Sam Villa Live Online Workshop for Hairdressers

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You will gain LIFETIME ACCESS with every online class that you buy.

UPCOMING EVENTS – Join the Live Workshop

Layering and Texturizing for Fine Hair

Class: Layering and Texturizing for Fine Hair
Date: Aug, 28 2018
Time: 6pm ET, 3pm PT
Educator: Andrew Carruthers, Education Director for Sam Villa®

Forget the notion that fine and thin hair shouldn’t be layered or texturized! In fact, this fabric comes alive with well-planned techniques that allow it to float and move while keeping the look of density through the ends.

Workshop Details

Forget the notion that fine and thin hair shouldn’t be layered or texturized! In fact, this fabric comes alive with well-planned techniques that allow it to float and move while keeping the look of density through the ends. In this 90 minute live and interactive online academy, Education Director, Andrew Carruthers will guide you through the concepts of:

  • Adapting elevation, overdirection, and sectioning to suit fine hair
  • Utilizing detachment (or disconnection) when layering to retain perimeter density
  • Texturizing techniques that won’t leave the hair wispy or deflated
  • Blow drying tips to maximize fullness
  • Answers to all of your live questions during the class!

Grab a mannequin and tripod so you can work hands-on throughout the class and don’t worry if you can’t attend the live event, the replay is yours to go back and watch anytime.

PAST EVENTS – Available for lifetime access to the replay

Face Framing

Class: Face Framing
Replay: Lifetime access
Time: Watch the replay anytime
Educator: Andrew Carruthers, Education Director for Sam Villa®

Every great piece of art needs a perfect frame and that includes our guest’s face! Creating that perfect frame isn’t easy though. Hair texture, density, growth pattern, and face shape all come into play as we create the design. In this interactive online academy, we will address every aspect behind this essential piece of a stunning haircut.

Workshop Details

Every great piece of art needs a perfect frame and that includes our guest’s face! Creating that perfect frame isn’t easy though. Hair texture, density, growth pattern, and face shape all come into play as we create the design. In this interactive online academy, we will address every aspect behind this essential piece of a stunning haircut. You will discover:

  • Working with different densities and textures
  • Ideas for new creative approaches to face framing
  • Balancing or accentuating face shape and features
  • What is enough, what is too much, and how to create that balance
  • The answers to all of your face framing questions. Don’t forget, it’s Live so you get to
    interact with Andrew!

Grab a mannequin and tripod so you can work hands-on throughout the class and don’t worry if
you can’t attend the live event, the replay is yours to go back and watch anytime.

Sam Villa Online Academy

The Power of Graduation

Class: The Power of Graduation
Replay: Lifetime access
Time: Watch the replay anytime
Educator: Andrew Carruthers, Education Director for Sam Villa®

The technique of graduation within haircutting is an incredibly powerful tool to build weight into a shape. With a deep understanding of what it is and how to control it, we can really elevate our haircuts and the silhouettes we create!

Workshop Details

The technique of graduation within haircutting is an incredibly powerful tool to build weight into a shape. With a deep understanding of what it is and how to control it, we can really elevate our haircuts and the silhouettes we create! In this two-hour interactive workshop Andrew Carruthers, Education Director for Sam Villa®, will explore the world of graduation in depth to help you discover:

  • Most importantly… what is graduation?
  • How to build strong graduation that fits the headshape
  • What to do to avoid bulky looking graduation
  • When and where to use graduation to shift weight balance in all lengths of hair
  • How do vertical, horizontal, and diagonal sections effect graduation
  • Problems and Solutions based on real salon guest interaction
  • The answers to your challenges and questions in real time

Grab a mannequin and follow along to get a hands-on experience while interacting and asking questions live with Andrew. Can’t make it to the Live class? No worries, your class ticket allows you to come back and watch the recording of the class at your leisure and you have lifetime access to re-watch and review!

