Jeff SFX Instructor - Jeff Swan, a Los Angeles-based makeup artist has excelled at the artistry of doing makeup for motion pictures, television, commercials, and print for over 23 years.
Some of his Film and Television credits include: Hellraiser III, Children of the Corn Part 2, George Luca's Radioland Murders, The Tyra Banks Show, William Shatner's (Captain Kirk...Star Trek fame): 'Get A Life', LL Cool J interviews for the BET Network, NFL Films, Rob Lowe and the Backstreet Boys. Jeff is also a contracted makeup artist for the Disneyland's advertising and Theme park premiers, catalogue- print ads, Green Screen Disney Television campaigns and 'Live Remote' on-camera press events.
Jeff's makeup mastery has involved makeup training via The Joe Blasco School of Makeup, personal guidance from legendary makeup artist Maurice Stein... founder of Cinema Secrets and working, throughout the years, with a variety of talented photographers, makeup artist, Film and Television directors and actors. Jeff was hired to do character and monster makeup for the very first Universal Studios 'Halloween Horror Night' and years later found himself employed as a makeup artist/consultant by retail cosmetics giants Bobbi Brown and Still. Past makeup experiences also include working with the United State Military and Fire Departments creating "injury-simulated" makeup's for their mock- catastrophe drills.
Today, Jeff is an indented makeup artist who thrives on the thrill of contributing his makeup artistry talents to High Definition films and television projects. He recently enjoys teaching professional makeup classes to people eager to learn the "art of makeup".