About the Class

Objectives for this class will be:

  • How to efficiently communicate with clients regarding “fashion” color (direct dye) services, including having realistic expectations and at home care for longevity
  • Importance of proper and responsible lightening
  • Use of toners to increase longevity and/or contribute to end result
  • Formulation of direct dyes
  • What to expect when working with/applying direct dyes
  • Familiarization with mixing/applying direct dyes through swatch activity
  • How to photograph “fashion” colors for social media/portfolio

About the Instructor

KATHERINE LAUNDRY is a cosmetology graduate from Aveda Institute.  She recently opened her own salon in Sola Salons allowing her to be creative and show the care for her clients in the way she wants.  Katherine was mentored by a great stylist and friend and returns that kindness by sharing her knowledge with others.  Her interest in color possibilities steered her to become a specialist in creative color for her clients.  Katherine is also an educator for the Pravana beauty line, expanding her outreach to educate.

About Dates and Locations

Salon and Spa Professional Association
'The Atrium' Training Room
2626 East 82nd Street
Bloomington, MN 55425
MAY 21 - JULY 9 - OCTOBER 29
Fantastic Sams Training Center
6901 E Fish Lake Rd, Suite 170
Maple Grove, MN 55369
Country Inn and Suites
3505 Vadnais Center Drive
Vadnais Heights, MN 55110
Salon and Spa Professional Association
'The Atrium' Training Room
2626 East 82nd Street
Bloomington, MN 55425


How to Register

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$79 (six days before class); $89 after

$69 SSPA Members (six days before class); $79 after 

Includes 4-hours of Professional Practice* Continuing Education for relicensure.

($10 fee for phone orders)


*Beginning August 1, 2017, 4 hours of Professional Practice Continuing Education will be required for all active operators and salon managers to renew their licenses.  In addition to the 4-hour Core class, you will now need 4 hours of practical education in your field of expertise.  

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