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Michell Evans

Michell Evans is a second-generation groomer.  Her mother got her first Yorkshire terrier when Michell was 5 years old.  “Mom went to a local grooming shop to get advice on caring for her new Yorkie puppy’s coat and was amazed by the profession. She ended up working there and learning how to groom.  Michell’s family was soon breeding and showing Yorkies and it was not long before her mother opened the family grooming shop in Lawrence, Kansas.  She spent her summers in the shop and her weekends at dog shows.


Canine Perfection, her salon in Lake Oswego, OR, is her home base but “The Grooming Tutor is her life’s work.  “Helping people grow confidence and skill through learning the art of grooming is the most rewarding thing that I have done in my career so far”.


Michell Evans is a multi-Best in Show and Best All Around groomer.


She is Certified Master Groomer through National Dog Groomers Association of America (NDGAA), International Professional Groomers Incorporated (IPG), International Society of Canine Cosmetologists (ISCC) and the Nation Cat Groomers Institute of America Inc..


She is the proud recipient of several Barkleigh Honors awards.


She earned the Liz Paul Best Scissored Poodle Award as well as the Liz Paul Memorial Trophy for the most Best in Shows in 2011.


She was a nominee in 2011 and 2012 for the prestigious Crystal Grooming Awards, “Competitive Groomer of the Year”.


She is proud to have represented America in Belgium in 2011 to bring home the Silver Medal and Spain 2013 for the Gold Medal!


For more information about Michell Evans The Grooming Tutor please contact her at michell@groomingtutor.comor you can follow her on Facebook at Michell Evans – The Grooming Tutor or Instagram @thegroomingtutor