colourist


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colourist

(ˈkʌlərɪst) or

colorist

n
1. (Art Terms) a person who uses colour, esp an artist
2. (Photography) a person who colours photographs, esp black-and-white ones
ˌcolourˈistic, ˌcolorˈistic adj
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Translations

colourist

colorist (US) [ˈkʌlərɪst] N
1. (= artist) → colorista mf
2. (= hairdresser) peluquero especializado en tintes
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colourist

[ˈkʌlərɪst] (British) colorist (US) n
(= artist) → coloriste mf
(= hairdresser) → coloriste mf
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colourist

, (US) colorist
nFarbkünstler(in) m(f)
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References in classic literature ?
It was marvellous, a feast for the eyes, this complication of coloured tints, a perfect kaleidoscope of green, yellow, orange, violet, indigo, and blue; in one word, the whole palette of an enthusiastic colourist! Why could I not communicate to Conseil the lively sensations which were mounting to my brain, and rival him in expressions of admiration?
At IBC, instructors will include colourist Maxine Gervais of Technicolor on Alpha , Black Panther and Meg ; St Louis's Sylvain Canaux, a specialist in beauty grading; and Mike Nuget, New York-based freelance colourist on Baselight for Avid -- among others.
"Any change in hair colour should have a thorough consultation with a professional, so we can manage your expectations and let you know what we think is achievable," says Jack Howard, expert colourist at Paul Edmonds Salon London for L'Oreal Professionnel.
Will you go blonde not start " The colourist is keen to help avoid dye-job disasters, so here, he sets out the three things you should always take into account when choosing a new hue, and how a professional can get you there, no matter what your base colour is..
Will you go " The colourist is keen to help avoid dye-job disasters, so here, he sets out the three things you should always take into account when choosing a new hue, and how a professional can get you there, no matter what your base colour is..
1 DON'T DYE BEFORE YOU FLY "HAVE your hair coloured eight to 15 days before departure on holiday," says hair colourist Christophe Robin.
Summary: The US-based celebrity hair colourist speaks to tabloid!
But it hasn't been seen publicly for almost 100 years after it was shown in London at the colourist's 1918 Connell Gallery exhibition.
Creator, colourist to the stars, Josh Wood, says the technique "allows a multitonal colour effect without a radical change".
Top London colourist Sam Hughes said: "It really suits her.