Designer-Workroom Relations

Designer-Workroom Relations

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2 Day Program With the guided assistance of an experienced workroom manager, students participate in real-life scenarios of wholesale drapery workrooms partnering with decorators and designers to create fabulous window treatments. With an emphasis on communication, students explore a variety of reliable…

Canopies and Coronas

Canopies and Coronas

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3 Day Program This informative and exciting course details the rich history of canopy and corona design. Students observe various fabrication and installation techniques, then practice by fabricating samples of their own, made to fit the sample beds used in PB201-Professional Bedding…

UP101-Professional Upholstery I

UP101-Professional Upholstery I

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6 Day Program   This intensive course provides comprehensive training in the area of furniture upholstery. Students learn professional techniques and practices to establish an upholstery business or add the service to an existing workroom. The instructor shares trade secrets, tool and…

Professional Drapery Installation

Professional Drapery Installation

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3Day Class Never be intimidated by installations again! Join Andy Nance as he shares more than twenty years experience installing residential window treatments. In a supportive, hands-on environment, students learn industry terminology, measuring techniques, fastening techniques, recommended tools and supplies, customer service,…

Advanced Top Treatments

Advanced Top Treatments

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5 Day Program Utilizing classic M’fay professional drapery workroom patterns, students learn all the necessary theory behind the timeless Kingston and Empire valances, eliminating all intimidation from these advanced treatments. Additionally, students will learn the step-by-step fabrication of the pickup valance, M’fay…

Pelmet Workshop

Pelmet Workshop

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3 Day Program A pelmet is a top treatment made to look like a soft cornice but is rigid like a traditional cornice. No more wavy or flimsy top treatments! Joanna’s method of pelmet making involves using chipboard, an upholstery product that…

Draping and Drafting Workshop

Draping and Drafting Workshop

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3 Day Program This class focuses on the challenges of draping and drafting new and unique designs. Students will be presented a series of window treatment renderings from imaginary clients, and with guided instruction complete each step of the workroom fabrication process…