Sam Villa Online Academy

Thermal Styling for Today’s Textures

Class: Thermal Styling for Today’s Textures
Replay: Lifetime access
Time: Watch the replay anytime
Educator: Sam Villa, Co-Founder of Sam Villa® and Global Artist Ambassador for Redken

One of the most difficult finishes to create is today’s “re-done” organic texture.
These finishes require different techniques, methods, and mindsets as it is all about a relaxed, yet intentional approach.
Join Sam Villa for 2 hours packed with thermal tricks to support today’s textures and finishes!

Workshop Details

One of the most difficult finishes to create is today’s “re-done” organic texture. These finishes require different techniques, methods, and mindsets as it is all about a relaxed, yet intentional approach.
Join Sam Villa for 2 hours packed with thermal tricks to support today’s textures and finishes!

What you will discover:

  • Beyond the basics! New and innovative ways to use Marcel curling irons, spring curling irons, wands and flat irons.
  • Fresh approaches to beach waves, red carpet waves, lazy curls, lazy waves, ruffle waves, and more.
  • Develop multi-textured finishes for a more natural look.
  • Choosing the right product for the right finish.

Don’t miss this opportunity to interact and ask Sam questions in real time. Or, if you can’t be there for the Live event, come back and watch anytime… your ticket gives you lifetime access to the class!

Simplifying Men’s Haircutting

Class: Simplifying Men’s Haircutting
Replay:
 Lifetime access
Time: Watch the replay anytime
Educator: Andrew Carruthers, Education Director for Sam Villa®

Super short haircuts created with shear over comb or clipper techniques can be intimidating even for experienced hairdressers. And, let’s be honest, these haircuts aren’t just for guys anymore!

Workshop Details

Super short haircuts created with shear over comb or clipper techniques can be intimidating even for experienced hairdressers. And, let’s be honest, these haircuts aren’t just for guys anymore!
We see a strong trend in ladies wearing what we’ve considered masculine haircuts in the past.
In this interactive Online Academy, our Education Director, Andrew Carruthers will share discoveries on how to simplify these tightly cropped cuts and create the looks your guests are asking for with confidence.
Grab a mannequin and work along with Andrew, and don’t worry if you miss something, you have lifetime access to rewatch the class anytime you want!

Understanding Undercuts Workshops

Understanding the Undercut

Class: Understanding the Undercut
Replay:
 Lifetime access
Time: Watch the replay anytime
Educator: Andrew Carruthers, Education Director for Sam Villa®

In the world of short haircuts, the undercut has transformed from a trend to a foundational technique necessary for today’s looks. In this two hour interactive online class, discover how to utilize the undercut to distribute weight, create visual texture, and make styling simpler and easy for your salon guests!

Workshop Details

In the world of short haircuts, the undercut has transformed from a trend to a foundational technique necessary for today’s looks. These can range from extreme detachment (or disconnection) of shear over comb lengths underneath draped with a loose bob to a subtle detachment in a pixie to create visual texture.

In this two hour interactive online class, discover how to utilize the undercut to distribute weight, create visual texture, and make styling simpler and easy for your salon guests!

Your ticket provides you with lifetime access to watch the event anytime you want.

Sam Villa Online Workshops - Textured Lob

The Textured Lob

Class: The Textured Lob
Replay:
 Lifetime access
Time: Watch the replay anytime
Educator: Andrew Carruthers, Education Director for Sam Villa®

One quick glance at any social media site will instantly prove that the shattered lob is still the king of the hill in current trends. Creating this lived-in look isn’t as easy as it seems… unless you know the right steps to efficiently address density, texture, and length all at once.

Workshop Details

One quick glance at any social media site will instantly prove that the shattered lob is still the king of the hill in current trends.
Creating this lived-in look isn’t as easy as it seems… unless you know the right steps to efficiently address density, texture, and length all at once.
During our 2-hour demo with Andrew Carruthers, Education Director for Sam Villa®, you will learn salon-relatable razor work that can be applied to the lob, and to many other areas of hair cutting.
Discover how to get your desired result faster, easier, and more creatively, so you can deliver more value to your salon guests!

