Why Choose ACMUSE

About us

For over 40 years ACMUSE has been training Industry professional Makeup Artists.

From Humble beginnings , ACMUSE has continued to grow into Australias top Makeup College.

With a dedicated training team of well respected makeup artists. ACMUSE is committed to working with The makeup industry to deliver the best education to it’s students, helping guide them towards their Makeup Goals.

ACMUSE aims to provide nationally accredited courses and industry-leading non-accredited short courses to national standards in the fields of make-up for film, TV, theatre, fashion, bridal and special effects (SFX)

ACMUSE provides vocational courses that are competency based and comply with benchmarks set for competency-based training in the industry. Courses are comprehensive and seek to combine theory with practical skills to produce well-educated and skilled graduates.
All courses are suitable for individuals seeking a career in make-up and SFX in the following industries; performing arts, film, TV, theatre, fashion, bridal and photography.

ACMUSE Trainers

ACMUSE has a team of dedicated, Industry professional training staff.

These trainers are highly skilled in the fields of Makeup and Special Effects and have committed themselves to the highest standard of training.

ACMUSE prioritises consistency in it’s training staff.

Trainers are selected from within the Industry and must hold the required qualifications and have experience working as a Makeup Artist.

Scott Lattimer

Annette (Netty) Hardy

Alastair Murray

Tam Callaghan

Scott Lattimer

Annette (Netty) Hardy

Alastair Murray

Tam Callaghan

Robyn (Robbie) Austin

Eliza Campagna


ACMUSE boasts a Fully equipped two storey facility in the heart of Broadway.

With two Makeup studios upstairs, a complete SFX workshop and In house photographic studio downstairs.

At ACMUSE you will be able to practice your skills in a space specifically designed for Makeup Artists.

But don’t take our word for it, book a tour and see for yourself.

Work Experience 

ACMUSE is the first place the Professional Industry approaches for Work Experience Students

In 2022/2023 ACMUSE students had the opportunity to gain experience working on Films like the upcoming; George Millers Furiosa and The Fall Guy starring Ryan Gosling and Emily Blunt.

In Addition to film students were involved in Television projects filmed for Netflix, Disney and Stan, and Freeview Networks. This includes Stans Bali 2002, The upcoming Network 10’s Paper Doll and The Artful Dodger.

 Theatre productions have seen the ACMUSE students assist in the promotion of Wicked and the 2022/2023 Advanced Diploma students helped bring Shrek to life,In the Kings and Tara Anglican School for Girls production of the Shrek musical.

ACMUSE students are often involved in Australian Fashion Week and assist on numerous fashion shoots.

Below are just a few of the fantastic Projects our students have been involved in.