Ashley Wallis, Stylist at Yazz Number One Hair Studio,Rawdon,Leeds on stage at Café de Paris, London for the TIGI Inspirational Youth Awards 2016…………. After been selected as one of the TIGI Inspirational Youth Team members for 2016 and successfully completing Bootcamp. Ashley was back in London on Monday for the finale of TIGI Inspirational Youth UK. Ashley and the other TIGI Inspirational Youth team members were amazing. The show was at at London’s Café de Paris in front of press, VIP… guests and the Team’s very own salon supporters who came down from here at Yazz Rawdon, Leeds. This truly was an amazing celebration of the amazing work of Ashley Wallis and the 12 other young hairdressers in TIGI Inspirational Youth 2016. Well done all of you and enjoy!
Well done to our new barbering students! A great start…….. For the next five Monday evenings students will be mastering the art of Men’s Barbering. Follow their progress with our weekly Facebook posts. For more details on the next Barbering Course email: firstname.lastname@example.org or tel: 07961226411.
Our students at the Yazz hairdressing academy completed fantastic pin curling styles today. They styles that they learnt create volume and movement.
Due to a last minute cancellation a place has become available on our next 5 week barbering course starting Monday 7 November 2016. The cost of this evening course is £200. Based in our Yeadon premises, Leeds, the course is taught by dedicated NVQ educators with a range of lessons on offer, including theory work, demonstrations, projects and workshops. You can find more details about the course on our Barbering With Yazz page For more details or to enrol: Tel: 07961226411
SCHOOL STUDENTS Yazz Training Academy 1 Day Hairdressing Course Taster Session Date of Courses: Mon 24 October 2016 Time: 10am – 4.30pm Course Cost: £45.00 Course Content: An introduction to hairdressing which gives you an insight into both men’s and women’s hairdressing as a career. 10.00am – 10.30am Introduction to Yazz Academy An overview to what the Academy can offer in terms of becoming a hairdresser/barber. What progression routes are offered? An insight into industry apprenticeships. Question and answer session. 10.30am – 1.00pm Skill Building Session Students will learn how to blow dry hair and style hair and then shown how to create hair ups for all occasions, using different techniques and equipment. 1.00pm -1.30pm – Lunch 1.30pm – 4.30pm Freestyle Session Students will showcase skills and techniques they have learnt in the morning session. Students will complete two different looks for two different occasions. Students will present their models and discuss how they achieved the styles. Discussion and feedback session. 4.30pm – Finish Entry Requirements Interested in following hairdressing as a Career. 14 – 16 years of age Work experience or Saturday work in a salon is an advantage Location Yazz Number One Hair Studio, 34 New Road Side, … Continue reading
Looking forward to week 4 at Yazz Hairdressing Academy with our NVQ Level 2 hairdressing students. Have a great day everyone!
Students working hard on their Blow Drying Techniques. Great work guys! Blow drying is one of the core skills when it comes to hairdressing. By mastering blow dry techniques the Yazz Academy Students are building a solid foundation on which they can add more advanced skills.
Academy Educator and Creative Director Karen Bunney fls to Russia. Here are a few photos from her time spent in Moscow. Karen was delivering and demonstrating her hair dressing skills for Hempz Couture in Russia. ‘This was an amazing opportunity for me and I have seen and learnt some amazing things and felt honoured to be invited.’
Careers Morning……… Leeds based, Yazz Hair Academy Team attended Horsforth High School. The team were their to answer questions and talk to students about hairdressing as a career. Phillipa O’Donnel, Careers Advisor said: ‘The students really enjoyed the recent Careers Morning and have given us some great feedback, especially the ones that had their hair done! The students got a lot of informative advice and guidance and I know they will use it when it comes to making major decisions in the future.
We all offer Ashley a big Well Done! for impressing the Tigi Inspirational Youth panel that he has what it takes to win a place in the programme. Anthony Mascolo, International Creative Director, wrote: Thank you for joining us in London for the Tigi Inspirational Youth 2016 Assessment Day. It was a fantastic experience and we saw such a high level of talent, creativity and passion from all that attended. Our judges were unanimously impressed with the standard of hairdressing shown. It has been an exceedingly hard job for the judging panel, but after careful deliberation, assessing all areas of candidates work (technical ability, TIGI product knowledge, presentation skills, preparation and inspiration) we are pleased to announce that you have been selected as a member of this years TIGI Inspirational Youth team. Ashley said: I am grateful to be given this great opportunity and am really looking forward to the incredible journey I will be starting with Tigi Inspirational Youth 2016. I would also like to thank salon owner Paul Shakeshaft for all the support him and his team have given me. Thank you:) If you want the benefits of Ashley’s inspirational styling, don’t worry, Ashley will still be taking … Continue reading