S/S 2021 SEASON

'LEARN THE RULES

FROM ME LIKE A PRO,

THEN GET CREATIVE

AS AN ARTIST'

Imagine the endless possibilities of inspiration with

16 colour courses on offer within the

Abby Smith 'Colour Method'

which covers all aspects of hair colour that

every hairdresser and colourist needs to know

in increase technical growth in today's colour market.

- Learn how to capitalise on every existing

valuable client that is sitting in front of you.

- Be inspired by how to gain a new colour clientele

into your chair with new creative colour ideas. 

- Broaden your skillset with new simple, time and

cost-effective techniques created by Abby Smith Colour.

- Increase your colour knowledge and learn how to approach the

Wella Professionals colour portfolio with a creative interpretation. 

- Gain a better understanding of how to improve capturing

+ posting your work on your social media.

Experience personalised bespoke education from one of the most highly experienced and internationally

renowned colourists in the world in 3 Covid-safe environments:

1. IN STUDIO

(4 students only due to COVID 19)

2. IN SALON

(4-6 students only due to COVID 19)

3. LIVE ONLINE WEBINAR

(NEW)

EXCLUSIVE COURSES:
1. IN SALON EDUCATION ONLY
COMMENCING JANUARY 2021

CREATIVE INTRODUCTION

TO COLOUR (NEW)

½ OR FULL DAY OPTION

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This colour workshop will inspire you on how to focus on converting existing ‘styling only’ clients with clever non-committal colour with a creative twist. You will have a better understanding of the Wella Professionals colour portfolio and gain the confidence of how to recommend semi-permanent and temporary pigmented colour ranges. Be inspired to help your clients create the most intriguing and bespoke colour with optimum shine and premium feel to enhance their natural hair. The glossing services can also be used on any new or existing client: From lightened and highly porous hair as conditioning interim toners creating high shine between lightening services as well as enhancing premium shine on natural hair clients.

 

- Learn new creative colour formula’s

- Learn how to upgrade your styling only clients

- Have a greater understanding and confidence with recommending

  Color Fresh Masks, Color Fresh for home care

- Learn how to intermix Color Fresh Masks for bespoke in-salon treatments

- Learn how to intermix Color Fresh + Perfecton for bespoke in-salon treatments

- Fundamental and fashion glossing techniques

- How to create high shine with temporary pigments

- Tone only vs depth and tone

EXPERIENCE LEVEL: 

Advanced Craft

MEN’S COLOUR:
CLEVER CAMOUFLAGE +

GLOSSING GREY (NEW)

½ OR FULL DAY OPTION

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Now more than ever, our boys want to look their very best! Learn the tips and tricks of how to gain confidence to recommend and upsell colour to men and increase your colour revenue. Covering all colour techniques from low maintenance and time effective fundamental techniques to high fashion colouring techniques and everything in between.

 

- Comb on colour techniques to cleverly camouflage grey

- Glossing Services

- How to achieve better longevity

- Coverage vs blend
- Demi-permanent vs permanenent vs glossing services

- How you can transition clients out of dense and heavy base colours to embrace grey

ASC TECHNIQUES:

- ‘Distinguished Gentleman’ glossing

- ‘Silver Fox’ glossing

- ‘Clever Camouflage’   

EXPERIENCE LEVEL:

Advanced Craft

MEN’S COLOUR:

FASHION COLOUR +

LIGHTENING (NEW)

½ OR FULL DAY OPTION

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Now more than ever, our boys want to look their very best! Learn the tips and tricks of how to gain the confidence to recommend and upsell colour to men and increase your colour revenue. Covering all colour techniques from low maintenance and time effective fundamental techniques to high fashion colouring techniques and everything in between.

 

- Cool target shades, lightening and undertones

- How to create ash and grey tones

- Depth and tone vs tone only

- How to create better colour longevity for your client

- The importance of Wellaplex when lightening

- Learn new creative colour formula’s

 

ASC TECHNIQUES:

- ‘Silver Statement’

- ‘Discreet Disguise’

- ‘Softly Sunkissed’

- ‘Hommbre’

- ‘Statement Blonde’

EXPERIENCE LEVEL: 

Advanced Craft

2. IN STUDIO EDUCATION

COMMENCING FEBRUARY 2021

THE FOLLOWING COURSES CAN

 BE BOOKED FOR

IN SALON EDUCATION BOOKINGS:

½ OR FULL DAY OPTION

OR

ONLINE WEBINAR FORMAT

'Look & Learn' days are given by the one and only

internationally renowned Abby Smith Colour at the Wella Professionals Studio in Nieuwegein (NL) and Antwerp (BE) upon request.

 Abby is well known for her leading technical skills within the industry and understands

current social media hair colour trends which have featured on countless trendsetting  global colour campaigns for Wella Professionals.

