Classic Fades vs. Drop Fades
From producer, DJ Khaled to rap legend Nas; the classic fade has enjoyed popularity for several years. Many beginning barbers and stylists have added this creative cut to their barbering arsenal.This cut is easy to maintain, yet stylish; however it has several different variations. Mr. Taper of Barbers Only Magazine will demonstrate how to complete a "Classic Bald Fade” and a “Drop Fade” In this barber class, students will learn:
- Proper tools & techniques used for classic fades
- Proper tools and techniques for a Drop Fade
- Hair texture evaluation
- 10-15 minute speed tips
- maintenance instructions
- cut transitioning
*This class is recommended for novice or beginning barbers, as well as, stylists who wish to learn more male grooming techniques.
*Mr. Taper is a 15 year master barber veteran who has taught at every major hair show in the United States. He is one of the founders of Barbers Only Magazine; a publication dedicated to barbers and barbershop culture. He is a licensed barber in Virginia, Georgia and California as well as a licensed barber instructor.