Launchpad Stage

Watch up-and-coming talent share their creative vision and looks for the season

SATURDAY 10 JUNE

Fbree

Ruff Diamond Collection 

MINDY BELL 
11.30AM-11.45AM

As Humans i see us all as rough diamonds.
I believe its our imperfections that lifes experiences smooth to make us shine.
To create this collection of my interpretation of a rough diamond mid transformation.
I used smooth structure against ruff texture and added man made facets to resemble the human interference.

Price: Free with an Expo Ticket

SBE Crew Presents

LAUREN PARKES + BRITTANY CRISTAUDO
12.00PM-12.15PM

More details coming soon.
Price: Free with an Expo Ticket

TRILOGY Past-Present-Future

BREE MUNT
1.00PM-1.15PM

From a school based apprentice to Salon Director, Head Colourist and Educator at The Ruby Room in Brisbane, Bree has presented on stages such as Hair Biz Forum, Hair expo main stage and launch pad twice. She has also assisted on photo shoots, hair shows and was in the Artistic Team up for Australian Team of the year in 2016. Education, training and colour are her strengths and passions. Welcome to TRILOGY-PAST-PRESENT-FUTRE; an insight of Bree’s journey as a hair dresser, the why and how she got to her level, she’ll also showcase three different looks where she draws inspiration from 2016 Salon International in London as well as Brisbane’s Gallery of Modern Art.
Price: Free with an Expo Ticket

Heart to Art. Where Craft, Determination & Hairdressing skills can combine together to Create Hair Art.

MARYANA
1:30PM - 1:50PM

: 3rd Place 2017 HBIA Session Stylist Runway Award.
: 1st Place 2016 HBIA Junior Beautiful Bride.
: Winner of 2015 HBIA Student, Apprentice & Educator Award -
 Full-Time Student Category.
: Runner-Up 2015 HBIA Evening Hairstyle - Junior Category.
: Runner-Up 2015 HBIA Student Styling Award - Junior Category.
: 2nd Runner-Up 2015 Pivot Point Global Funk-Up Your Head.
: Qualified Certificate III Hairdresser in 2016 Pivot Point – 
 Chisholm Institute Australia.
: Qualified Certificate IV Hairdresser in 2017 Chisholm Institute Australia.
: Freelance Hairstylist for Films, Runway & Commercial Shoots.

Meraki

GEMMA GILES
2.00PM-2.15PM

Meraki - creating visions from the my love and joy of my craft. Hair is a fabric that gives us the opportunity to create a living art from our soul!
Price: Free with an Expo Ticket

Geometric

LISA SIMMONS, PINK HAIR CANBERRA
2.30PM-2.45PM

Geometric is about shape and design. Creating shapes that overlap and interlock with each other. The Bismuth Crystal for its blend of tones and Geometric qualities. Taking forth in the realms of science fiction.

FREE

IdHAIR AUSTRALIA ARTISTIC TEAM
3.00PM-3.15PM

The IdHAIR philosophy is one of beautiful, sustainable beauty and living. This is why we are so excited to be launching Hair Paint Free, our latest innovation, on the stages at Hair Expo Australia 2017. The IdHAIR Australian Artistic Team will walk you through the completely unique technology behind Hair Paint Free and inspire you with cutting edge techniques that you can take back to your salon and share with your clients.
Price: Free with an Expo Ticket

The Time Travellers

ELLIE MARTINS + SIENNA PRINCE RANKIN, WILDLIFE 
3.30PM-3.45PM

Citified

MORGAN FOSTER, CHI HAIR SKIN BODY ADELAIDE 
4.00PM-4.15PM

Check out two of my pieces from my collection “Citified.” Meaning to urbanize. Adapting to city habits, commercial hair and fashion. I’m here to share with you some amazing tips and tricks I’ve learnt from some well-known and experienced stylist from all over the World!

