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Brian Washburn

Redken Artist


Brian Washburn has a proven ability to help designers understand how the principles of design simplify the method behind the art of hair design. Former salon owner, stylist for 24 years, Exchange Facilitator and now the Artistic Director of a major salon/spa in the Washington DC area, Brian is aware of the challenges that designers face on a daily basis.

Fun, energetic and enlightening, describes Brian Washburn. He has a proven ability to help designers understand how the principles of design simplify the method behind the art of hair design.  Former salon owner, stylist for 24 years, Exchange Facilitator and now the Artistic Director of a major salon/spa in the Washington DC area, Brian is aware of the challenges that designers face on a daily basis.

Experience how these principles can not only interpret the trends of today, but keep your work both fresh and consistent. Explore all the tools and techniques that will give you the edge, and finish to perfection.

Through his own education and growth, Brian has realized that there is no limit to what can be achieved when your mind is open to new concepts and ideas. Understanding the fabric we work with allows us to adapt in our ever-changing industry, but is also the key for all salon professionals to earn a better living, and live a better life. 

Education Upcoming Events
  • 08/13

    THE DO OVER

    Layers from hell...Mangled ends...Missing chunks. If there's one salon emergency that requires an immediate fix, it's a bad haircut. Have a few scenarios that have you clutching your iced coffee? Not to fear, our experienced Redken Artists have answers! A step beyond the basics this 3 day hands on journey will break down some of the toughest, most common challenges and real life situations faced daily when designing hair behind the chair. Explore all of the “What ifs” that constantly keep you from reaching you full potential. Take the guess work out of your routine. Work smarter not harder.

    404 5th Avenue 2nd floor (37th St corne , New York

  • 10/08

    THE DO OVER

    Layers from hell...Mangled ends...Missing chunks. If there's one salon emergency that requires an immediate fix, it's a bad haircut. Have a few scenarios that have you clutching your iced coffee? Not to fear, our experienced Redken Artists have answers! A step beyond the basics this 3 day hands on journey will break down some of the toughest, most common challenges and real life situations faced daily when designing hair behind the chair. Explore all of the “What ifs” that constantly keep you from reaching you full potential. Take the guess work out of your routine. Work smarter not harder.

    404 5th Avenue 2nd floor (37th St corne , New York

  • 12/10

    THE DO OVER

    Layers from hell...Mangled ends...Missing chunks. If there's one salon emergency that requires an immediate fix, it's a bad haircut. Have a few scenarios that have you clutching your iced coffee? Not to fear, our experienced Redken Artists have answers! A step beyond the basics this 3 day hands on journey will break down some of the toughest, most common challenges and real life situations faced daily when designing hair behind the chair. Explore all of the “What ifs” that constantly keep you from reaching you full potential. Take the guess work out of your routine. Work smarter not harder.

    404 5th Avenue 2nd floor (37th St corne , New York

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