Design and Decorating

Decorating & Design Classes

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Interior Decorating & Design

Introduction to Interior Decorating and Layout

Explore floor plans and layouts, furniture, fabrics, flooring, window treatments, lighting, color, finishes, and accessories. Students may need to provide additional materials.

CAR 3854 / length: 18 hours

CRN 2567, Saturdays
Sept. 13-Oct. 18
1-4 p.m., Marple Campus

CRN 2568, Tuesdays
Sept. 30-Nov. 4
6:30-9:30 p.m.
Exton Center

Cost: Sponsoring: $159
Non-Sponsoring: $177

Kitchen Design

Planning to update or build your kitchen? This class will cover sample layouts and discuss cabinets, flooring, lighting, color, finishes and everything else having to do with your plans. Students may need to provide additional materials. Feel free to bring your plans and ideas.

CAR 3902 / length: 18 hours 

CRN 2565, Saturdays
Sept. 13-Oct. 18
9 a.m.-noon
Marple Campus

CRN 2566, Thursdays
Oct. 2-Nov. 6
6:30-9:30 p.m.
Exton Center

Cost: Sponsoring: $159
Non-Sponsoring: $177

Fashion Design

Learn to draw you fashion designs on a figure. No sewing required. Start with the breakdown of the figure and practice gestures (or loose sketches) with simple shapes to learn the structure of the human form. This will be the foundation so your fashion designs fall properly on the human figure. Learn how the garment flows over the body and study fabric textures and how to achieve the look of a fabric using pastels. 

CAR 5599 / Length: 2 hours

CRN 2570, Sept. 18, 6-8 p.m.
CRN 2571, Oct. 16, 6-8 p.m.
CRN 2572, Nov. 13, 6-8 p.m.
Marple Campus

Cost: Sponsoring: $39
Non-Sponsoring: $59


Floral Design

Introduction to Floral Design

Hands-on experience and instruction focusing on basic mechanics and techniques of floral design. Includes arranging in floral foam, water and sand. Bring floral shears and an apron to each class. Floral material will be provided.

CAR 5577 / length: 6 hours

CRN 2569, Saturdays
Sept. 13-27, 9-11 a.m.
Marple Campus

Cost: Sponsoring: $179
Non-Sponsoring: $199

Floral Design II

Expand your floral knowledge and creativity. Explore advanced designs and techniques as you learn about working with various floral materials. Bring floral shears and an apron to each class. Floral material will be provided.

CAR 5581 / Length: 6 hours

CRN 2420, Saturdays
Oct. 11-25, 9-11 a.m.
Marple Campus

Cost: Sponsoring: $179
Non-Sponsoring: $199

Holiday Floral Workshop

Create your own fresh evergreen tabletop wreath that will last through the season and add sparkle to your holiday d├ęcor. Bring floral shears and an apron to each class. Floral material will be provided.

CAR 5583 / length: 3 hours

CRN 2443, Dec. 13
9 a.m.-noon
Marple Campus

Cost: Sponsoring: $85
Non-Sponsoring: $99