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Introduction to Barbering Seminar/Workshop

May 27, 2012
9:00AM - 5:00PM

Location: LIFT Salon, 90 Adelaide Street East
Instructor: Elaine Tiso
Cost (Members): $100
Cost (Permittees): $120
Maximum Class Size: 8

Join Elaine Tiso, professional educator and stylist, as she takes you through Introduction to Barbering.

The morning seminar will be an in depth study of facial analysis,explaining the guidelines when shaping sideburns, moustaches and beards.

The afternoon will put into practice the lessons of the morning. You will need 2 models with facial hair, preferably a full beard and a head of hair in need of a cut!!

What you will need to bring:

  • Cape /towels
  • Water spray bottle
  • Scissors plus a pair of thinning shears
  • Comb with measurements/ brushes
  • Clippers plus guards, all sizes. If you need to purchase a clipper, Elaine recommends the Peanut with guards. It is very good and not expensive.)
  • Straight razor with guard
  • Blow-dryer
  • Styling aid (gel, mousse or favorite finishing product)
  • Note book (large enough to draw shapes, plus a pen)
  • Two models with prewashed/clean hair and facial hair- goatee, moustache or full beard to be shaped. Models should be open to a new “look”.


Elaine Tiso is a graduate of Manchester Polytechnic (UK), with a City & Guild Certificate in Hairdressing , all levels.

Salon owner and stylist, Elaine has travelled extensively throughout North America educating stylists. Elaine also has a background in the film and television industry, assisting on many films and TV shows for HBO.

Members - $100; Permittees - $120. There are 8 chairs/8 spots available!!!

If you are interested in taking this course, please register with NABET reception, either in person (cash, debit, cheque or credit card) or over the phone with a credit card: 416-536-4827.