SUNDAY 11 JUNE

BLURRED

CHRISTOPHER BYRNE + SHANNON STRIKE
SLOANS LANE COVE
9.45AM-10.00AM

BLURRED "The movement on the street is nonconformist.
Gender. Sexual Preference. Androgyny.
The lines are increasingly blurred and renegades are invited to make their mark. The creative medium of hair forms an unapologetic commentary on the cultural zeitgeist. Expect innovative street style and uncompromising looks.
Price: Free with an Expo Ticket

HELMET HAIR CO. has arrived

ANTHEA ALLEN
10.15AM-10.30AM

Come and meet the new kid on the block. Think cool hair, cool people and a cool space and you get an idea of where our head is at. Definitely not your typical hair salon, HELMET likes to do things differently and we were born to shake things up a bit. Explore our brash and bold collection of trend focused looks underpinned by a commitment to technical precision and strong finishes. It’s something a little more fun this Launchpad!
Price: Free with an Expo Ticket

Bountiful Braids

RUTH FINLAY 
ADDICTIVE HAIR GRAFTON
10.45AM-11.00AM

Intricate, precise and detailed braids inspired by current fashion trends from Coachella. A rainbow of colour and sparkle to provoke thoughts of fun and freedom.
Price: Free with an Expo Ticket

State of Art

LIANA KING
11.15AM-11.30AM

More details coming soon.
Price: Free with an Expo Ticket

IdHAIR X David Murry Salon

DAVID MURRY + SCOTT GREENSTREET
11.45AM-12.00PM

The artistic team at David Murry from Brisbane need no introduction. David Murry’s own career has seen him travel the world with his craft and work for the Australian hairdressing industry’s biggest names. This diverse experience combined with an incredible eye for detail makes David Murry an educator that you cannot miss. David is joined on the Launchpad Stage by IdHAIR QLD Artistic Director and leading colourist Scott Greenstreet, delivering an education session that is set to wow you.
Price: Free with an Expo Ticket

Warrioress

ZOE WILDE
12:15PM - 12:30PM

 

As i am a finalist for NSW/ACT Hairdresser Of The Year I will be recreating some of my looks from my “warrioress” Collection. I will be speaking about what inspired my collection and why I wanted to create strong women. Which was inspired by victims of domestic violence and the great work from White Ribbon Australia.

Price: Free with an Expo Ticket

A look from Toni&Guy's 2017 international campaign "Duality"

LIAM POTTS 
TONI & GUY SUBIACO
12.45PM-1.00PM

Be inspired as I present a look from Toni&Guy's 2017 international campaign "Duality". You can never know enough about your profession and as industry leaders we strive to be the best in our field. Educating others and being educated is my passion!
Price:
Free with an Expo Ticket

Exploring Texture

CLAUDIA CATALDO
1.15PM-1.30PM

Texture is an essential tool in the exploration of shapes in hairdressing. It creates definition between elements and generates motion and movement. Shapes created through texture put excitement and interest into a look. This will be the focus of my session.
Price: Free with an Expo Ticket

A Take on 80's/ 90's Punk Hairstyles

KATE COMISKEY
TONI & GUY
1.45PM-2.00PM

Kate is originally from Ireland and has worked for TONI&GUY both in Belfast and Dublin before joining the team in Bulimba. Trained both in colour and cut/styling techniques, Kate's vibrant energy shines through her work and she loves to submerse herself in all aspects of creative hairdressing, taking part in photoshoots and back-stage work.
Price: Free with an Expo Ticket

Tonal Attention

ISABELLA WIGLEY 
BELCASTRO HAIR
2.15PM-2.30PM

Lusciously, endless tonal variation, creating movement through out. Endless creamy attention with slight burst of pastel tones. Perfectly blended sombre that melts into softness but creates impact to the eye.
Price: Free with an Expo Ticket

A La Mode

SIMONE MENENTI
SLOANS NORTH SYDNEY
2.45PM-3.00PM

Be transported to a Salon de Coiffure in Le Marais district and indulge in this fresh and tactile take on Parisienne style. With an in depth focus on the creation of texture and shape, this presentation will be an experience for the senses. Physical forms are inspired by feminine structure and French fashion as each presented look develops and explores a different textural skill.
 Price: Free with an Expo Ticket

Lil' Off The Top

JULES TOGNINI, SAMI JAMES-COCKAYNE, BRODIE-LEE STUBBINS + THE LOTT CREW 
3.15PM-3.30PM

More details coming soon.
Price: Free with an Expo Ticket

Crazy Color with Holly Sharpe

HOLLY SHARPE
3.45PM-4.00PM

Holly will be sharing her expert knowledge on perfect pre toning using 1 Step Colour,  Crazy Colour  and the secret of removing Blue.
Price: Free with an Expo Ticket

Sensational Short Hair

SARAH WALL
4.15PM-4.30PM

Sarah will be demonstrating short hair work, including clipper work and line work, about sections and why and where she uses them and about texturizing short hair.
Price: Free with an Expo Ticket

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