We're so excited! We've decided to finally launch our SFX Mask making workshops to be held at our beautiful Helsinglight SFX Makeup Academy in Sweden. It is time to open up the doors to our magical Helsinglight. The first workshops in SFX Mask making will be held 5 - 15th of July this summer! Do not miss out on this opportunity! Be part of our adventure and be amongst the first ones to experience and attend a workshop at Helsinglight SFX Makeup Academy! Lets make some awesome, kick ass SFX history together!
Upcoming 10-day silicone mask making workshops:
5th - 15th July 2018
26th July - 5th August 2018
23rd August - 2nd September
5-15th of July - First 10-day SFX silicone mask making workshop at Helsinglight
We're working around the clock on renovating the first floor at Helsinglight castle. We're working towards the deadline to launch open our Art Gallery at Helsinglight with the grand opening night 29th of June! We then decided to open up the opportunity to visit Helsinglight this summer and attend a 10-day silicone mask making SFX workshop!! An opportunity to be part of our creative history, to learn the art of mask making in our awesome castle and enjoy the beautiful Swedish summer at the same time.
Register for workshop now
There is a limited number of 12 places available at our workshop so make sure to reserve a place at the workshop by registering. When you register, we will get back to you with details regarding payment of the deposit to secure your spot.
We offer a direct booking option for courses if you want to avoid other booking fees. For more information check the link out below and register directly and we'll get back to you with information regarding payment.
Day 1 - Thursday: Intro, design, sketching and adding base of clay to your sculpture.
Day 2 - Friday: Sculpting - rough design.
Day 3 - Saturday: Sculpting, smoothing out the rough design and start of detail work
Day 4 - Sunday: Sculpting final details, seal & release sculpture. Building dry wall
Day 5 - Monday: Building of clay wall, keys and molding side A
Day 6 - Tuesday: Building of clay wall, pry-marks and molding of side B
Day 7 - Wednesday: DAY OFF!
Day 8 - Thursday: De-molding, cleaning mold and preparing for silicone casting.
Day 9 - Friday: Silicone Casting - measuring, mixing and colouring silicone, brush on into mold. De-molding, cleaning up silicone mask, seaming and patchwork. Preparing mask for airbrush.
Day 10 - Saturday: Airbrushing your silicone mask using silicone colors!
Day 11 - Sunday: Professional photoshoot of your final design and character.
- This workshop is located in the beautiful countryside in Jättendal, in the mid north Sweden! It is very easy to travel here, we're located only 2,5 hours north of Stockholm Arlanda Airport. Travel by train or bus to Hudiksvall city, we will pick you up from there and drive 30 min to the workshop location. We can also help you out with advice on accommodation during the workshop.
- The workshop is held in multiple languages both Swedish and English.
- No prior knowledge in mask making is required
For more information check out our FAQ!
Hope to see you at Helsinglight this summer!