Paul While is an artist driven by his passion for horror and fantasy, and one who continues to push boundaries in taste and decency, creating one of a kind pieces specially catered to the specific needs of a diverse clientele.

From an early age Paul developed a morbid curiosity towards the macabre; with an affinity for horror and the movie monsters of old. This childhood obsession would keep him in good stead as Paul would later go onto base a lot of his primary/secondary school projects on films. With keen interests in Fine Art and Design Technology this later moved to sculpting and special effects make up, building a strong and confident portfolio which would see him entered into studying Technical Effects for the performing arts at London College of Fashion. During his time there Paul developed the skills needed to further his vision in FX Make up.


Paul's experiences and skills working in the industry includes: 

* Sculpting, mouldmaking, casting
* Prosthetics and make-up FX
* Gory gags, blood rigs, anatomy props, puppets, masks
* Excellent communication skills in dealing with actors and artists.
* Complete understanding of the special effects/make-up processes on the skin.
* Knowledgeable about the various properties of different make-up and materials depending on budget and desired look.
* Artistically inclined and detail-oriented

Achievements and Awards 

OCTOBER 2014 - Best Special Makeup FX Short Award Nomination (for SHE) at the Florida Horror Film Festival 

JUNE 2013 - Work featured in MouldLife brochure for IMATS exhibitors & trade show 

AUGUST 2013 - Film4 Frightfest Ident Competition Winner 2013 (Specific Ring) 


Special Makeup FX & Prosthetics Credits

(2018) The Unfamiliar - Feature Film (Director Henk Pretorius)
(2017) Father - Anthology Feature Segment (Director Mark Logan)
(2017) Stolen - Short Film (Director Damon Rickard)
(2017) Fanged Up - Feature Film (Director Christian James)
(2016) Count Frankula – Short Film (Director Jason Read)
(2016) MAB – Short Film (Director Katie Bonham)
(2016) Dissociative – Short Film (Director Damon Rickard)
(2016) Face Time – Short Film (Director Damon Rickard)
(2015) Rats – Short Film (Director Mark Logan)
(2015) Dead Bitch – Short Film (Director Chelsey Burdon)
(2015) The Package – Short Film (Director Damon Rickard)
(2014) Banjo / My Bloody Banjo – Feature Film (Director Liam Regan)
(2014) SHE – Short Film (Director Chelsey Burdon)
(2013) Banjo: Promo - Short Film/Trailer (Director Liam Regan)
(2013) Dead Love – Feature Film (Director Chris Gallagher)
(2013) The End – Short Film (Director Chris Gallagher)
(2012) Change – Short Film (Director Mike Busson)
(2012) Paramnesia Photography – Shoot
(2012) From Morning To Midnight - Theatre
(2012) Banjo: Confessions Of Peltzer - Short Film (Dir Liam Regan)
(2011, 2012) Psoro - Feature Film (Director Wayne Daniells)
(2011, 2012) Red Tree Studio (Ireland) - Shoot
(2011) Insight Artworks - Shoot
(2011) One Last Hit - Short film (Director Wayne Daniells)


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