 

Abby prides herself on having a significant point of difference to other hair colour education on the market:

At the end of your education days, you will have a better understanding of 'how and why' you make decisions

to create different on-trend colour effects as seen on Instagram. 

MORNING SESSION:

ADVANCED THEORY

Abby breaks down Instagram fashion colour trends and explains how to recreate these looks with her own

on-trend bespoke simple, time-effective, cost-effective, salon friendly creative colour techniques utilizing a

creative interpretation of the Wella Professionals colour portfolio.

 

AFTERNOON SESSION:

PRACTICAL WORKSHOP

Experience a very personalised hands-on workshop with Abby Smith Colour.

Put into practice your new-found knowledge on a mannequin head where you have complete freedom to create. 

1-DAY

'FOILING EDUCATION' PROGRAM

The 2-day foiling courses are recommended to attend initially, to gain a better

understanding of fundamental and fashion foiling techniques before attending the creative 1 day 'add on' courses.

 

MODERN FUNDAMENTAL

FOILING + TONING

TUESDAY 2ND NOVEMBER 2021

 
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A staple course for any budding colourist to the experienced hairdresser that wants to get ‘back to basics’ to improve their technique and results. Abby will cover all of the classic fundamental foiling techniques that she uses on a day-to-day basis in-salon.

 

-- Sectioning, weaves, spacing, application (without board)
- How to create neater foils and colour closer to the roots

 

ASC TECHNIQUES:

- ‘Classic Partial’

- ‘Classic Half Head’

- ‘Classic Full Head’

- ‘Fundamental Toner’

EXPERIENCE LEVEL:

Advanced Craft

 
FASHION FOILING

TUESDAY 16TH NOVEMBER 2021

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The next progression from the Modern Fundamental Foiling + Toning course. Find out how to create on-trend ASC signature ‘balayage inspired’ looks with foiling techniques.


- Creative foiling techniques

- Sectioning, weaves, spacing, application

- Social media tips

ASC TECHNIQUES:
- ‘The Contour’

 - ‘The Moneypiece’

 - ‘The Glow’

 - ‘The Boho Luxe’

EXPERIENCE LEVEL:

Masterclass

1-DAY
'CREATIVE COLOUR' PROGRAM

After gaining a better understanding of foundation and technique with the foiling courses,

Abby then recommends approaching the creative 'add on' 1-day courses that accompany the foiling techniques.

 
CONTRASTED CONTOUR (NEW)
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Learn how to create the ultimate statement with one of the hottest trends on Instagram.

- Learn about opacity, dimension and contrast

- Creative single process partial foiling + glossing techniques 

- Sectioning, weaves, spacing, application

- Learn new creative colour formula’s

- Social media tips

 

ASC TECHNIQUES:

- ‘Contrasted Contour’

- 'Strong Contrasted Contour'

- ‘Root Stretch’

- 'Dimensional Toner'

EXPERIENCE LEVEL:

Masterclass

‘THE EXPRESSIONIST’ COLLECTION (NEW)

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‘The Expressionist’ hair colour collection is specifically designed for the quirky/fashionista Instagram-orientated clients that are more open with their hair and who like to express their individuality. The colour techniques are also designed for clients who need to transition from global into partial colour techniques or to converting haircut only clients to introduction to colour services. Making their hair colour more affordable for the client and also easier to maintain with lower new found budgets due to COVID-19. The low commitment colour techniques are easy to maintain and designed to be refreshed at home with the new Color Fresh Create Masks, Color Fresh or Color Recharge.

 

ASC TECHNIQUES:

- 'Statement Fringe'

- 'Pastel Pop'

- 'Offset Statement'

- ‘Hidden Statement’

EXPERIENCE LEVEL:

Masterclass

‘THE SUNKISSED SHIMMER’ COLLECTION (NEW)

 
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The ‘Sunkissed Shimmer’ collection is specifically designed to enhance the natural beauty in the hair. The colour techniques are designed to enhance and gently lighten clients that have never coloured their hair with a more fashion-led approach to partial highlighting. They are also designed for clients who need to transition from global into partial colour techniques or to converting haircut only clients to introduction to colour services. Making their hair colour more affordable for the client and also easier to maintain with lower newfound budgets due to COVID-19. The low commitment colour techniques are easy to maintain and designed to be refreshed at home with the new Color Fresh Create Masks, Color Fresh or Color Recharge.

  

ASC TECHNIQUES:

- 'The Contour’

- 'The Moneypiece’

- 'The Deluxe Moneypiece’

EXPERIENCE LEVEL:

Masterclass

PERSONALISING BETWEEN FOILS:

LIGHTENING

 
 
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MUST HAVE ATTENDED:

FASHION OR FUNDAMENTAL FOILING

Learn how to 'personalise' in between the foiling techniques learnt in the previous foiling courses. Learn the tips and tricks of how to create 3 dimensional colour in between the foils and how to master on-trend insta-worthy hair colour imagery for your clients.