We invite you to follow along with a mannequin and take notes so that you can impart your newly learned knowledge behind the chair on your guests!

Your ticket provides you with lifetime access to watch the event anytime you want.

Sam Villa Online workshops - Ultimate Fringe

The Ultimate Fringe

Class: The Ultimate Fringe
Replay:
 Lifetime access
Time: Watch the replay anytime
Educator: Andrew Carruthers, Education Director for Sam Villa®

Fringe truly awakens a shape! A simple side sweeping fringe or a super short baby fringe can massively alter even the simplest long bob and shift it from simplicity to opulence.

Workshop Details

Fringe truly awakens a shape!
A simple side sweeping fringe or a super short baby fringe can massively alter even the simplest long bob and shift it from simplicity to opulence.
During our Ultimate Fringe Workshop with Sam Villa® Education Director Andrew Carruthers, discover important elements for success such as blow drying, working with natural growth patterns, adapting to face shapes, and explore multiple options for creating fringe in creative and efficient ways.

We invite you to follow along with a mannequin and take notes so that you can impart your newly learned knowledge behind the chair on your guests!

Your ticket provides you with lifetime access to watch the event anytime you want.

The Art of Layering

Class: The Art of Layering
Replay: Lifetime access
Time: Watch the replay anytime
Educator: Sam Villa, Global Artistic Ambassador for Redken

Any stylist that wants to be successful needs to know how to layer hair…after all, there are very few haircuts these days that do not require some type of soft texture. Master the craft of layering during this LIVE online workshop.

Workshop Details

Any stylist that wants to be successful needs to know how to layer hair…after all, there are very few haircuts these days that do not require some type of soft texture. Master the craft of layering during this LIVE online workshop.

In this online workshop you’ll discover how layers can remove weight, de-bulk and give hair movement and volume, all about layering fine hair, how to create seamless layers with no visible hard lines in blonde hair, methods for layering and balancing face framing layers, how to create soft internal layers that look like they’ve been cut with a razor, and more.

Grab a mannequin and follow along to get the most out of your experience!

texturizing techniques and trends in hair

Techniques and Trends in Texturizing

Class: Techniques and Trends in Texturizing
Replay:
Lifetime access
Time: Watch the replay anytime
Educator: Andrew Carruthers, education director for Sam Villa®

The process of “texturizing” a haircut can truly make or break a design. Texturizing can be done to alter visual texture, soften lines, remove weight, or even just shift the balance of weight and it’s imperative to choose the right technique to achieve the desired effect.

Workshop Details

In this online workshop, discover a wide variety of techniques, tools, and theory to achieve beautiful results faster and easier! We will explore all aspects of texturizing including how to apply to all hair types… even fine or curly hair!

Grab a mannequin and join us “hands-on” to get the most out of your experience or just kick back and enjoy the show.

Important Note: This is a replay from our live workshop. The chat feature is not visible on the replay, so you are unable to ask questions or view the live questions during this replay.

Modern Shag Haircut

Class: Modern Shag Haircut
Replay:
Lifetime access
Time: Watch the replay anytime
Educator: Sam Villa, co-founder of Sam Villa® and Global Artistic Ambassador for Redken

With the modern shag exploding to the forefront of everyone’s hair wish list, understanding the elements to adapt the shape to each guest’s texture, length, and personal preference is key to staying in step with this emerging trend.

Workshop Details

With the modern shag exploding to the forefront of everyone’s hair wish list, understanding the elements to adapt the shape to each guest’s texture, length, and personal preference is key to staying in step with this emerging trend.
**Sam Villa**, co-founder of Sam Villa and Global Artistic Ambassador for Redken 5th Avenue, covers it all during our Modern Shag Class.

We invite you to follow along with a mannequin and take notes so that you can impart your newly learned knowledge

Important Note: This is a replay from our live workshop. The chat feature is not visible on the replay, so you are unable to ask questions or view the live questions during this replay.