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HOME:703 Bathroom Design for Home Remodeling09/11-09/11  

One of the best decisions you'll make about your new bathroom starts here. Whether you're planning a simple update, completely remodeling, or starting from scratch, your first step should be attending this informative class. Our expert will get you started with the knowledge you need to create an affordable and beautiful bathroom. She'll talk about the basics of functional fixture placement and explore the many features and options available in vanities, linen cabinets, vanity tops, etc.

  • Registration Code= 201425 70008
  • Meeting Dates= 09/11-09/11
  • Meeting Days= Th
  • Meeting Times= 7 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Business Admin Bld 205
  • Instructor= Kimberly Hany
  • Fees= $ 29.00
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314-984-7777
 
HOME:710 De-clutter the Feng Shui Way: Add Energy, Clarity & Freedom to Your Life10/01-10/01  

We all have clutter -- and getting rid of it "for good" seems almost impossible. Clutter is time consuming, messy, takes up valuable real estate in our homes, is expensive and brings down our energy. The Feng Shui approach to clutter is different from other methods you have tried. Our expert instructor will help you respect and understand the accumulation of clutter in your life and then eliminate it for good. We'll discuss different forms of clutter and the conversations we have with ourselves about keeping all our 'stuff.' Then we'll move forward learning effective techniques and a positive outlook for you to live clutter-free.

  • Registration Code= 201425 70293
  • Meeting Dates= 10/01-10/01
  • Meeting Days= W
  • Meeting Times= 6:30 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= Kirkwood Sr. High School E 184
  • Instructor= Samantha Shields
  • Fees= $ 25.00
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314-984-7777
 
  De-clutter Your Basement or Garage: Reclaim Valuable Space in Your Home10/22-10/22  

So much of our clutter ends up in the basement or in the garage: "out of sight, out of mind." Clutter is time-consuming, messy, and demotivates us by bringing down our energy. Just the thought of sorting through everything feels overwhelming, so we continue to ignore it. Using time-honored Feng Shui principles of intentional placement and de-cluttering, we can learn how to simplify tasks, organize our clutter and release our "stuff." We'll discuss the different forms of clutter and learn to respect and understand the accumulation of clutter in our life - eliminating it for good. Learn to live clutter-free, incorporating these effective techniques with a positive outlook, and reclaim your valuable real estate, turning it into usable space - from a place to park your car to a game room, theatre, exercise space or a man cave - the possibilities are endless. Bring photos and a floor plan sketch of your basement or garage and we'll re-design it in class together.

  • Registration Code= 201425 70296
  • Meeting Dates= 10/22-10/22
  • Meeting Days= W
  • Meeting Times= 6:30 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= Kirkwood Sr. High School E 184
  • Instructor= Samantha Shields
  • Fees= $ 25.00
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314-984-7777
 
  De-clutter Your Bedroom for Rest, Renewal & Romance10/29-10/29  

Your bedroom may be serving several purposes: perhaps you have an area with a desk as an office, a sewing corner, or craft space. All of these potential "activities" can create un-ease in a bedroom, but by incorporating the time-honored Feng Shui principles of intentional placement and de-cluttering, you can learn how to create a place for rest, renewal and romance. Learn to create your own personal sanctuary and how to place your furniture for maximum impact. Discover how the use of color, personal symbols, open space, mirrors, electronic equipment and more can influence your environment. Bring photos and a floor plan sketch of your room and we'll re-design it in class together.

  • Registration Code= 201425 70295
  • Meeting Dates= 10/29-10/29
  • Meeting Days= W
  • Meeting Times= 6:30 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= Kirkwood Sr. High School E 184
  • Instructor= Samantha Shields
  • Fees= $ 25.00
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314-984-7777
 
  De-cluttering for Home Office Success10/15-10/15  

A clutter-free, well-designed home office is as important as the products and services you're selling. Using time-honored Feng Shui principles of intentional placement and de-cluttering, learn how to bring new life to your office and establish your space as command-central for career and business success. Bring photos and a floor plan sketch of your room and we'll re-design it in class together. Learn how to place your furniture for maximum productivity, and how to use color and imagery to create a foundation for business success. A clutter-free office helps you focus on the task at hand, stimulates your creativity, and supports your goals and future growth. Put yourself in the power-seat of your career, energized and motivated for success.

  • Registration Code= 201425 70294
  • Meeting Dates= 10/15-10/15
  • Meeting Days= W
  • Meeting Times= 6:30 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= Kirkwood Sr. High School E 184
  • Instructor= Samantha Shields
  • Fees= $ 25.00
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314-984-7777
 
  Energize Your Life & Express Your Personality with Feng Shui in Your Home09/17-09/17  

Feng Shui design is easy to understand and helps you create a home that (1) reflects your individuality, (2) supports your personal aspirations, (3) energizes your life, and (4) satisfies your soul. Learn essential design principles in this class and how to have fun experimenting with new ideas for your home. Discover the influence of your stove, front door, master bedroom, color and furniture placement on your daily life. Create beauty and harmony in your home and life.

