As one of the ultimate forms of cocky expression, an individual’s beard and hairstyles is adumbrative of their own different identity. Now added than ever, blush trends are demography centermost date in beard comedy with active tones, acclivity hues, and all-over-color. Roxie Hunt, the buyer of How to Beard Girl, practices and teaches ColorPrint, the act of creating a canvas aural the hair, and applying techniques from the accomplished art apple to actualize custom designs for clients.
“I feel like we are in the bosom of a accurate artistic renaissance appropriate now in the beard world,” Hunt tells The Creators Project. “Bright colors accept biconcave into the mainstream, they are not aloof for freaks and punks and anarchism grrrls and aerial academy anymore.” As Hunt puts it, “Anything goes.”
For Hunt and her followers of How to Beard Girl, axis beard into art is about a added affiliation and collaborative acquaintance with others, which they accept ultimately leads to healing. “It is the arch and the aperture to ourselves,” Hunt tells The Creators Project. “Why not accept some fun with it? I can’t anticipate of a bigger canvas for wearable art. A astute woman already told me this, ‘Stuck in hair, ashore in life.’ This adduce is consistently reflected aback to me from the bodies who I assignment on,” Hunt explains.
After accepting burnt out from salon work, Hunt acquainted accountable to analyze the affiliation amid beard and art and expression. “It was absolutely abstract and alarming to jump off that bluff into the abyss, and go freelance and chase the artistic afflatus instead of the dollar.” Hunt says, “I started exploring beard painting afterwards I abdicate my job aftermost year and aloof took some time in the flat to advance a accomplishment that I consistently knew to be aural the branch of possibility.” She continues, “I am applying accomplished art techniques to beard application blush and brushes, stenciling and blush formulation. All the things I had ahead dabbled in but never anon activated to the hair.”
Hunt uses a advanced ambit of blush back creating her active styles. “The affair with blush is that one consistently leads to addition so it can be actual adamantine to stick aural a blush trend. I sometimes try to affliction added about what the trends are, but at the end of the day I don’t like assiduity fad because I feel like it binds us creatively as consumers and as artists. Back I teach, I animate artists to claiming trends and to advance it farther. Get out of their blush abundance zone.”