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Patricia Strong Wig Academy Training



Date Posted: October 13, 2016

Patricia Strong Wig Academy is providing an introductory course to Wigs and Postiche for Film, Theatre and Television

The course is delivered by a professional hairdresser and make-up artist who has worked on productions such as Game of Thrones and Dracula Untold as well as other theatre, opera and television productions.

The skills and techniques taught provide the necessary basis for employment opportunities in the ever growing industry of film, theatre and television.

This sessions, which run over two days, offers an insight into skills needed to gain confidence in working with wigs and hairpieces and is ideally suited for those with or without hairdressing experience and those wanting to advance their careers.

This course is a ‘hands on’ practical application of skills in:

  • Etiquette, code of conduct, health & safety on set / behind scenes
  • Fitting and cleaning of wigs and postiche
  • Making a template
  • Preparation for wig fitting
  • Maintenance of wigs and postiche during performances
  • Removal, cleaning and storing of wigs and pastiche
  • Setting & Styling for Period Styles.

Date: Sunday 6th and Monday 7th November 2016

Venue: Patricia Strong Wig Academy, 129 High Street, Holywood, Co. Down, BT18 9 LG

Fees: £350 {includes VAT}

For further details on the sessions or forthcoming courses, click here.

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