Home & Garden
Interior Design Basics: Solutions for Your Lifestyle and Budget
Whether you’re decorating yourself or hiring a designer, an understanding of interior design basics will help ensure a successful project. And what better place to learn than a comfortable, renovated studio? After exploring interior design basics, you’ll learn how to apply them to your lifestyle and budget. Discover how to furnish your home at 50-70% off retail. Learn about the psychology of color and how to mix patterns. Looking to increase your property’s value? Discover the ins and outs of renovation as well as simple improvements such as finishes that can make a big difference. Finally, learn a designer’s secrets to achieving harmony, unity and flow in your home. Register early, as enrollment is limited to 12 students.
Renaissance by Design
544 Baxter Ave.
Louisville, KY 40204
Kelli Milligan, interior designer and owner of Renaissance by Design since 1985
10/7-11/116 Wednesdays, 10:30 a.m.-noon$149 - #149DPM
10/09-11/136 Wednesdays, 6:00pm-7:30pm$149 - #149DPN
Antiques in the Marketplace: Level I
Interested in buying/selling antiques and/or adding timeless appeal to your home’s décor? This popular class will get you well on your way. Learn to discern the finer points of antique furniture. Refine your appreciation of porcelain, glass and the inner workings of antique clocks. Discover how to showcase English and American silver. Market trends and the impact of the Internet on buying and selling antiques also will be explored.
Ken Hays, auction gallery and appraisal owner and guest speaker on the Antiques Road Show
9/19-10/246 Thursdays, 6:30-8:30 p.m.$79 - #149CPT