Blake Evernden

New Media
Sessional Lecturer


New Media - Calgary Campus


C. Blake Evernden is an award-winning independent filmmaker, illustrator, storyboard and make-up artist for film and television. He is a graduate of the BFA and MFA programs in New Media from the University of Lethbridge, and received training in filmmaking from the College of Makeup Art & Design (CMU), Vancouver Film School, Sheridan College, and Ryerson University.

Blake has worked on poster art for independent film and theatrical productions, and makeup designs and concept illustration for pending productions. He has been key makeup and effects designer on five independent features (winning Best Special FX for "Scars" in 2015). His feature film, "Prairie Dog", has played at 15 festivals worldwide, won five awards, and was picked up for distribution through the Independent Television Network in Los Angeles. He's currently in development on two features and in post-production on his latest short film, "Spider".

Recent Research & Publications


2017: Southern NY Paranormal Expo Film Festival; Best International Feature, Best in Festival

2016: Genre Celebration Festival; Best Fantasy Feature

2016: Fantasmagorical Film Festival; Best Fantasy Feature

2016: Motor City Nightmares International; Best Fantasy Feature

More about Blake


Blake on set with actress
applying blood makeup on actress
film set