We’ve all heard the old saying you need to crawl before you can walk…but did you know that the same rules apply when it comes to colour work? One lady who waxes lyrical about exactly this is the amazingly talented Kristie Kesic, a multi-award winning colour maestro, who will be conducting a full day class on the fundamentals of colour and balayage at MIG Training on Monday 12 August.

Kristie is the owner and director of Stelios Papas Toowong, a guest artist for Wella and also a member of its elite Colour Club. When it comes to awards, Kristie and her team have a score of accolades under their belts, this year alone reaching the finals in the Australian Hair Fashion Awards, Australian Hair Industry Awards and also Hair Expo for Colour Technician of the Year and Salon Team.

Kristie has recently launched her bespoke in-salon colour education program Flawless Colour, abespoke in-salon training platform that highlights the importance of mastering fundamental colour skills before striving for more advanced techniques. And it’s this subject precisel that Kristie will be covering in her full day workshop. “I will demonstrate how mastering the basics of our craft is essential for a strong skill set, “ Kristie explains. “Perfecting these foundation skills is an integral part of successfully servicing and satisfying your salon clientele. In particular, participants will discover the opportunity that foiling confidence can have on a business’ success.”

  • The importance of consultation
  • Why it is important to personalise your colour services
  • Why technique and precision are everything
  • Why you should embrace foiling
  • Salon relevant looks used every single day in the salon

  • How to create a platinum blonde look with foils
  • Multi-dimensional blondes
  • Natural blondes
  • Foil techniques and patterns to suit every haircut


  • A love for fundamentals
  • An appreciation for in salon work
  • An array of foiling techniques you can incorporate into your salon work

Colour and Balayage Fundamentals with Kristie Kesic

Date: Monday 12 August 2019

Time: Full day, lunch and head block provided

Level: Apprentices and those wishing to master their colour fundamentals

Class size: Maximum 12

Location: MIG Training

Investment: $185

Places are strictly limited.