. Below are the courses listed.

Beaut-Tech 1DAY

One day courses are based around one focus area of the face or one focus of artistry. There are courses designed, which are listed below, however, students can have the option to choose what area of artistry they want to progress in and a day of teaching can be planned accordingly:

  • Base that face – Exploring various concealers and foundations and setting techniques to give different effects and finishes of skin from medium to full coverage
  • Contour & Sculpt – Teaching you how to create depth and shadows giving the illusion and transformation of a different shape (eyes, nose, cheeks, temples, forehead and jaw)
  • Makeup Essentials – Teaching a full everyday makeup look which can also be used as a party look. Includes base, contour and highlight, blush, brows, lips and mascara
  • Bridal 1DAY – One bridal look taught and demonstrated and then replicated by the student (for existing MUA’s)
  • You Choose 1DAY – a chance to learn any area of artistry you want to progress in, where there will be a taught demonstration and then it is replicated by the student.

Course: £350

Venue: Birmingham | London | Manchester | Leicester

Timings: 10am – 4pm (group courses)

10-2pm (121 courses)

Deposit required to book your place

Beaut-Tech Artistry 2Day

Choose two days of the above one day courses

Price: £700

Venue: Birmingham | London | Manchester | Leicester

Group Timings: 10am – 4pm (group courses) 10-2pm (121 courses)

Deposit required on booking

Beaut-Tech Artistry 5DAY

Intensive training over a five day period covering the core elements of makeup:

  • Skin and Prep
  • Various foundation and concealer bases giving a flawless finish
  • Contouring and sculpting areas of the face
  • Blush and highlight application
  • Various eyeshadow applications
  • Colour theory
  • Liner and lash application
  • Lip definition and colour application
  • Brow groom and definition
  • A full day to create looks based on your own artistic flair with the supervision of Sophina.

You receive a complimentary brush set to kick start your kit building and also portfolio and a BABTAC accredited certificate to kick start your artistry career!

Course with portfolio £1500

Venue: Birmingham | London | Manchester | Leicester

10 – 4pm (group courses)

10 – 2pm (121 courses)

Deposit required to secure your place

Students will need to complete the full 5 days in order to get accredited from BABTAC and the Academy of Artistry