One of the greatest entryways into the Interior Decorating / Design Industry is to take a live-studio class series designed to introduce you into the Interior Design and Home Decor industry. This 12 Week Intensive [Certificate] puts you directly in front of working industry professionals, to start you on your way. This series is open to anyone (16 yrs+ with parental permission). Registration is accepted up until the beginning dates of any workshop, unless seats have been filled.


Interior Decorating

12 - week Session / SATurday
DATES: FEB 24 - MAY 19, 2018
TIME: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
ID-100-1B / $645.00

To earn a Certificate of Completion: Student must attend 12, 3 hour sessions for a total of 36 clock hours. Student must complete all course work and assignments. *Some sessions will meet at designated showrooms. 

Module I - 3 Sessions - Elements of Interior Decorating, Functions of Space, Interior Decorating TODAY, Floor Planning, Use of a Grid, Proportions, Measurements and Scale, Elevations, Furniture Types, Styles, Placement & Selection, Custom Furniture & Cabinetry, Showrooms to the Trade

Module II - 3 Sessions - Types of Flooring, Wood Types, Tiles, Carpeting, Finishes, Window Treatments, Wall Coverings, Fabrics, Bed Spreads, Pillows and Accessories

Module III - 3 Sessions - Color and Light, Color Wheel, Color Terms, Paint and Finishes, Types of Lighting,Lighting Principles, Lamps and Shades, Ceiling Fans and Lights, Lighting for Different Spaces

Module IV - 3 Sessions - Art and Accessories, Wall Groupings, Mirrors,Pots and Plants, The Business of Decorating, Consulting and Compensation, Business Start-Up, Avoiding Liabilities and Legal Issues, What A Decorator Cannot Do, What Follows After Certification.