 

- Learn about dimension, opacity and contrast

- Understanding timing and lightening hair low and slow

- Social media tips

 

ASC TECHNIQUES:

- ‘Sunkissed Ends’
- ‘Contouring’

- ‘Backwash Balayage’

EXPERIENCE LEVEL:

Advanced Craft

PERSONALISING BETWEEN FOILS:
ADDING DIMENSION

 
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A toner isn’t just a toner any more....it’s big business! Learn how to update your toning skills to a modern level and how to accommodate hair colour techniques from social media imagery after a highlighting service or as an interim toning service to entice your clients to return to top up their colour 6 weeks after a highlighting service to increase your colour revenue.

- Learn about dimension, contrast and opacity

- Semi vs Demi toning

- Root stretching

- Graduated toning techniques

- Learn new colour formula’s

 

ASC TECHNIQUES:

- ‘The Glow’ toner

- ‘Boho Luxe’ toner

- ‘Colour Melt’ toner

 

EXPERIENCE LEVEL:

Masterclass

ADVANCED TONING TECHNIQUES
 TUESDAY 23RD NOVEMBER 2021

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f you have attended ‘Fundamental Foiling and Fashion Foiling’, this is the add-on course of how to personalise in between the foiling techniques learnt in the previous foiling courses. Learn the tips and tricks of how to create dimension in between the foils of how to master on-trend insta-worthy hair colour imagery for your clients.

 

- Learn about dimension/opacity/contrast

- Demi permanent vs permanent

- Understanding porosity + to achieve better longevity

- Learn new colour formula’s

 

ASC TECHNIQUES:
- ‘Root Stretch’
- ‘Naturalising’
- ‘Soft Contrast’ dimension

- ‘Strong Contrast’ dimension

EXPERIENCE LEVEL:

Advanced Craft

3-D SHADOW

TUESDAY 11TH NOVEMBER 2021

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Learn the secrets of how to tone down or transition a super blonde, bleached out and porous colour correction situation in a creative way into a more multi-faceted Blonde or Brunette depth colour palette, with simple and effective ASC techniques and demi-permanent colour.

 

- Transitioning full head bleach or highly bleached clients to lower maintenance
- Learn about dimension, opacity and contrast
- Porosity, pigment sizes + how to achieve better longevity
- Multi-faceted colour + lowlighting techniques (ie reverse balayage)
- Learn how to maximise your Wella Professionals colour range in a corrective and creative way.

- Learn new colour formula’s

 

ASC TECHNIQUES:

- ‘3-D shadow’: One length/long layers

- ‘3-D shadow’: The Glow

- ‘3-D shadow’: Bob length

- ‘3-D shadow’: Layered shape  

    

EXPERIENCE LEVEL:

Masterclass

THE ART OF TRANSITIONING TO GREY HAIR

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Gain confidence of how to work in a modern way by working in harmony with natural grey hair. Great for colourists that struggle working with grey hair.

 

- Transitional foiling and tinting techniques
- How you can transition clients out of dense and heavy base colours to embrace grey
- Coverage vs blend
- Demi permanent vs permanent vs glossing services
- Foiling techniques: Sectioning, weaves, spacing, application

-

ASC TECHNIQUES:

- ‘Transitional Contour’

- ‘Transitional Money piece’

- ‘Transitional Triangle’

- ‘Transitional ½ head’

 

EXPERIENCE LEVEL:

Advanced Craft

PASTELS MASTERCLASS

TUESDAY 30TH NOVEMBER 2021

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Learn the secrets of how to recreate imagery and unique colour recipes that you see on social media. Further your knowledge in creating dimension in hair utilizing the Wella Professionals colour portfolio.

- Lightening and undertones
- Depth and tone vs tone only
- Layering colour
- Learn how to create on trend and unique colour recipes from the Wella colour portfolio
- How to create better colour longevity for your client - Longer lasting toning techniques
- The importance of Wellaplex when lightening
- How to create dimension
- Learn new colour formula’s

- Social media tips

 

ASC TECHNIQUES:

- ‘Root Stretch’

- ‘3-D shadow’

- ‘The Glow 3-D shadow’

-  ‘Color Melt’

EXPERIENCE LEVEL:

Masterclass

GREY + METALLICS MASTERCLASS

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Learn the secrets of how to recreate grey hair and metallic hair imagery and learn unique colour recipes for colours that you see on social media.

 

- Target shades, lightening and undertones.

