Miles Ackroyd

Summary

I am a freelance Special Make-Up Effects Artist. I have been trained in various forms of effects make-up, mold making, life casting, sculpting and prop fabrication. 

Work History

Work History

Special Make Up Effects Artist/Prop Maker/Set Assistant

Haunted Schoolhouse and Laboratory

I work for The Haunted Schoolhouse and Laboratory in Akron, OH. I work on the sets and scenery right now. I repair and create props as well. I will be doing make up for them during the season.

Special Make-up Effects Artist

Seven-X Trailer

Director-Mike Wech. February 2012.  I created torn flesh wounds, bruising, and blood effects for this trailer, based on the upcoming novel, Seven-X. The feature is hoping to start shooting December of this year.

Special Make-up Effects Artist

Gun Victim PSA

Director-Quincy Newton. February 2012.  I created make-up effects on an actor. It was a knife-wound with the handle protruding from the neck. Also, I laid blood-tubing on actors.

Mold Maker/Assistant Make Up Artist

The Fifth Dimension

Director-George Roberson. September 2011.  I worked on a film by Dream Hunter Studios, which is based out of Los Angeles, CA. The film was called The Fifth Dimension. I was a mold maker and an assistant/background make up artist. I also assisted with the life casting. I applied a corpse make up on set and assisted with full body painting.

Prop Maker/Set Design Assistant

Myth

I worked on the short film called Myth, which was produced by the Douglas Education Center in Monessen, PA. It was filmed in the spring of 2011. I was a prop maker and assistant set designer/builder, 

Education

Education
Oct 2010 - Feb 2012

Associate's Degree-Specialized Business

Douglas Education Center

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