What We Do

FX Studios & Design offers custom makeup effects and mask making services for use in film and theater productions, as well as for personal use and Halloween effects. For a personalized fit, we also offer lifecasting in-studio!

At FX Studios & Design, we offer a variety of classes and workshops specializing in art, filmmaking, and special effects makeup.

FX Studios & Design has gathered a highly skilled team of production professionals and artists to bring the entertainment industry to Alabama.

Our Founder - Linda Kamerman

Our Founder - Linda Kamerman

Linda has over twenty years of experience in theatrical makeup and special effects. She began her career under the training and mentorship of the legendary Dick Smith (Little Big Man, Planet of the Apes, The Exorcist, Mark Twain Tonight). Over the years, she has expanded her techniques and methods, studying under many makeup artists including Maurice Stein (Golden Girls), Marvin Westmore (Blade Runner, Murder She Wrote), and Thom Surprenant (Star Trek, Halloween H2O).

Linda's true passion is crafting authentic-looking gore, wounds, monsters, deformities and their converse, medical aesthetic corrective cosmetics. In addition to beauty makeup and spa and salon artistry, Linda instructs lifecasting, airbrush makeup, bald cap effects, beard-laying as well as trauma and injury, medical aesthetic cosmetics and corrective makeup. She is passionate about bringing a unique arts experience to Huntsville while offering a place where makeup artist professionals can come to share their craft.

Online Webinars

Online Webinars

FX Studios & Design is in production on a number of entertainment industry related webinars that will be made available to the public through our interactive website. To take advantage of these online seminars, simply register for the seminar you are interested in and stream it at your convenience! Each webinar will include all of the associated documents in pdf format as well as a list of supplies that will be required to complete the instruction given.

Check the schedule of events frequently to see new upcoming webinars.

Document Supported, Chat-Based Instruction

Document Supported, Chat-Based Instruction

We offer live chat-based instruction sessions for personalized interaction on a range of entertainment related classes. Contact the instructor through the pro-register to make an appointment.

Our Pro-Register

Our Pro-Register

If you are a professional in the entertainment industry, create an entry in the Pro-Register to make your services available to other professionals. Registration is free.

Jobs Listing

If you are in need of professional services related to arts and entertainment, post your job requirements in our job listings. You must be registered to post a job listing. Please allow 1 business day for your listing to appear on the site.