Floral and Interior Design

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Looking for a hands-on career that allows you to explore your creativity?

Try courses in floral design and interior design to get your creative juices flowing. These courses are also fun for those not necessarily looking for a new career. Take a class just for fun to spice up your own home or use your new talents to enhance your upcoming special event.

 

Location Key: BC=Berkeley Campus; MC=Main Campus; MP=Mount Pleasant Campus; OS=Offsite; PC=Palmer Campus

Days of the Week Key: M=Monday; Tu=Tuesday; W=Wednesday; Th=Thursday; F=Friday; Sa=Saturday; Su=Sunday

Floral Design Certificate

Floral design courses can be taken by anyone. However, this certificate can lead to a professional career by completing all four courses. Courses required include Floral Design I and II; Funeral Design; and Wedding Design. To sign up for the certificate track, call 843.574.6152.


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Floral Design: Christmas Holiday Design

Create a beautiful holiday-themed centerpiece for your dining room table along with creative accent pieces to decorate your home for Christmas. Materials not included.

Check back Fall 2018 for course offerings.


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Floral Design: Floral Design I

Learn the fundamentals of floral design including line, space, texture, form, color, composition, scale and balance. For those who wish to enter the industry or simply nurture their creative side, this class helps you recognize common flower varieties, create everyday arrangements, and understand how to handle and care for fresh flowers. Book included; Cost of materials (flowers and flower cutter) is approximately $225, to be paid at time of registration. (This is in addition to the registration fee.) Registration deadline is one week prior to each class. Location: OK Florist, Summerville

Check back Fall 2018 for course offerings.

 

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NOTE: If you click on "VIEW COURSE DETAILS" and do not see the class listed, then the course is not currently being offered or it has already reached its capacity and no more seats are available. You can call the registration office at 843.574.6152 and ask to be put on a waiting list.

Floral Design: Floral Design II

Get extensive hands-on experience designing a large variety of arrangements. Course content includes current styles of design such as high style, line, form and pavé. Permanents and accessories are also introduced. Prerequisite: Floral Design I.  Book included; Materials not included

Check back Fall 2018 for course offerings.

 

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NOTE: If you click on "VIEW COURSE DETAILS" and do not see the class listed, then the course is not currently being offered or it has already reached its capacity and no more seats are available. You can call the registration office at 843.574.6152 and ask to be put on a waiting list.

Floral Design: Funeral Design

This is a specialty course for those interested in improving their design skills with funeral floristry. Topics include creating casket, easel and basket arrangements and the history, current trends and terminology of sympathy arrangements. Prerequisite: Floral Design I; Cost of materials (flowers) is approximately $140, to be paid at time of registration. (This is in addition to the registration fee.) Registration deadline is one week prior to each class. Location: OK Florist, Summerville

Check back Fall 2018 for course offerings.

 

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Floral Design: Wedding Design

Learn how to create cascade and hand-tied bouquets, corsages and boutonnieres. Decorations for the church or ceremony site and reception centerpieces are also covered. Prerequisite: Floral Design I. Materials not included.

Check back Fall 2018 for course offerings.

 

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Interior Design Certificate

Appropriate for career-minded individuals, as well as home enthusiasts, this six-course program prepares students to function as a commercial or residential interior designer. Learn how to incorporate various design elements to create rooms that are functional, safe and beautiful. Gain experience using industry techniques and tools. Hear from working professionals how to land that first job or start a new business.

 

Courses can be taken individually or as a part of the certificate track. Required courses: Interior Design I (this is a prerequisite for all other required courses in the certificate program); Materials Presentation; Window Treatments; Interior Design II; Drafting I; and Interior Design III. Optional courses: AutoCAD for Interior Design and various workshops offered throughout the year.

 

To sign up for the certificate track, call 843.574.6152.


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Interior Design: AutoCAD for Interior Design

This course helps students learn basic AutoCAD skills while learning to draft residential type floor plans and elevations in Autodesk AutoCAD software. Learn how to draw walls, windows and doors in plan view and elevation and basic AutoCAD commands based on hand drafting skills developed in Drafting I. Each student is required to draft a room at the end of the course by themselves. Prerequisites: Drafting I and Interior Design I.

XIND-529 7561 June 5-28 TuTh 6:30-9 p.m. MC $229


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Interior Design: Color and Light in the Home Workshop

Understand basic principles of color and light in interior environments and how they influence human behavior. Discuss the use of color schemes and layered light in residential environments.

XARV-504 7542 June 2 Sa 9 a.m.-noon MC $49


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Interior Design: Drafting I

Learn to create room and furniture plans. Topics include reading blueprints, using an architect’s scale, and drafting floor plans and elevations by hand. Prerequisite: Interior Design II; Materials included

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Interior Design: Interior Design I

Learn the basic rules for color, wallpapering, furniture arranging, accessorizing and lighting. Also discover what to look for when selecting quality flooring, wood furniture, upholstery and fabrics. This is a required course to receive the Interior Design Certificate. Required Textbook “Decorating Ideas that Work” by Heather J. Paper (available at the TTC Bookstore). Materials and book not included

XARV-701 7574 Aug. 6-Oct. 1 M 6:30-9:30 p.m. MC $229


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Interior Design: Interior Design II

Learn the basic rules of decorating. At the end of this course you will be able to look at a room and know what is missing or what is wrong that needs to be changed. The course includes design theory, principles and elements of design, color schemes, psychology of color and designing a room. Prerequisite: Interior Design I

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Interior Design: Interior Design III

Learn to design the entire house. Topics include reading blueprints, working with particular furniture styles, mixing patterns and selecting complementary paint colors. Students also learn how to prepare for interviews in the design industry. Prerequisites: Drafting I, Materials Presentation and Window Treatments; Materials not included (approximately $100)

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Interior Design: Materials Presentation

Develop a clear understanding of how materials should be displayed using the appropriate proportions, titles, keys and legends. Use hands-on techniques in building a material board for professional interior design presentations and learn to organize specification notebooks. Prerequisite: Interior Design I; Materials not included (approximately $75)

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Interior Design: Window Treatments

Learn basic window types and how to measure and price window treatments. Use different types of hardware and trim options available to create unique window treatments. Visit two local businesses to get real-world examples of the latest in window treatments and have an opportunity to speak with local experts. Prerequisite: Interior Design I

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Interior Design: Your Home, Your Style Workshop

Do you have big dreams but a small budget? Do you have a favorite home design style but struggle to make it work in your home? Join Designer Aylin Carpenter for an informational session on how to create beautiful, functional living spaces by maximizing what you have and gradually moving into what you want. Understanding the elements of composition and design helps you achieve your home design goals.

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