Budding make-up artists excel in finals of national competitions

North Warwickshire and Hinckley College has won the prestigious Educator’s Award as part of the National Make-Up Awards at the NEC in Birmingham thanks to three of its make-up artistry students. Adele Cooper, Millie Tilling and Daisy-May Pursey-Agg, all studying Level 3 Make-Up Artistry at the College’s Nuneaton campus, entered for awards at the annual […]


Makeup Courses at North Warwickshire & Hinckley College

If you have a passion for cosmetics and would like to learn how to apply makeup for fashion, photography, theatre and editorial North Warwickshire & Hinckley College offer two different Makeup courses to choose from. Makeup Courses – Beauty route or Theatrical, Media Makeup route Our Theatrical, Media and Special Effects Makeup course has been designed […]

Hairdressing, Barbering & Complementary Therapy students pamper local community!

Hairdressing, Barbering and Complementary Therapy students from North Warwickshire and Hinckley College teamed up with The Healthy Living Network and provided fabulous pampering treatments to the local community. Free pamper sessions by NWHC students were provided at Wembrook Community Centre in Nuneaton as part of a ‘Feel Good Day’ organised by the charity to help lift up the spirits of […]


Hairdressing and Make Up Artistry students win big in Blackpool

Hairdressing and Makeup Artistry students from North Warwickshire & Hinckley College bagged seven medals during national hairdressing competitions this week. A number of students travelled to Blackpool on 12 and 13 March to take part in the Association of Hairdresser & Therapists National Finals at the impressive Winter Gardens. Throughout the day students went head […]


Joshua going for gold at Worldskills UK finals

North Warwickshire & Hinckley College Makeup Artistry student Joshua Langford will be competing in The Worldskills UK Media Make-up Body finals this week at NEC in Birmingham. Make-up Artistry Level 2 and 3 – Course finished? Finished summer 2016 Route to course? Straight from GCSEs? Yes Why did you choose this course? From a young age I […]


WorldSkills UK Fashion & Photo Make-up finalist

North Warwickshire & Hinckley College student Caitlin Smith, aged 19 years old from Nuneaton, originally studied science but decided this wasn’t the route for her so switched to the Level 2 Make-up artistry course at NWHC, progressing to the Level 3 course. “I love beauty and being creative so deiced to study Make-up Artistry after […]


Theatrical & Media Make-up Course – Old Age Make-up

North Warwickshire & Hinckley College make-up artistry lecturer Leanne Newitt, demonstrated to students how to age with makeup yesterday as part of the Theatrical & Media Makeup course.                       If you would like further information about our Makeup Artistry course, please call 0247 624 3000 or email  […]


Old age prosthetic make-up at NWHC

Make-up Artistry students at North Warwickshire & Hinckley College were shown the art of lifecasting during their lecture yesterday. As part of their course, students will work together to cast their faces, creating lifelike molds, ready for special effect make-up and their old age project. Students will work on the molds over the next few weeks to […]


National educators’ award for make-up and hairdressing lecturers

Lecturers at North Warwickshire & Hinckley College are celebrating after receiving a National Award. Leanne Newitt and Lucy Johnson, who are both Make up Artistry lecturers, and Lorraine Booton, Hairdressing lecturer, have been handed the National Make-up Artist Educators’ Award at the National Make-up Awards earlier this year. The team won the accolade as a […]


Michelle wanted to study a course that specialised in theatrical make-up

North Warwickshire & Hinckley College student Michelle Holtham from Exhall in Bedworth, has recently completed the Level 3 Make-up Artistry course and plans to progress to University. Route to course? Straight from GCSEs? I studied two years at City College Coventry, a Level 2 course in Beauty and then a Level 3 course in Nails. Having […]