‘Just a Taste’ - INTERIOR DESIGN

Are you looking to re-decorate at home, interested in a new hobby, or seeking a bit of time to be creative?


About the course:

Courses are run from our stylish and unique space in the heart of Frome.  Surrounded by inspiring architecture and heritage the local independent retailers give an authentic and unique vibe. 


Suitable for complete beginners or interested amateurs. The course could also provide a good base on which to build for anyone interested in an interior design career.  


Charles has operated an Interior Design Business for 20 years in Australia and the UK.  An acclaimed Interior Designer Charles has been featured in several high profile publications. Passionate about design and interiors Charles has been sharing his experiences and knowledge with students for over a decade.  Developing and running courses in Australia and lecturing at the University of the West of England, gives Charles the inside track on creating an inspiring journey into the study of Interior Design.   


Charles is know for a practical and thoughtful approach to space and colour, always allowing the clients personality to come through in each interior environment.  


This will be a fun and exciting workshop that mixes practical tasks with a little basic theory.  Kick start your knowledge and be inspired to re-design your home. Colour theory, colour schemes, technical drawing, pattern and texture and how to create innovative mood boards are just some of what you'll learn on this inspirational day.  


The course will cover:

• The design process

• Colour basics and how to use colour

• Pattern and texture to enhance a space

• How to create the right mood and style for you

• Lighting and creating an atmosphere

• Space planning, ergonomics and scale drawing

• Accessorising your scheme

• Tricks of the design trade — how to get the most out of your designs

• Common mistakes and how to avoid them

Participants will be given a binder covering the key course topics to take away.


Please note: Places are strictly limited


What's included in the price?

Most materials are provided. But feel free to bring photos of the existing room or/and inspiring photos from the internet or magazines. 

Welcome tea, coffee and cake

Light lunch

10.00am – 4.00pm