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Face Off “In the Shadows” Episode 5 Win for MUD Grad Niko Gonzalez

 Niko Gonzalez took the win for team MUD on the 5th episode of this season’s Face Off titled “In the Shadows.”  We sat down with Niko to discuss his winning make-up. “Our challenge was to create a character based on a shadow of our choice. I was drawn to the shadow because of it’s big shape…

The wait is over. Face Off Season 6 is here.

Last night, Make-up Designory hosted a Face Off viewing party to celebrate MUD Alumni Bethany Serpico, Cat Paschen and Niko Gonzalez’s debut on the show. The party was held at Gordon-Biersch in  Burbank, CA. Guests included MUD’s CEO Tate Holland, Director of Education Paul Thompson, MUD LA’s school Director Gil Romero, VP Karl Zundel along…

Face Off Frenzy at MUD

Make-up Designory is proud to report that three of our recent grads will be competing in Season 6 of SyFy’s Face Off. Among the 14 contestants, MUD alumni Nicholas Gonzalez, Cat Paschen, and Bethany Serpico will be competing in what SyFy calls “Face Off’s boldest season yet!” Good luck to Niko, Cat, Bethany and the rest of the…

Interview with Meagan Hester, SYFY Face Off Contestant

MUD recently sat down with MUD graduate Meagan Hester, this season’s contestant on SYFY’s Face Off competition, to get a better look at how she has transitioned from being a student-in-training to working in the entertainment industry as a make-up artist. It’s plain to see that her not-so-plain, colorful personality shines through as she uses her MUD experience…

Face Off Panel With Deverill Weekes

On November 28th, MUD had the pleasure of welcoming five contestants from the Syfy show Face Off. Frank Ippolito (Season 1): EXPERTISE: Characters / Sculpting / Prosthetics / Painting Born and raised in Cleveland, Ohio, Frank Ippolito was the nerdy kid who hung out in the basement and made monsters, inspiring his true calling in special…