Special Effects Make-up Artist (The Coolest Jobs on the Planet Series)

Special Effects Make-up Artist (The Coolest Jobs on the Planet Series)

by Jonathan Craig, Bridget Light

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Overview

Movies are full of amazingly odd creatures, from aliens to zombies, but what goes into creating them? Many of these bizarre creatures are brought to life with make-up and prosthetics. Find out what’s involved in being a special effects make-up artist, the tools and skills you need, and the difficulties of bringing imaginary creatures to life.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781410954916
Publisher: Capstone Press
Publication date: 07/01/2013
Series: Coolest Jobs on the Planet Series
Pages: 48
Sales rank: 1,190,407
Product dimensions: 5.60(w) x 8.10(h) x 0.30(d)
Lexile: 980L (what's this?)
Age Range: 10 - 13 Years

Table of Contents

Contents Cinema magic 4 Childhood inspiration 6 A life-changing decision 10 Starting off 16 Materials 20 A week in the life 22 When things go wrong 32 Gaining skills 34 History of special effects make-up 38 What you can do now 40 Quiz 42 Glossary 44 Find out more 46 Index 48

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