May 2015 Newsletter

Happy May everyone, hope you’re enjoying the beautiful weather outside! Well, I just wanted to let you know that April 30th marked my one year anniversary at Ward Stroud Salon (Woohoo)!! I would say that it has been an incredible year for me! I’ve started to consistently build my clientele, …

Hair Inspired by Graffiti Work

For this color and cut I was really inspired by graffiti work. This chic pretty much lets me do whatever I want so I pre-lightened her hair first then colored her roots with Pravana Vivids Magenta.  After processing, I  shampooed her hair so that the magenta would not bleed throughout. …

Behind the Scenes “Women in Menswear”

This is the first photoshoot of my “Women in Menswear” series. Holly and I usually shoot three to four models, but because I want to focus more on my haircutting and coloring techniques, we limit it to two now.  The wardrobe stylist is Evy Taraylo I really like shooting this …

This is my station!

Decided to put a little color around my station at Ward Stroud Salon. These are photos taken by the lovely Miss Holly Seeber. It’s cool to see all the work we had created. I’ve definitely had some fun projects going on and have worked with some really awesome people along …

Valentina Magazine

I seriously love what I do, putting a concept together and see it come to life!  I really wanted to create something that was fanciful with a victorian style.  This is another fantastic spread from the Valentina Magazine.  Photography by Myles Katherine, gowns Kate Miles, makeup Katheryn Hutt, and model …

Splash of Purple

I have so much fun coloring and cutting Deborah’s hair! When I started leasing at Ward Stroud Salon she was one of my very first clients. An artist herself, I love talking about what creative projects we have going on and how we always aspire to do more and just …

Colored Hairspray

Lee is a model in Portland, OR and he has super light platinum hair.  I was really excited to work with him because his hair was so light that I could really do any fashion color and it would look totally cool.  Unfortunately I couldn’t color his hair, but I …