West London Workshops

At Bentley Advanced Materials, we conduct creative workshops covering fascinating subjects like mould making, special make-up FX, and prop making, providing a comprehensive understanding with practical demonstrations and hands-on learning. Learn from the best with experienced teaching staff in prop making, creature FX, and special make-up FX, in spacious, fully equipped seminar rooms, guaranteeing an informative, dynamic, and engaging experience exploring the exciting world of our materials.

Workshop 2024 Schedule Below

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Mould Making For Special Effects Makeup Workshop

Join our two-day seminar to explore intermediate prosthetic mould-making techniques. Learn to create a two-part resin mould for a prosthetic nose, cast silicone gel, and master core preparation, sculpting, and moulding for prosthetic ears. Gain insights into cutting-edge definition, flashing, and touch-down placement. Discover dos and don'ts, including cleaning, releasing, and applying cap plastic to moulds. Elevate your prosthetic mould-making skills – don't miss out!

  • 18th-19th April 2024
    9:30am-4:00pm
  • Unit 2, Fiveways Business Centre, Aspen Way Feltham TW13 7AQ England
  • £170.00 per person plus VAT (including light refreshments)
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    *places are limited and will be filled on first come first served basis

Soft Props For Cosplay

Join us for a hands-on seminar where we will explore the complete process of moulding and casting soft props. Each student will create a mould & casting of their chosen prop! Choose from a dagger, gun and more! You Will Learn: Pre-painting into the mould, inserting armatures, selecting the appropriate foam, and finishing techniques. Don't miss this chance to enhance your skills in soft prop moulding & casting!

  • 4th-5th July 2024
    9:30am-4:00pm
  • Unit 2, Fiveways Business Centre, Aspen Way Feltham TW13 7AQ England
  • £170.00 per person plus VAT (including light refreshments)
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    *places are limited and will be filled on first come first served basis

Introduction to Flat Silicone Prosthetics

In this fun and exciting two-day seminar, we will take you through the whole process of making your own flat silicone prosthetic appliance.

  • 15th-16th Aug 2024
    9:30am-4:00pm
  • Unit 2, Fiveways Business Centre, Aspen Way Feltham TW13 7AQ England
  • £170.00 per person plus VAT (including light refreshments)
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    *places are limited and will be filled on first come first served basis

Basics of Moulding & Casting

This full day seminar will cover basic mould making and casting. Using slides, videos and demonstrations of various techniques and materials we aim to maximise the learning experience.

  • Monday 14th October 2024
    9:30am-4:00pm
  • Unit 2, Fiveways Business Centre, Aspen Way Feltham TW13 7AQ England
  • £80.00 per person plus VAT (including light refreshments)
    *Attendees Receive a Free Mold Star 15 Trail Unit
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    *places are limited and will be filled on first come first served basis

Seminar Policy

Important: Must be 18 years or older to participate. In demonstrating techniques for mould making and casting, an emphasis on safety and provide adequate ventilation in our classroom. However, we use materials that may affect certain individuals. If you are pregnant, suffer from breathing disorders (such as asthma) or are sensitised to urethane or epoxy resins, you should not take these classes. If you have any questions - contact us.