TPG Summer School

AUGUST 2, 9, 16, 23 & 30 2023

Summer 2023 is one like no other! As we celebrate our 20th Anniversary at The Powder Group we are bringing to you some of our most iconic, OG presenters from the early days of TPG for 10 free session in August! That's right, TPG Summer School is back again and once again is exclusively online in order to reach as many pros as possible! This year's season is once free for TPG Pro Members, PBA and Union members thanks to the generosity of our sponsors - Skindinavia, Cinema Secrets, Omnia, Senna Cosmetics, ESUM, Beekman 1802, RCMA Makeup and Alchimie Forever.

Each Wednesday throughout the month - that's August 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30 - The Powder Group will bring you two different artist sessions to inform, educate and inspire. This year's TPG Summer School features the incredible roster with Michael DeVellis, Marietta Carter-Narcisse, Orlando Santiago, Eve Pearl, Jon Hennessey, Joe Dulude, Bethany Townes, Kisha Augustine, Ahbi Nishman and James Vincent. . You can participate in as many sessions as you'd like. TPG Pro members are automatically registered for the entire program. PBA members and union makeup artists and hair stylists attend for free as well by emailing The full program is $90 for non-members.

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Location: Online Zoom Sessions

Wednesday August 2

Michael DeVellis Michael DeVellis
Time: 4:00 PM Eastern
Ten Point Plan For Your Most Successful Life and Career
The Powder Group founder takes you through his ten point marketing plan to get your business its strongest by incorporating your personal life, your career goals and the realities required for true planning.

Orlando Santiago Orlando Santiago
Time: 6:00 PM Eastern
Old School Beauty/New School Technique
This session Orlando will explore using coverage, placement and color theory to achieve beautiful levels of transparency and enhancement.

Wednesday August 9

James Vincent James Vincent
4:00 PM Eastern
Summer Skin

Joe Dulude II Joe Dulude II
6:00 PM Eastern
Emotionally Yours, Makeup
In this session, Joe will share some of his receipt art works and explore ways of conveying emotion and feeling with the art of makeup while incorporating the technical aspects of makeup design.

Wednesday August 16

Jon Hennessey Jon Hennessey
4:00 PM Eastern
Image and Inspiration
Artist and agency founder Jon Hennessey will take us through creating the strongest connections to collaborators and your audience from concept to ideation to execution.

Eve Pearl Eve Pearl
6:00 PM Eastern
Corrective Artistry Intensive
Whether for dramatic or natural looks, corrective makeup technique are one of the most important tools in the artists arsenal. Corrective artistry expert Eve Pearl will discuss the tools and products to elevate every design.

Wednesday August 23

>Ahbi Nishman Ahbi Nishman
4:00 PM Eastern
The Combo Artist
Working on both hair and makeup for a single shoot or client requires not only the ability to create incredible artistry in both areas of work but time management, process breakdown and a true understanding of working on set efficiently.

Bethany Townes Bethany Townes
6:00 PM Eastern
So You Want To Be A Day Player
Bethany will dig into the role and responsibilities of day playing for TV and Film. In this widely needed and lucrative area of work - knowing how to prep, what to expect, and what skills you need is a must. Bethany will get you there.

Wednesday August 30

Marietta Carter-Narcisse Marietta Carter-Narcisse
4:00 PM Eastern
Makeup For Film
Learning the nuances of beauty and artistry for film requires more than just great technique. It requires an understanding of character breakdown, the ability to tell a story through your artistry and how to evolve a character. Marietta Carter Narcisse takes us through her process and artistry film journey.

Kisha Augustine Kisha Augustine
6:00 PM Eastern
Creating with Color
In an industry obsessed with the no makeup makeup look. Kisha Augustine flips the script and shows us what you can accomplish with thoughtful design and technique using the boldest of shades.

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TPG Pro Members
You can participate in as many sessions as you'd like and TPG Pros are automatically registered!

PBA and Union members email to register for the program.

Non-Members - $190.00