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1st Edition

Special Make-Up Effects

ISBN 9780240800998
Published January 8, 1991 by Routledge
144 Pages

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Book Description

Special Make-Up Effects concentrates on the genre of horror characters and other special creations (fantasy, sci-fi, etc), giving tips about the materials, techniques, and 'tricks of the trade' necessary to create unique make-up effects.

This focused volume is a scaled-down version of Vincent Kehoe's encyclopedic reference for professional make-up artists. It contains new segments and photographs. This book shows how many of cinema's most famous characters and effects were developed. It gives students and make-up artists the techniques they need to perform their own magic.

Table of Contents

Make-up products and the kit; Special and popular characters; Special effects; Casting and molding; Latex and plastic appliances.

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Vincent J-R Kehoe