Make-up young gun ready for photo shoot

La'Tecia Thomas, a graduating Diploma of Specialist Make-up student, will be joining Guns Photographic Agency to gain valuable work experience.

The experience is offered to make-up artists who have just graduated or are early in their careers. The successful candidate has the opportunity to develop their skills by assisting experienced artists.

Ms Thomas was selected after a gruelling photo shoot at Glow Studios show last month. Guns Photographic Agency Director, Todd Adams and the photographic team made the selection based on their extensive experience in the field. Their day to day interactions with make-up professionals made the comparisons between the students straight forward. Students were assessed on their timeliness and organisation, ability to communicate their brief and overall result of their work. La'Tecia will commence her work experience 2013.

 La'Tecia Thomas and her character interpretation of Akasha, Queen of the Damned

La'Tecia Thomas and her character
Akasha,Queen of the Damned.

La'Tecia's quality results were on show at the recent Night Of Notables where her character interpretation of Akasha, Queen of the Damned received an Outstanding Student Nomination Award.

VU's CUA51015 - Diploma of Screen and Media (previously Diploma of Specialist Make-up Servicesequips students with the range of specialist skills required for a future as a make-up artist be it photographic, theatre, period, special effects, television, film or fashion. This is the only make-up course in Australia to encompass fashion and the arts and offer a direct pathway into hairdressing. 

Please contact us for information on studying CUA51015 - Diploma of Screen and Media.

Erica Wells
Trades College
Phone: +61 3 9919 7806

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