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Design and Create Patterns in Hair

With MK
Duration16 minutes
Skill levelIntermediate


MK’s tutorial explains and demonstrates how to create a pattern in the hair. The tutorial shows how to create an initial outline, then how to fill out the design with a variety of techniques to create shading, texture and perspective. The tutorial also explains what tools you would need and how to use the tools to create your design.

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Technical skills

  • 3D pictorial
  • Barbering
  • Clipper attachments
  • Clipper cutting
  • Clippers-over-comb
  • Creating patterns
  • Fade
  • Partial head designs
  • Repeated designs
  • Scissors-over-comb
  • Shading
  • Tapering


Contributor: MK
Model: Mixed
Make-Up Artist: Melissa Bourne
Photographer: Andrew Gilbert

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