Foundations of Runway Styling with Michael Bowman Jr.
Monday August 5
10 - 3pm
In this day long, hands-on class, stylists will learn how to prep and dress hair to get the best possible results in any editorial, fashion, or formal styling. Review and explore the foundations for hairstyling in a more critical light. Attention will be given to the creation of a look as well as transforming and adapting one look into another. Informative and immersive for anyone looking to explore freelancing in the Runway or Editorial industry. Stylists will also gain a deeper working knowledge of dry styling which can be utilized behind the chair for bridal and formal styles.
All work will be done on Live models & photographed for stylist’s portfolio.
Michael Bowman Jr.
ingenuity. subtlety. approachability.
Michael Bowman specializes in hair coloring and balayage while behind the chair at Brooklyn’s Rob Peetoom salon. However, his talent does not stop there - he has a penchant for editorial styling and frequently collaborates on New York Fashion Week shows, creating looks that range from classic to high fashion to avant-garde.
Michael leads courses that inspire innovation through both boldness and subtlety. Drawing from over a decade of experience, Michael is passionate about creating confident looks that augment each client’s personal definition of beauty, and his teaching techniques reflect these principles.
“When you go to a class don’t hold back - do it up!!! You’re there for you! Thanks for letting me play. This is everything a class should be, fun, informative, and connected.” -Eileen Sheppard