The Artist Summit hands–on workshop program is open to professional makeup artist and students of makeup artistry only unless otherwise noted. Workshops are $125 each or three for $290 for TPG Pro Members or those that are attending the full The Artist Summit program. Please note special $290 for three programs rate is only available to TPG Pro members. Non-TAS Attendees: $165 for each or three for $390. Register Now! for each workshop below.

Thursday October 10 & Friday 11 2019


Thursday October 10, 2019 – Morning Sessions: 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

James Vincent – The Inspiration of Artistry
In this very special creativity-focused program, the incomparable James Vincent will present a morning of inspiration, technique and creative spirit as she takes attendees on a one-of-a-kind journey into artistry. This program will explore James’s unique process of design and application, working with color, emotion, movement and a wide range of senses to inspire her work. In the hands-on portion of the program, attendees will take their own journey into creative artistry under the direction of James and allow their most inspired artistry to break through.

Matin Maulawizada – An Evolution of Beauty
Renowned for his unique approach to clean beauty, flawless skin and client wellness, Matin Maulawizada is truly one of the most exceptional artists in our industry. In this beauty focused program Matin will share his approach to technique, product choice and service level that have made him the go-to makeup artist for the top women in entertainment. Matin will discuss his kit essentials, speak to the importance of understanding the nuances of different projects and take attendees through a discussion of how we can ensure that clients are feeling as good as they look when they leave your chair. Attendees will design and create a clean beauty look in a special multi-part hands-on workshop creating an evolution in beauty.

William Edge – The Progressive Edge
This session will push your creativity and focus on developing your “eye” for the complete look.  Learn foundational techniques that will evolve into “tricks of the trade” and end with an understanding of completing your vision.  We will incorporate techniques for creating the desired texture and shape that delivers your creative vision and explores the concept of composition that includes all aspects of the total look.  This 4 hour class will explore and push your creative side and will incorporate hair pieces and wigs.  Prerequisite:  Open hearts, open minds and a willingness to have fun.


Thursday October 10, 2019 – Afternoon Sessions: 2:00pm – 6:00pm

Alphonse Wiebelt – A Study of Dimension and Texture
On Tone and Texture
In this design based program, MUSE/ESUM Co-founder, Alphone Wiebelt will take attendees the process of designing and executing their ultimate vision for beauty makeup through the study of tone and texture, placement with intention and creating dimension with mixed mediums. Discover the real fundamentals of highlight and contour to accentuate features with the use of creams, glitter pigments and salve.


Sarah Rigano – Heart Storming
So often we default to our heads, getting stuck in looping stories and beliefs that keep us in a state of stagnancy when a feeling place would be most serving to our well being. In this personal development workshop, Shaman and Vibrational Designer, Sarah Rigano, will take attendees through a process of clearing the clutter of our minds and reconnecting to the truth in our hearts through the beauty of a Cacao Ceremony, meditation, sound activation, flower blessing and intention setting. Participants will be led upon a profound journey of possibilities, learning to seek, embrace and embody the highest paths that are calling them personally, professionally and creatively with a renewed sense of vigor and passion!
Sponsored by Form + Light


Friday October 11, 2019 – Morning Sessions: 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Sheila McKenna and Jackie Van Riet – Editorial Beauty: Mapping and Masking
In this editorial and creative makeup focused session, Kett Cosmetics founder, Sheila McKenna, will demonstrate illustration and art techniques to execute a unique editorial design from conceptual inspiration, to paper then face. Sheila along with co-presenter Jackie Van Riet, provide step by step instructions as attendees will follow the creative process from inception to complete realization. Learn how to map and mask using unique techniques on a face chart, witness the design come to life as you execute the look on your model.


Joe Dulude – The Character of Design
Every day in our work we are designing characters, whether it is on a set or even a bride. Learn the in and outs of character design as Joe Dulude II takes you through his design process from initial conception to final makeup. Then be challenged to work on creating and designing a character with a twist.



Aga Rhodes – Bridal Editorial
Bridal beauty has never been a more diverse terminology than it is today. With more and more brides creating once-in-a-lifetime experiences for themselves and their guests with stunning weddings of all kinds. These events often require a more editorially elevated touch from the makeup artist. Whether for the more beauty-focused bride or for an editorial bridal photo shoot, Aga Rhodes will lead artists through the special process that has made her one of the top go-to artists for photography and high-end brides in her market.

**Please Note: Tickets must be paid-in-full by October 1. Deposits are non-refundable but may be used toward other TPG programs if unable to attend.

** Workshop programs must be paid in Full at time of registration. Only attendees with deposits down for the full Artist Summit Program may register for the supplementary workshop programs.

For more information about the artist summit, registration for workshops or other inquiries please contact 212.627.7447 or email info@thepowdergroup.com.


Please Note: Verify the workshop(s) you are registering for in the NOTES section of your payment. Maximum attendees per session 15. Sessions are confirmed once full payment is received by The Powder Group.

One Workshop: TPG PRO: $125 | Non-TPG PRO: $165

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Three Workshops : TPG Pro: $290 | Non-TPG Pro: $390

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