Kelly Elliott is a NC native, growing up in Lexington, NC. She trained and graduated from the Tigi Academy in Dallas, Texas , where she learned precision hair cutting techniques. She began her career as a stylist and color specialist in WS, NC. 2 years later she moved to Charlotte, NC.
Kelly has worked in the Charlotte region for more than 20 years now, calling uptown her home where she has lived for thirteen years. She opened Sage Salon & Studio in 2016 in the lovely Historic Brevard Court area.
She has trained at the Goldwell Academy in Baltimore, Redkin and Aveda in NY. specializing in dimensional color.
In 2013 she graduated at CPCC with an Associates in Fine Arts Degree: she is an award winning photogragher. In 2018 was honored to be in alumni showcase in the Ross Gallery.
Kelly has incorporated her love for art, highlighting local artists work in the historic alternative exhibition space on a quarterly basis.
"Love of Beauty is taste.
The creation of Beauty is Art"
Ralph Waldo Emerson
David started his journey in Asheville,NC right out of high school he knew right away there was a desire to be a hairstylist! He knew this was what he wanted to do. Starting his dream he soon became a student of Paul Mitchell the School. Where he worked behind the scene events such as Columbia Fashion Week two years in a row! All while working in a high end Aveda Salon. Not long after he moved to Charleston,SC he entered his full potential! He soon attended the L'Oréal Academy becoming Certified in the specialty of Balayage, Highlighting & L'Oréal Professional Color! He also worked with lines such as Kérastase, Bumble & Bumble, Baxter of California & Brazilian Blowout. His passion keeps pounding and his education keeps growing as he joins the QC!