The Creative Edge with Sharon Blain

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September 16-18 2019

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$1600 USD (3200 Loyalty Points)
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The Creative Edge focuses on the essential techniques used to prepare the hair prior to styling for any event. This three-day program showcases an array of styles that hone your styling skills, build confidence and open up your mind to what is possible when designing seasonal looks. You will polish, perfect and balance client-friendly styles and experience the secrets of simplifying the art of long-length hairdressing. The Creative Edge takes you on a hair journey from salon floor services to editorial session work, and inspires you to push the avant-garde button.

135 East 57th Street, 3rd Floor, New York, NY 10022

•editorial styling

•perfecting pre-work

•hands-on advanced styling techniques

•images for your portfolio

•business bites

Sharon Blain
Hair Educational Artist

Having spent over four decades toiling her craft and perfecting her skills, Sharon Blain is one of the most lauded hairdressers and educators in the world today. Her outstanding talents have been rewarded by winning Hair Expo Australia’s Educator of the Year title four times and been inducted into Hair Expo Australia's Hall of Fame Award.

Recently Boot Camp was named the winner of 2014 Hair Expo Business Performance of the Year award for its global contribution to innovative hairdressing education.

Sharon’s unique creative concepts covers the full spectrum of styling sensibility, from her signature bridal and celebrity red carpet hairdressing, editorial and session work to the extreme but beautiful avant-garde hair. Her photographic work constantly appears in fashion editorials and hair print globally.

Sharon’s innovative and unique long hair dressing styling covers the full spectrum from stunning bridal and celebrity red carpet hair styling to editorial and extreme but beautiful avant-garde dressing.

Sharon's scope of diverse skills and hairdressing techniques has earned her the respect as an exceptional teacher. She has developed an industry first educational App, LongHairHow2, and a range of educational resources that includes long hair books, DVDs and hair padding which are used extensively as training tools by hairdressers, Training Colleges and Academies worldwide.