Learn everything you need to know about dreadlock information, creation, maintenance, repair, structuring the scalp, all varieties of extension, makeovers, unique restructuring techniques, colour blending and more.
The Organic Dreadlocks Course Material includes:
19 course videos to suit your needs, interest and pre-existing skill-set.
Essential Skills in Dreadlock Creation
Different methods of making dreadlocks
Tools of the trade
Preparing the hair for new dreadlocks
Thin vs Thick
Layout at the scalp-sectioning and sizing
Step by step diamond structure
How to twist and rip
How to crochet
Aftercare & washing
Different methods of maintenance
When to and how often should dreadlocks be maintained?
Meeting and greeting a first time maintenance client
Separating dreadlocks at the scalp
Scalp health and hygiene
How we maintain dreadlocks at the scalp: Two methods
Maintaining the body of the dreadlock
Straightening out shrunken, bunchy, zigzagging dreads
Extensions and Transplants
Our journey with human hair dreadlock extensions & ethical considerations
The basics of our extensions craft and why we do it the ‘hard’ way
Creating a dreadlock extension with human hair
Creating a layered effect and a ‘v’ shape
Extending already existing dreadlocks or creating new long wispy ends
Extending with pre-existing dreadlocks
Other techniques & offerings
How to join two or more dreadlocks together
Dreadlock removal / unpicking dreadlocks
Cutting length off dreadlocks
Dreadlock overhaul and restructuring
Customer Care & Self Care
Questions to ask before booking in a new client
Creating a studio environment
Meeting a new customer receiving new dreadlocks or a big transformation
Personal health & safety measures
Supporting your client
Organic Dreadlocks Book: Journey, Diary, Manual, by Amy King and Stefan Spescha
This incredible book contains all the step by step know-how in creating beautiful natural dreadlocks. Along the way it is infused with their story as artists as well as over 500 stunning and inspirational images of people with dreadlocks from all over the world.
You will be provided with a hard-copy and eBook version of the book and access to all video content.
Armed with all the necessary information you can work through the course step-by-step then practice and build your skill-set on your own.
To accompany our book we have over 19 training videos containing 16 hours of fully guided step-by-step instruction. All video material is professionally produced, clear, simple and easy to follow.
Twist & Rip
Separating the Drealocks at the Scalp
Maintenance at the Scalp Part 1
Maintenance at the Scalp Part 2
Creating a Human Hair Extension
Creating a Balayage Hair Extension
Extending with Pre-Existing Dreadlocks
Mathews Dreadlocks (sneak peak above)
Becky’s Dreadlock Makeover
Franky’s Maintenance and New Open Ends Part 1
Franky’s Maintenance and New Open Ends Part 2
Kristy’s Dreadlock Makeover Part 1 (sneak peek below)
Kristy’s Dreadlock Makeover Part 2
Suzy’s New Old Dreadlocks
Book available separately here.
For over 12 years Organic Dreadlocks have been creating uniquely beautiful, highly sought-after dreadlocks, operating full-time from an often 6 month waiting list.
We take great pride in our services and methods, our incredible customer feedback and ever-growing dreadlock community and family. Stefan is widely regarded as being among the best of the best, especially artful while being fast and efficient.
People from all over the world comment that our dreadlock creations have a certain ‘something special’ that cannot compare with any other work they have seen anywhere else.
Even experienced loctitians ask ‘how do we do it?’.
Its true dreadlocks made at Organic Dreadlocks are outstanding and special. All our techniques (from the most simple and obvious to the most detailed and coveted) are now available for anyone to learn in our complete dreadlocking course.
WHO IS THIS FOR?
The Organic Dreadlocks Course is ideal for…