Let's Learn with Miss Elizabeth!

Character Make Up Fun!

Create your own special look with this step-by-step tutorial

Met Opera Guild Teaching Artist Elizabeth van Os shows us how to create a make up design based on qualities of a character you might like to portray. This activity is rated "E" for elementary students who can work independently, however, younger students can do this activity with some assistance from an older family member.

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Make Up Design Template
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Elizabeth van Os, Soprano

Soprano Elizabeth Van Os is one of New York City’s most dynamic performers, making waves not only as a soloist and ensemble member but also as a co-founder of the non-profit Pleiades Project. www.thepleiadesproject.com For her efforts, opera-zine parterre noted her “striking impression,” with additional praise from Voce di Meche for her “lovely, affecting” voice and “justifiable passion.” Born Elizabeth Smith, she holds performance degrees from the Eastman School of Music and Brigham Young University in Idaho. Elizabeth is also an avid photographer and videographer, and her work is available at www.elizabethsmithphotos.com.


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