Jason didn't become one of New York City's most sought after colorist by accident.The Rhode Island native & 20 year veteran of the world-class color team at Bergdorf Goodman's John Barret Salon has built an impeccable reputation over the course of his career, gaining critical acclaim for his work in cutting-edge techniques such as ombre and balayage. Since entering the New York City scene Jason has taken on a who's who clientele of actors and actresses, models, fashion editors and media personalities. His talents have even brought him from the runways of NYFW to the pages of allure magazine.
Several years ago after closely evaluating the current style landscape in his hometown, Jason decided to bring a bit of New York City flavor to the folks of Providence.
With this idea he created Studio 101- Providence's premiere luxury boutique salon. Now you can find Jason every other Tuesday painting gorgeous highlights right in the heart of downtown Providence.
Kristen is one of our most sought after stylists. With over 20 years of experience behind the chair, she specializes in making her clients look and feel amazing. From beautiful blondes to radiant redheads and everything in between Kristen has got it covered. She has spent countless hours training in the art of balayage, creative highlighting, Razor cutting, curly hair, seamless layers and finish work just to name a few.
Throughout her career she has sought out the best education in the industry training in New York City At both the L’oreal Professionnel Academy and Bumble& Bumble academy for advanced cutting and coloring techniques, as well as in Hollywood California with KMS for designing Avant Guarde styles. Kristen’s expertise has even taken her to Paris, France where she trained under L’oreal Professionnel Artists at their world tour.
Not only does Kristen seek education for herself constantly, she has also taken on the role as Studio 101’s Education Director. She takes pride in sharing her knowledge of how to create beautiful healthy hair with our up and coming stylists.
Lori is a stylist with over 14 years of experience. Lori prides herself on her ability to constantly create new personalized looks for her clients. She has trained under many of the leading companies in the industry including L’oreal Professionnel, Bumble& Bumble, Redken, and Goldwell to name a few. She has also attended classes in the art of formal styling under the educators with KMS.
Lori loves to work with all hair types. She specializes in dimensional color, both balayage and traditional foiling techniques as well as cutting. Lori’s attention to detail is especially showcased when doing precision cuts and classic shapes. This is also why Lori strives when it comes to formal styling and finish work, leaving no hair out of place.
Not only will Lori have you feeling beautiful as you leave the salon but she will also give you the tools and knowledge you need to recreate the look at home.
With 9 years in the industry Taylor has shown that she is extremely talented at what she does. The Western Massachusetts native has been with Studio 101 for 3 years and in that time has done nothing but create beautiful hair.
With a background as an art major Taylor has a great eye for color and design. She specializes in balayage ,having trained under L’oreal Professionnel Artists in Paris, and all other forms of creative color. Taylor is especially skilled in cutting whether it be long flowing seamless layers, short textured cuts or very structured styles.
Taylor has had extensive training under L’oreal Professionnel both in the salon and at their Academy in New York City. Her talents have even taken her to styling hair for photo shoots and most notably for the band WILCO before they appeared on Letterman.
Taylor’s attention to detail and love for what she does shows more and more with every masterpiece she creates.
With just about 2 years experience on the floor Katie has proven she can hold her own as a top stylist. She excels at techniques such as Balayage and creative coloring as well as edgy unstructured cuts and seamless layering.
Katie has trained under New York stylists in the art of blow-drying and proper finish work. She has also trained with L'oreal Professionnel at their academy in Soho and has recently joined their team as one of their artists. As a L'oreal Professionnel artist she is able to share her knowledge with other stylists all over the U.S.
Katie is a client favorite with her extreme attention to detail. She ensures each client the attention they need in order to make them the best versions of themselves they can be. She gives the same care to a full makeover as she does to a blow out.
Greta is our newest stylist on the floor but don’t let that sway you - she is a talented, up-and-coming artist, with a great eye for detail. She is constantly staying on top of all the latest trends and has trained under the Toni & Guy Academy and completed an extensive training with our master stylists, perfecting her skills in the arts of Balayage, cutting, and styling.
Greta has also attended several classes at the L’oreal Professionnel SoHo Academy, where she learned from the industries top stylists. Greta is sure to be a great fit for anyone looking to freshen up their look