Hair colour artistry

About Kristina

Kristina Russell is a celebrated and multiple award-winning haircolour specialist and educator based in Sydney, Australia.  She approaches hair like an artist would a blank canvas; layering colours in interesting ways to create wholly unique looks for her clients. As a respected authority on colouring techniques, she also takes her artistry around the globe to share her knowledge with international clients.  Having been at the pinnacle of hairdressing for more than two decades, Kristina’s work has been photographed in publications in more than 30 countries.


Upcoming Workshops

Would you like to know how to formulate the perfect (and natural looking) Red for every client? Kristina Russell’s unique approach to Creative Colour Theory will help your Redhead requests skyrocket in your salon!

Learn ‘real-life’ methods to boost creativity and revenue whilst behind the chair. Learn successful formulations for everyday salon scenarios, whilst being immersed in Australia’s most innovative Colourist’s world for a day.

Featured education

Kristina partners with salon owners to create tailored education for their teams, and facilitates one-on-one training for hairdressers. Through workshops and social and print media, Kristina is a trusted and respected mentor who helps hairdressers achieve their colourful goals.

Hair colour workshops

Look and Learn’ or ‘Hands-on’ programs offer students the ultimate experience for learner-focussed education. Connect. Create. Paint.

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Private in-salon training

Bespoke haircolour training for all levels of hairdressing! Learn methods specific to your salon team goals – in your own space.

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Shadow and mentoring

A two-day one-on-one program suitable for salon owners, and Australian or international colour lovers wishing to elevate their skills working behind the chair.

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About Kristina

Kristina is a  Sydney-based haircolour specialist that loves all things colourful. She works both in Sydney salon, ‘Edwards and Co’ as well as keeping a busy schedule travelling teaching creative classes to hairdressers and salon owners around the globe.

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I am the Australian Ambassador for the Dresscode Project, a global alliance of salons and barbershops committed to providing positive, gender-affirming services for LGBTQ+ clients.

Find out more about how your shop or salon can become a safer place for LGBTQ+ people.

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