Matthew Guerin


Our 3-day fading course is run by Matthew Guerin. He is the British Master Barber of the Year 2018 and BBA Britain’s Best Barber 2019

Mathew has been Britain’s best barber for 2 years running, winning 2 national awards against the biggest names in the industry.

He runs 2 very successful barbershop with a third due to open in 2019

You will learn to fade from the best

This course is suitable for anyone with barbering experience. Not suitable for beginners.

Course Content:


  • The fade layout
  • Effective clipper techniques
  • Low fading
  • Fast fading fading
  • Creative fading/ drop fading
  • Pattern work
  • Shape & Structure
  • Advanced finishing techniques
  • Styling

Day 1


  • Fading Theory
  • Process and Technique
  • Live Demo by Matthew
  • Practical fading work.

Day 2


  • Review and recap of Day 1
  • Learn fast fading techniques
  • freehand fading (no guards)
  • Live Demo by Matthew
  • 1 practical on live model
  • 2 practical on live model

Day 3


  • Creative fading/pattern work
  • Drop fading
  • Reverse fading
  • Live Demo by Matthew
  • 1 Practical on live model
  • Competition for best fade
  • 3 Day fading Certificate

Call for course availability and price

02920 236703