Inspired by 2 Stylists, the first-ever RUSK Freedom Tour was built on a profound dream to reshape the narrative for Hairdressers. At it's core this tour embodies liberation for stylists to reach their greatest potential championing financial freedom, sparking creativity and and fostering community with kindred spirits. All without Compromise.

Featuring:

✔ IN-PERSON demos

HANDS-ON workshops

TRENDING COLOR techniques

SOCIAL MEDIA tips

FINANCIAL freedom hacks

SWAG bags

COMING TO A CITY NEAR YOU

MEET OUR EDUCATORS

KATIE BRENNER

RUSK ARTISTIC DIRECTOR @ktbhair

Meet Katie Brenner, a Denver native and trailblazing figure in the beauty industry. Graduating at the top of her class from the Aveda Institute, Katie's journey soared as she secured an apprenticeship under a Vidal Sassoon Master Stylist in her debut year. Her path led her to work alongside industry icon Charlie Price and contribute to the production of Denver Fashion Week.

Now, as the RUSK Artistic Director, Katie is an anomaly, defying industry norms with her exceptional talent and dedication. Her inspiring journey, from educational heights to the backstage of major fashion events, reflects a relentless pursuit of excellence.

ASHLEY MAURIELLO

RUSK GLOBAL EDUCATION DIRECTOR @ashleymauriello_

"Join me on this exciting journey where innovation meets impact, and together, we can achieve new heights of success in the ever-evolving Industry! I have adeptly utilized social media marketing, data analysis, and digital product management to amplify brand visibility and enhance customer engagement. As a collaborative leader, I am committed to cultivating an inclusive and imaginative environment where the voice of every team member resonates. Through the nurturing of talent, I've cultivated high-performing teams that consistently deliver exceptional results."

JESS BARTOLOMEO

RUSK LEAD ARTIST @hairstar86

Master stylist, Salon owner and Rusk Blonde Specialist Jessica Bartolomeo @hairstar86 from Gilbert, Arizona has over 10 years of experience traveling, educating and sharing her craft on Rusk stages nation-wide! Jessica is passionate about teaching the art of mindfulness throughout the hair color process. She feels that with the right arsenal of products, tools and techniques in your belt, you can be fully prepared to create that powerful end result, no matter what complications arise in the process! Join Jessica to gain inspiration on modern, trending color placements, textured haircuts and fun, on-trend styling and finishing techniques!

LEARN NEW COLOR TECHNIQUES

Designs by @ktbhair and @ashleymauriello_

By RUSK Artistic Director, Katie Brenner
@ktbhair

 A signature @KTBHAIR Express technique. For the client that wants low-maintenance dimensional color with a lived-in vibe.

By RUSK Global Education & Social Media Lead, Ashley Mauriello @ashleymauriello_

Low maintenance color with a fully-highlighted look. This technique is super efficient-using the head as a roadmap to place brightness in all the right places!

By RUSK Artistic Director, Katie Brenner
@ktbhair

A new @KTBHAIR technique. A not-so-traditional haircolor placement. This is a toning technique to give pops of color, ultimate dimension and an optical illusion every time your client turns their head.

  Glossing technique + This can be done with Demi’s too!

By RUSK Artistic Director, Katie Brenner
@ktbhair

A signature @KTBHAIR Money piece technique. For the client that wants brightness around the face. This can be subtle or bold!

 Babylights + Teasylights

**All techniques work perfectly with root touch-ups and can be customized to the tones desired.

 

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