Delaware County Community College, Serving Delaware and Chester Counties

Design & Decorating Classes

Decorating & Design Classes

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Interior Decorating & Design

Interior Decorating Part I
Explore floor plans and layouts, furniture, finishes, walls, ceilings, windows, and doors. Students may need to provide additional materials.


CAR 5601 / Length: 18 hours
Cost: Sponsoring: $159; Non-Sponsoring: $179

CRN 2667 Tues & Thurs
Jan. 14-Feb. 11
7-9 p.m. Marple

Interior Decorating Part 2
Explore color and color schemes, lighting, fixtures, and create your room design. Students are encouraged to take Interior Decorating Part I.

CAR 5602 / Length: 18 hours
Cost: Sponsoring: $159; Non-Sponsoring: $179

CRN 2668 Tues & Thurs
Feb. 18-March 24
7-9 p.m. Marple

Floral Design

Taught by Longwood Gardens graduate and instructor, Leona Swiacki, these floral design classes will get your creative juices flowing and interests sparked! Each week participants take home beautiful projects that they create in class.

Adventures in Floral Design

Week 1: Explore the use of Line in design. Create your own floral arrangement using flowers, foliage & branches. Week 2: Explore Ikebana — the Art of Japanese Floral Design. Week 3: Explore the use of Texture in design. Create your own Floral Mosaic design using sand, flowers and other natural elements. Bring floral shears and an apron to each class. Floral material will be provided.

CAR 5577 / Length: 6 hours
Cost: Sponsoring: $189; Non-Sponsoring: $209

CRN 2664 Saturdays
Feb. 22-March 7
9-11 a.m. Marple
Spring Floral Workshop

Using branches and other natural materials, create a long lasting structure that will hold fresh flowers and be refreshed with more flowers as the spring & summer months progress. Bring floral shears, wire cutters and an apron to class. Other materials will be provided.

CAR 5578 / Length: 3 hours
Cost: Sponsoring: $75; Non-Sponsoring: $95

CRN 2666 Saturday
May 9
9 a.m.-Noon Marple
Adventures in Floral Design II

Week 1: Explore the effect of color in design. Create your own floral arrangement while learning to apply Color Harmonies. Week 2: Explore the use of foliage in design. Create your own arrangement focusing on various foliages & dried materials. Week 3: Explore flower arranging without using a container. Create your own hand-tied bouquet using fall flowers, foliage and various accents. Bring floral shears and an apron to each class. Floral material provided.

CAR 5581 / Length: 6 hours
Cost: Sponsoring: $189; Non-Sponsoring: $209

CRN 2281 Saturdays
Oct. 5-19
9-11 a.m. Marple