This fantastic Intensive Course is designed to see you become an image maker, a confident player within creative teams, ready to make strong style statements with hair in your work!
Run as a series of Masterclass Sessions – the course provides in-depth training in essential signature hair styling skills, such as advanced blow-drying, waving and curling techniques, working with hair extensions and editorial / runway ponytails . Classes are structured as intensive practical sessions and live demonstrations on high-quality mannequin practice heads.
The aim across the 5 days is to empower you with a strong technical and creative foundation to build upon as you step-out, or elevate your path in the world of SESSION HAIR STYLING.
Designed for Make-Up Artists, Hairstylists and Hairdressers from all industry backgrounds passionate about hair, whether you are new to the world of Session Hair Styling, or boosting your career by expanding your existing skills – The course is packed with Kevin & our guest-tutors’ most loved and trusted techniques.
Ideal for passionate session artists looking to confidently deliver upon the technical & creative demands on-set, the course will empower you to produce fantastic work in today’s fast-moving Hair, Make-Up & Beauty industry.
The Course Covers:
- The Science of Hair & Products
- Concept of Visual Ideas
- Current Hair Trends
- Assessing Hair
- Session Sectioning
- Session Tools
- Curl Direction
- The Perfect Session Blow-Dry
- Modern Setting Techniques
- Editorial Finishing
- Articulating Ideas
- Creative Briefs
- Making Confident Style Statements
- On-Trend Waves & Curls
- The Catwalk Ponytail
- Session Extensions Techniques
- Root-lift, Volume & Texture
- ‘Wet Hair’ Look
- On-Set Etiquette & Time Management
- Hair Design Presentation Skills
TOOLS & REQUIREMENTS
A complete kit is required to take part in the course. The styling tools you will need to bring along to all classes are: Professional hair dryer with Fabric / Mesh Diffuser, Straightening irons, Curling tongs (no wands!), Tail comb, Large Tooth comb, Cuttig Comb, Hair Cutting Scissors, Small & Medium Bristle brushes, Paddle brush, Denman brush, Section clips,Water spray. The Kevin Fortune Hair Styling Academy will provide all the styling-products needed during classes.