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Special Makeup Effects and Prosthetics by Begoña F Martin


Special Makeup Effects and Prosthetics - An essential guide for Beginners and Cosplayers is a book made for the newbie and for the cosplay fan, who wants to take the first steps into making their own prosthetics!

Are you interested in the amazing world of special effects and prosthetics? Are you wondering how can you make your own SFX and prosthetic appliances? Then this is the book for you!

This book is tailored for the beginner, but also for the more experienced artist: in almost 200 pages, it teaches you about materials, sculpting techniques, step-by-step guides on how to make prosthetics, and it also shows a variety of skin tones to work on and how to apply paint accordingly.

About the author: Begoña "BB" F Martin is a freelance artist with a focus on Special Make-up Effects, and character and creature design.

In 2019 Begona was selected as the Winner of Ve Neil's Legends of Makeup Desing scholarship, Finalist of the KNB EFX Group Legends of Creature Design, and Winner of The Prosthetics Event AS Make-up contest.

She has worked on several international productions, including Disney, Netflix, Warner Brothers, and the BBC, and on several independent films across the UK and Europe. She is often a guest at events (such as The Prosthetics Event, Comic-Con, etc) where she does live SFX make-up demonstrations on stage.