Providing
Makeup Courses & Training
for Makeup Artists

Providing
Makeup Courses & Training
for Makeup Artists

The Bath Academy of Media Makeup (BAMM) is an elite private school for makeup artistry within media and fashion.

With an Oscar winning Makeup Designer as our Creative Director, the courses we give are designed to teach our students real world, relevant and current knowledge in not just makeup but also in Production, Script Breakdown & Continuity with the sole purpose of giving them the greatest possible start in this wonderful profession.

Our work isn’t done when our students leave though. By virtue of our excellent business contacts and intimate course sizes we provide arguably the best after-care of any Media Makeup School in the country. All Students who attend our Peter King TV and Film Makeup Course will get work experience with Peter King himself. We are passionate about our students’ success; they are the greatest advertisement we have. Check out our Testimonials.

We provide makeup artist courses in prosthetics and special effects makeup; hair styling and wig making; theatrical makeup, period makeup and hair styling for film and television; high fashion makeup, including airbrush techniques and the important skill of makeup designing to include script breakdown, continuity and lighting.

Our tutors are hand picked from across the country and are chosen for their exceptional expertise in their fields of artistry; ensuring that each and every one of our students gets the best start in a very challenging, rewarding and exciting career. You will not find any career tutors at BAMM. We don’t just teach makeup; we do it!

Blogs

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    Class of April 2016
    April 19, 2016
    Blog
    We are very proud of our students who have graduated from the Peter King...
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    The Medical Makeup Artist
    January 12, 2016
    Blog
    Medical Makeup Artistry is an aspect of makeup artistry that many people may not have...
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    A Career Change to Makeup by Sarah Smerdon
    October 19, 2015
    Blog
    Sarah is in our current crop of students on the Peter King Television &...
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    The Theatre Makeup Artist
    September 18, 2015
    Blog
    A career in makeup is both creative and challenging. As a freelance professional you’ll...
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    Tempted by a Career Switch into Makeup Artistry?
    August 30, 2015
    Blog
    I am regularly approached by people (mostly women) in their 30s and 40s asking...
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    The Television Makeup Artist
    August 24, 2015
    Blog
    A career in make-up is both creative and challenging. As a freelance professional you’ll...
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    The Film Makeup Artist
    August 11, 2015
    Blog
    Introduction Continuing the series of What is a Makeup Artist, today I will be talking...
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    What is a Makeup Artist?
    July 29, 2015
    Blog
    When asked about my profession people automatically presume I am someone who either works...

“I am delighted to be working with the Bath Academy of Media Makeup. The first time I visited the school, I was impressed by the high level of professionalism and passion that was being created in their wonderful studios.” Peter Swords King

Academy & BAFTA award winning makeup artist Peter Swords King is the Creative Director at the Bath Academy of Media Makeup.

Peter King talks about why you should choose BAMM

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