Enjoy a hands-on introduction to special effects makeup, combined with a guided tour of movie magic!
Learn tips from our crew as your craft your own special effects in Wellington, with an introduction to the processes, craftsmanship, and history behind movie makeup effects.
No experience or tools necessary. Just bring yourself and your enthusiasm!
What To Expect
Weta Workshop Experience Tour (special): learn about props, prosthetics, special effects and creatures created for your favourite films, at our special tour space on Park Road, Miramar.
Whip up a batch of movie blood: See how we make the consistency of blood oh-so-oozy for film and TV.
Break time: Don’t forget to bring lunch!
Gain hands-on tips and techniques from our crew: Learn how to create convincing wounds with silicon gels and special-effects make-up.
Know before you book: Lunch is not included. We recommend dressing for arts and crafts – there will be mess and some of it includes dye and heavily pigmented make-up
Pick up time is 1:15pm.
There is no luggage storage in the Weta Cave or within our tour spaces.
Weta Workshop Tours is proud to hold a Silver Award from Be Accessible.
For our cancellation policy and terms and conditions please see here.