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Jessica Barba

Associate Lecturer - Special and Visual Effects

After graduating her degree in BA (Hons) Make-up for Media and Performance, Jessica gained an array of professional credits including a postiche maker and wig knotter for the Wig Store London, certified make-up artist for Bobbi Brown UK and being a daily make-up and hair artist for television and theatre productions.

Following the acquisition of industry experience, Jessica was keen to explore teaching hair and make-up artistry within the higher education sector. Jessica started lecturing in make-up for media and performance in 2017 and joined the special make-up effects course at the University of Bolton in 2019.

Jessica looks forward to developing her qualifications further and is currently undertaking a PG Cert in Creative Education, to which she has gained the required credentials to become and Associate Fellow. Jessica has also completed the University of Bolton & Advance HE Professional Development Course (PDC) for External Examiners.

Research Interests and Research Subject Specialisms:
Creative Education
Wigs, hair and make-up for media and performance

Teaching specialisms;
Wig and facial postiche knotting, wig and facial postiche construction, make-up and hair application

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School

School of Creative Technologies

Subject areas

Special Visual Effects

Get in touch

J.Barba@bolton.ac.uk

Enquiries@bolton.ac.uk

+44 (0)1204 900 600

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