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Creating an Amazing Temporary Design on a Shih Tzu

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37 minutes, 52 seconds



Creative styling genius, Angela Kumpe knocked it out of the park with this dog! Although this owner had never met Angela, she spent some time on her website. After reviewing the website, she gave Angela total free reign to do anything she wanted to her Shih Tzu. Angela knew she would have to step it up a notch in order to impress this owner.

Angela did not disappoint us at! She worked out a dazzlingly creative design that was temporary. It was a combination of working with an airbrush and blow pens. To get the outline the fish pattern, Angela started with a stencil and let her creative imagination go from there.

In this lesson, Angela shares with you all of her tools and techniques to get this brilliant colored design. The true beauty _ it’s a creative temporary design. The color will not rub off on the carpet or the furniture. It will hold up for a number of days. However color can be washed out of the fur. The coat does not have to grow out before the color is eliminated. {br}This dog is never had such an extensive creative design. And he certainly never had an airbrush used on him. He was extremely good for the entire process — however he was very ticklish. Angela shows you how to work through that type of situation.

Even if you don’t want to go to this extreme, the techniques Angela shares in this lesson can be scaled down and applied in your own salon very easily. If you are inspired by color, this is a really fun lesson to watch.

In this video you will learn:

• What types of products you need to create a vibrant design

• how to find ideas for unique stencils

• why it’s not important if you make a few mistakes

• how to distribute the color through the coat with a blow pen

• how to add some extra bling to really make the design sparkle

Angela Kumpe

Angela Kumpe is a world-renowned speaker, judge, retailer, author and competitor on the creative styling circuit. She is passionate about pets and innovative force in the world of creative pet styling.

Angela is a self-taught pet stylist. She has worked professionally since the mid 90’s in Little Rock, Arkansas. Recently, she closed her salon, A to focus on her mobile grooming business, Designer Dogs and teach creative pet grooming to aspiring creative pet enthusiasts.
She was fascinated the first time she saw a creative design on the cover of a Groomer to Groomer magazine. In 2001 , she entered her first creative grooming competition and been hooked ever since. She has had countless awards in creative grooming competitions around the country. She has won the Barkleigh Honors Award for Creative Groomer of the Year four times and made the coveted cover of Groomer to Groomer Magazine seven times.

Angela is a published author. In 2007 she wrote a one-of-a-kind book, ‘A Creative Collection.’ Her book helps other pet stylists master the art of creative pet styling. In 2013, she published a second book ‘The Ultimate Guide to Salon Creative’ focusing on creative styling for everyday salon settings.

On her website at A Creative Collection, Angela has products and education material to assist other creative pet professionals. Today you can find Angela and her team attending industry trade shows teaching, competing, and running A Creative Collection booth around the country.

Angela’s creative styling abilities have been featured on several national TV and news programs including; TLC’s Extreme Poodles, Animal Planets Most Extreme, Good Morning America, Fox & Friends, and The Today Show. She’s also had numerous articles in newspapers and magazines including the New York Times. Angela is also featured with other creative stylists in an amazing documentary called, “Well Groomed.” The film has been featured in numerous film festivals all over the country. Recently, it was purchased by HBO and is set to air sometime in December 2019

Affordable private, hands-on classes are available in Little Rock, Arkansas. Angel also offers hands-on seminars together with creative legends, Adrian Pope and Lori Craig, around the country. To book/host a seminar, contact Angela directly.

You can find more information about creative styling, products and educational events on her website.

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