- Depth and tone vs tone only

- How to create better colour longevity for your client

- Longer lasting toning techniques

- Pre toning

- How to create dimension

 

ASC TECHNIQUES:

- ‘Root Stretch’

- ‘3-D shadow’

- ‘The Glow 3-D shadow’

                                             

 

EXPERIENCE LEVEL:

Masterclass

 

CREATE YOUR OWN COLOUR TRENDS

 
 
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Learn invaluable skills about how to create your own bespoke seasonal colour collection for your salon and attract new clients from your social media. This inspirational day will cover how to research about upcoming colour trends, inspiration from Pantone and fashion. Understand how these factors influence our seasonal trend progressions and directions in hair colour.

 

- How to adopt new colour trends to your clientele

- How to create an effective mood board and ‘lookbook’

- How to translate this onto Pinterest

- How to create a colour technique from an upcoming trend

- How to create a 'package price' for an upcoming trend

- How to market your upcoming trends on social media to inspire existing clients and attract new clients

 

DAY AGENDA:

Full day -  Theory only

Laptop/Ipad required: No model

 

EXPERIENCE LEVEL:

Advanced Craft

3. ONLINE EDUCATION (NEW)

COURSES AVAILABLE FOR ONLINE EDUCATION:

- Fundamental Foiling

- Fashion Foiling

- Contrasted Contour

- The 'Sunkissed Shimmer' Collection

- The 'Expressionist' Collection

- 3-D Shadow

- Art of Transitioning to Grey

- Pastels Masterclass

- Metallics Masterclass

- Create Your Own Colour Trends

OPTION 1:

ONLINE 'THEORY ONLY' WEBINAR

(GLOBAL + NL INDIVIDUALS/TEAMS)

- Up to 8 students on Zoom

- 2-2.5 hour sessions (including question time)

- 1 colour technique presented

- Intensive advanced theory:

ie: Contrast, Density, Opacity, Dimension,

- Learn advanced colour knowledge: 

ie: Hair Structure, Porosity, Creating Longevity, Pigment Sizes, Lightening The Hair 'Low and Slow', Wellaplex and Lightening.

 

Theory sessions can also be made completely bespoke to your needs:

EXAMPLE:

DAY 1: LIGHTENING

SESSION 1: Lightening: Fashion Foiling +

SESSION 2: Personalising Between Foils: Lightening

DAY 2: ADDING DIMENSION/DARKENING

SESSION 1: Personalising Between Foils: Adding Dimension between foils +

SESSION 2: 3-D Shadow

 

OPTION 2:

2-PART EDUCATION

(NL INDIVIDUALS/TEAMS)

A great option for individuals and teams that cannot attend the 'In Studio' education at the Wella Professionals studio in Nieuwegein or Antwerp. 

You will receive the same 'In studio' education format. The theory session is delivered online. Then the student/team will have time to practice on a mannequin during the lockdown. When we reopen,  the 'in-salon' education can be scheduled to pursue the 'practical afternoon' session with Abby Smith Colour.

 

PART 1: 

ONLINE 'THEORY ONLY' WEBINAR

- Up to 8 students on Zoom

- 2-2.5 hour sessions (including question time)

- 1 colour technique presented

- Intensive advanced theory:

ie: Contrast, Density, Opacity, Dimension,

- Learn advanced colour knowledge: 

ie: Hair Structure, Porosity, Creating Longevity, Pigment Sizes, Lightening The Hair 'Low and Slow', Wellaplex and Lightening.

2-2.5 hour (including question time)

PART 2:

PRACTICAL WORKSHOP: IN SALON

(Pending reopening due to COVID 19)

- Experience a very personalised hands-on workshop with Abby Smith Colour in the comfort of your own covid-safe salon environment.

- Put into practice your new-found knowledge on a mannequin head where you have complete freedom to create. 

 

OPTION 3:

ONLINE LIVE WEBINAR DEMONSTRATION

(GLOBAL + NL INDIVIDUALS/TEAMS)

 

- Up to 200 students on Zoom

- 2-hour session (including question time)

- 3 colour techniques presented 

- Colour Demonstration

- Abby Smith Colour collaborating with a Wella Top Artist

- Styling tips on how to enhance hair colour dimension

COST:

IN STUDIO:

NIEUWEGEIN

2 Day:  €350 ex VAT

1 Day: €195 ex VAT

IN SALON:

NETHERLANDS + BELGIUM

1 Day: €1050 ex VAT

1/2 day: €525 ex VAT 

ONLINE WEBINARS:

POA

(upon request)

 

BOOKING ENQUIRIES:

NETHERLANDS + BELGIUM:

WELLA PROFESSIONALS:  

Customer service: (+31) 0103009350, then option 3.

OUTSIDE BELGIUM + NETHERLANDS:

info@abbysmithcolour.com