4:00 - 6:00 p.m. Seminar (2 hr CE) *
6:00 - 6:30 p.m. Social Hour
Social Hour Host: CVI Funeral Supply
6:30 p.m. Dinner & Meeting (1 hr CE)*
Seminar Refreshments Courtesy of USAlliance
A Better Way
Two- time Emmy Award winning Hollywood Makeup Artist Dean Jones is no stranger to applying cosmetics. He will share his skills with funeral directors and embalmers in a seminar that will provide attendees with tips on how to prepare a body for a better viewing experience. His program will cover the applying of cosmetics, restoration of trauma cases and hair restoration techniques. Specific topics will include but are not limited to restoring and creating skin tone, bruise coverage, wound and deep cavity filling techniques, and creating new skin surface and texture. A more detailed outline of topics can be found on the KFDA website.
Dean Jones , President of PMRC Cosmentics
Dean Jones is a two time Emmy Award, winning six time nominee Hollywood Makeup Artist and film director. Dean is best known for his work on Star Trek series: Deep Space Nine, Pirates of the Caribbean, Jarhead, Street Kings, Day of the Dead, Home of the Brave, and The Call. Several years ago Dean had a relative pass away and he felt there was a better way by bringing his makeup knowledge and skills into the funeral industry. While researching and working with Vernie Fountain (Fountain National Academy) to perfect a mortuary line of cosmetics. After developing a line of makeup cosmetics and restorative art products together they partnered with Pierce Chemicals to distribute their line of wound filler, non smearing makeup cosmetics, facial hair pieces and facial prosthetics.
*Approval pending for funeral director, embalmer & crematory operator continuing education.
**Cancellation Policy: If a reservation is made and you are unable to attend, you will be charged for the cost of your meal if you do not cancel 24 hours in advance and KFDA is forced to pay for a meal. We make every effort to re-sell the meals if we are notified of the cancellation, even if it’s the same day.