  • Registration Code= 201425 70292
  • Meeting Dates= 09/17-09/17
  • Meeting Days= W
  • Meeting Times= 6:30 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= Kirkwood Sr. High School E 184
  • Instructor= Samantha Shields
  • Fees= $ 25.00
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314-984-7777
 
HOME:709 Interior Design: Accessories10/22-10/22  

Learn from our experienced interior design professional how to choose the right shape and size accessories, how to mix accessories with different patterns and to put colors in the right proportions. You will begin to see your own personality reflected in your choice of accessories. Second class meeting is a 2-hour field trip on Saturday (TBA). Provide own transportation.

  • Registration Code= 201425 70106
  • Meeting Dates= 10/22-10/22
  • Meeting Days= W
  • Meeting Times= 7 p.m. - 10 p.m.
  • Location= Wildwood Building 222
  • Instructor= Kathryn Leinauer
  • Fees= $ 39.00
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314-984-7777
 
HOME:708 Interior Design: Color Schemes10/15-10/15  

Learn from our experienced interior design professional how to choose the best colors for your room and how to incorporate them into the room properly. We'll discuss how the weight and balance of your colors impact your final room design. We'll take a look at color placement, choice of fabrics, mixing patterns, and types of woods for furniture, surface products, cabinets, fixtures, and hardware. Second class meeting is a 2-hour field trip on Saturday (TBA). Provide own transportation.

  • Registration Code= 201425 70104
  • Meeting Dates= 10/15-10/15
  • Meeting Days= W
  • Meeting Times= 7 p.m. - 10 p.m.
  • Location= Wildwood Building 222
  • Instructor= Kathryn Leinauer
  • Fees= $ 39.00
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314-984-7777
 
HOME:702 Interior Design: Drafting Layouts and Furniture Plans09/24-10/08  

Whether you are redecorating, remodeling or starting from scratch, this course will help you create a well-designed and coordinated environment. We'll cover the use of professional tools for drafting layouts and developing a furniture plan. You'll learn how to measure and draft a room in your home, using architectural symbols, graph paper and architectural ruler. We'll discuss the process of developing a furniture plan based on traffic patterns and available interior space, proper proportions and determining correct scale. Prevent expensive mistakes with the knowledge you'll gain in this class!

  • Registration Code= 201425 70103
  • Meeting Dates= 09/24-10/08
  • Meeting Days= W
  • Meeting Times= 7 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
  • Location= Wildwood Building 222
  • Instructor= Kathryn Leinauer
  • Fees= $ 69.00
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314-984-7777
 
HOME:703 Kitchen Design for Home Remodeling09/18-09/18  

Whether you're planning a simple update, completely remodeling, or starting from scratch, your first step should be attending this informative class. Our expert will get you started with the knowledge you need to help you understand your options in cabinetry, countertops, and much more. Bring your ideas and questions for this open discussion on how to create a functional, affordable, and beautiful kitchen. One of the best decisions you'll make about your new kitchen starts here!

  • Registration Code= 201425 70009
  • Meeting Dates= 09/18-09/18
  • Meeting Days= Th
  • Meeting Times= 7 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Business Admin Bld 205
  • Instructor= Kimberly Hany
  • Fees= $ 29.00
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314-984-7777
 
  Kitchen Planning for Home Remodeling10/09-10/09  

Explore the possibilities for your kitchen with this hands-on kitchen design class. Learn the basics of functional appliance and cabinetry placement, the specifics of kitchen cabinet sizes and the many features and options available. Bring a pencil, paper, and ruler. Measurements and photos of your existing kitchen recommended.

  • Registration Code= 201425 70010
  • Meeting Dates= 10/09-10/09
  • Meeting Days= Th
  • Meeting Times= 7 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Business Admin Bld 205
  • Instructor= Kimberly Hany
  • Fees= $ 29.00
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314-984-7777
 
  Refinish, Reface, or Replace?10/16-10/16  

Thinking of changing your kitchen cabinetry? Wondering what option is best for you and your kitchen? Join us for an in-depth discussion of the pros and cons of refinishing, refacing, or replacing your kitchen cabinetry. Learn about the processes and products available so you can make an educated decision about which option you choose.

  • Registration Code= 201425 70011
  • Meeting Dates= 10/16-10/16
  • Meeting Days= Th
  • Meeting Times= 7 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Business Admin Bld 205
  • Instructor= Kimberly Hany
  • Fees= $ 29.00
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314-984-7777
 
HOME:711 Reupholstery for Small Projects09/20-11/01  

Give that tired piece of furniture a makeover - you can do it yourself with the skills you'll learn in this course! We'll work on fabric-frame tear down, tack-on-sewing and machine usage. You'll learn about cutting fabric, welting, trims, foam, gluing, plotting fabric, and calculating yardage needed for projects. Students should bring a small simple project, such as: simple ottoman, dining room chair, pillow, piano bench, or cushion. Total restorations or large pieces of furniture will not be accepted. Instructor reserves the right to evaluate and decline any project deemed not suitable for class. Fee includes some supplies, but additional supply charges may be assessed if needed for your project (payable before work begins). Project will need to be taken home each week. If time permits, a second small project will be allowed, but additional supply charges will be required. Instructor highly allergic to pet-dander, please be considerate.

  • Registration Code= 201425 70077
  • Meeting Dates= 09/20-11/01
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Location= Flo Valley - Engineering Bldg 158
  • Instructor= Howard Johnson
  • Fees= $ 189.00
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314-984-7777