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Art of Colors gives certified training with professional teachers for the national diploma for Makeup Artist by the Kwaliteitscentrum-UV, partner of the ANBOS. The training is distinguished by the emphasis on technique and providing a broad base. That means that in addition to theory, each lesson consists of practice of the makeup techniques. All the techniques needed to get a good makeup are covered, from natural, glamour, fashion to trend makeup.
During the training there are several photo shoots where your elaborate makeups are professionally photographed.
We have English and Dutch courses. In the table below you can see if the course is in English when there is mentioned 'ENGLISH COURSE'. Otherwise the main language is Dutch. Do you want to learn Dutch? You can subscribe to a Dutch course, but get help at your workstation in English and you can allways receive the course book and theory exam in English.

In partnership with Logo MAC cosmetics Cosmetics the following is offered for free:
- the possibility to apply for a free student ProMemberCard, where you receive 20% discount on MAC products.
- a Studentlab in the MAC PRO Store and reveiving that day a discount of 30%
- a MAC master class for all participants with a diploma at the end of the course.
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Number of lessons:
30 lessons of 3 hours (home study approximately 2 hours a week). Lessons take place on the same evening each week from 19:00 till 22:00. During the school hollidays, established by the Dutch Ministry of Education, there are no lesons. The makeup artist course takes approximately 8 months.
Prior to each lesson it will be indicated whether you need to bring a model with you. You can bring your own model or use the online models list (models bank) of Art or Colors.
Below are the costs per training location.
- Amsterdam € 2.750,- (Lessons are in Dutch and English. The English courses are fully given in English.)
- Hoorn € 2.570,-  (Lessons are in Dutch)
Included in the costs are entry fee and tuition. The tuition is exempt from VAT.

Excluding examination fee for industry diploma makeup artist by the Kwaliteitscentrum-UV, partner of the industry organization ANBOS.

It is possible to pay all at once or in advance half the tuition 2 months before the course starts and the remaining in eight monthly terms. 
Example: By paying the tuition in terms for the make-up art course in Amsterdam is € 2695,-. The entry fee is € 150,- and shall be deducted from the tuition fee. 
Tuition                              € 2750,- 
Entry fee                           - € 150 - 
Remaining tuition            € 2600,- 
Half of the remaining tuition two month in advance is € 1300,-
The second half of the tuition can be paid in 8 monthly installments of € 162,50 (8).
Further you need to purchase a makeup set for the course. The various makeup sets are:
1. Extensive Professional Makeup Set for € 595,-
2. Larger Professional Makeup Set for € 795,-
3. MAC Cosmetics Makeup Set for € 995,-
Included in all sets are course book, Face chart book, portfolio, 6 photos shoots and photos for the exam-portfolio. 
You can choose multiple Zuca bags.

The contents of the makeup case can be requested via the Mail mij (means mail me) button.

Click here for the course regulations.
If you like to subscribe for the vocational training makeup you can do that by contacting us via the Mail mij (means Mail me) or Bel mij (means call me) buttons above. Please feel free to call us for more information via 0031 20 894 30 70 or per mail We would be pleased to share more information with you and to welcome you at our school. 

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  • Opleiding Startdata Dag Tijd Locatie Aanmelden
  • ENGLISH COURSE 03 februari 2018 Zaterdag 14:00-17:00 Amsterdam   vol
  • Visagie 17 februari 2018 Zaterdag 10:00-13:00 Amsterdam   vol
  • Visagie 08 maart 2018 Donderdag 19:00-22:00 Amsterdam   vol
  • Visagie 28 mei 2018 Maandag 10:00-13:00 Amsterdam schrijf je nu in
  • ENGLISH COURSE 04 september 2018 Dinsdag 19:00-22:00 Amsterdam schrijf je nu in
  • Visagie 05 september 2018 Woensdag 19:00-22:00 Hoorn schrijf je nu in
  • Visagie 10 september 2018 Maandag 19:00-22:00 Amsterdam schrijf je nu in
  • Visagie 17 september 2018 Maandag 19:00-22:00 Hoorn schrijf je nu in
  • Visagie 30 november 2018 Vrijdag 19:00-22:00 Amsterdam schrijf je nu in

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of the
makeup artist course