JeffreyOwner/President of Hands2Create
Master Hair Designer, Color Specialist and Man of Many Talents! 30+ Years in the Beauty Industry. Jeffrey originates from Michigan. He is a member of a large family from which he gained a strong sense of security and the belief that anything is possible! As a natural extension of his artistic abilities, hair design became his passion very early on. After finishing beauty school by the age of 18, Jeffrey pressed on to add a college degree in Fashion Merchandising and Marketing in addition to working in the beauty industry. Upon graduation from college he set his sights on what seemed to be the land of opportunity, Chicago! It was there that he would find that his life would begin. He quickly made his mark as a leading stylist and educator. He has since become a successful salon owner where his talents continue to flourish. Jeffrey enjoys painting/drawing, photography, make-up design, interior design, home improvement, landscaping, poetry, costume jewelry and most recently event planning. His hands have been described as not just creative, but truly magical!
Guillermo QuinonesHair by GQ (independent stylist)
With 13 years of expertise in the hair industry, Guillermo has mastered a wide range of hair techniques utilizing a combination of clippers and shears. He specializes in haircutting, coloring, custom blending, highlights, lowlights, color corrections, and facial waxing. Continuous education is very important to Guillermo. Therefore, he strives to stay updated with the latest trends by attending various workshops and seminars. Understanding a client’s needs is an attribute that Guillermo takes seriously. He takes the time to listen carefully to his clients, embrace their wishes, and is not afraid to show his creative side. Guillermo was born in Acapulco, Mexico and has been in Chicago for quite a while. He is fluent in both Spanish and English. In his spare time, he tries to escape to warm places. He enjoys traveling, spicy food, music and shopping.