5 Day Confident Color System/One Day Decorating

5 Day Confident Color System/Interior Decorating
Five Day Class
Fee: $2500
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I had the pleasure of training with JoAnne with the Confident Color System  and One Day Decorating.  I found her not only extremely knowledgeable, but energetic, flexible and completely giving of her time and knowledge. She makes learning fun and  the class is a worth every dollar!”
April Force Pardoe, MD

Combine two of The-DSA’s most powerful and comprehensive components in the Confident Color System and One Day Decorating  class. Gain confidence and a host of new ideas for  color, placement, and decorating, resulting in beautiful rooms every time. Understanding how to begin the decorating process by focusing on what the client already owns blended with the art of placement.  Now add a true understanding of how to implement color and you are ready to make money and delight your clients.  This class is the longest running class of its kind in the USA.   One Day Decorating/Redesign combined with the Confident Color System can deliver a brand new room regardless of budget.

WHO:Interior Decorators, Interior Designers, Beginning Entrepreneurs, Redesigners, Stagers, Interior Rearrangers, Color Consultants, Architects, Artists, Painting Contractors, Drapery Workrooms, Decorating Dabblers, and more

WHAT:Five Days-Classroom plus hands-on 2 Houses

WHERE:Multiple Locations-Check Schedule

PREREQUISITES: A love for decorating

DESIGNATIONS: Earn Certified One Day Decorating, Redesign, and Confident Color System designations from The-DSA


Begins with 2 days devoted to the Confident Color System which then segues into the One Day Decorating/Redesign class blending classroom and hands-on training.

  • The Confident Color System Class
  • Redesign 101-Redesign –Decorating -Staging– differences and similarities
  • The Power of Placement
  • Decorating in the Zone™
  • Room Shapes, Focal Points, Ceiling Heights
  • Eight Elements of Good Design
  • Problem Solving with Placement
  • Decorating Principles that Rock
  • Tablescapes, Bookshelves, and Rugs
  • The Art of Accessorizing
  • Decorating Ideas-“I never would have thought of that!”
  • Tools to make your Job Easier and Safer
  • Building a Portfolio-Photography Tips
  • Business Start-up Guide- licenses, tax id, insurance
  • Naming your Business
  • Identifying your Target market
  • Pricing your Services
  • Fitting your Business to your Lifestyle
  • Additional Revenue Streams
  • Credentials and Certifications
  • Marketing through Credibility versus Visibility
  • Press Releases, Blogs, Websites, Branding
  • Kindred Spirit Marketing
  • Presentations that Rock and Attract Clients
  • Advertising-Free, How to Attract Media Exposure- Print Advertising