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About the Course
This course will give you an insight into the world of interior design and inspire you with the confidence to present your own schemes.
It's ideal if you are considering further studies in interior design and wish to start your portfolio.
During the course you will:
- learn how to develop your creativity regarding interior design
- give special attention to light, colour, form, texture and how these key elements can define a space
- look at decorative schemes with the use of wallpaper, upholstery, window treatments and accessories.
This is a practical and creative course with some theory and research and is delivered through informal talks and visits to local places of design interest.
What will you gain?
You will gain experience of undertaking an interior design scheme and also an understanding of its application in the domestic, residential and commercial sectors.
From simple plan drawings you will gain an understanding of scale before applying colour, furniture and furnishings.
By the end of the course you will have:
- created a finished, or almost finished, interior design project
- built a portfolio of new work
- developed an awareness of the vast range of information relevant to interior designers
- had plenty of fun.
Level: Open to all
Entry requirement: You should have an enthusiasm for design and interiors, and an interest in developing your creative and technical skills.
Tutor Profile: Amanda Ford is an interior architect who specialises in designing luxury bars and restaurants.
She believe a guests’ experience with a restaurant starts long before they walk through a door - and lasts long after they leave.
Amanda is a partner in the Grey Coffee design agency, and is also a part-time design tutor.
She has an MA (distinction) in interior architecture.
Click through above to book your place online.
Modern accommodation is available a short walk from our studios and is available to those booked on to a summer school course for an additional fee, and also for under 16 year olds, as long as you are accompanied by a parent/guardian.
Accommodation can be booked online via the link above.
Doing your Duke of Edinburgh Gold Award? This course can count as your Gold DofE Residential.
If you have mobility issues, please let us know in advance so that we can be sure to accommodate your needs.
If booking with a CraftCourses voucher for part or all of the course fee, please fill in the contact form above. Your voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.
What's included in the price?
One week of quality tuition with experienced tutor.
Certificate of attendance upon completion.
Indicative class size: 14
This craft course provider has been awarded Silver status for receiving 5 or more 5 star ratings from previous students.
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They also allow tutors to gain valuable feedback on their courses and for new students to find the course that's right for them.