Introduction to interior design: FULL
Who is this course for?
This course is suitable for everyone. Whether you’re planning to re-decorate your home or are just interested in how to get started, this course is for you.
During this short course you will develop skills for designing interior schemes. The course includes how to create a mood board, developing colour schemes, trends and styles and how to develop a presentation board.
Additional costs and requirements
This course is delivered online and provided free of charge. You will, however, need a computer or a tablet with a stable internet connection, as well as a built in or external microphone and camera to attend the course.
You will need the following resources:
Magazines – these don’t need to be interior magazines, paint charts, glue stick, A3 pieces of cardboard or A3 mountboard (x2)
If you have access to a computer with PowerPoint, this will be useful but not essential.
Will I have to do anything outside of the session?
There will be some tasks to carry out between the sessions such as ordering samples and finishing off work started during the session.
About the tutor
Your tutor will be Sam Brown. Sam started working for Learn Devon in 2012 and teaches craft and design courses, mainly in Exmouth. Before joining Learn Devon she had a varied career working as a Graphic Designer, an Interior Designer and as a Manager in interior and fashion retail. Sam has a BA(Hons) in Design/Typography from the University of Plymouth as well as diplomas in Interior Design and Fashion and Textile Design.
When Sam isn’t teaching (or making, sewing, knitting or felting something) she enjoys spending time with her family travelling, sailing, cycling and walking. Sam is also a member of Exmouth Archers.
“I love teaching adults’ new skills – whether for pleasure, to meet new people or to pursue a new career, every course is unique in that friendships are formed, skills are learned and dreams are followed.”
Sam is currently studying part-time for an MA at Plymouth College of Art.