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Jan
12
Tue
2nd Tuesday
Jan 12 @ 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm

2nd Tuesday

Presented by LUXE Interiors + Design
Programs and continuing education classes for the Design Professionals

10:30 AM
All You Need to Know about LED’s – A CEU for Interior Designers & The Trade
Michael J. Smith, Principal of MJS Architecture Lighting Design and Roy Inocencio, Bell & McCoy
will discuss the history of LED lighting and a multitude of applications.
In this 1-hour CEU you will learn:
1. What are LED’s?
2. When where LED’s first created?
3. Where is the future of LED’s taking us?
4. Proper use and application of LED’s for lighting. 5. How to properly control LED’s
Hosted by Postmodern Traditions Showroom 170

11:30 – 1:00 pm

Panelists
What’s New, What’s Now, What’s Next! – Trends in Design for 2016
Kick-off the new year with a bang. Join us for our first LUXE Panel Discussion for 2016.
We have lined up three design experts to talk about new trends in the new year. A panel discussion with Ronda Rice Carman-Witaker, designers, Linda Eyles and Ben Johnston and architect, Shane Cook.
A light lunch follows the program.
Hosted by Bunch & Shoemaker Showroom 152

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Feb
9
Tue
2nd Tuesday
Feb 9 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

2nd Tuesday

Presented by LUXE Interiors + Design

Tuesday, February 9th

9:30 – 11:30 AM CEU
STONE BASICS With Fred Jackson, Estudio Group LLC

Stone Basics

This seminar will study basic mineralogy and geology as it relates to stone usage and limitations. Attendees will acquire an in–‐depth understanding of the origins of each dimensional stone and be more effective balancing design with technical characteristics. New technology in the world of quarrying and extraction of granite, marble, slate, and limestone is discussed, plus stone factory processing, resin, and radon issues is included. Basic installation and fabrication is discussed along with materials and procedures. The seminar information will aid in selecting proper stone care, including cleaning, sealing,
and problem solving recommendations.

AIA credit: 1.0 per hour (2), HSW Credit, IDCEC credit: 0.1 CEU per hour ( 2)

Hosted by Alkusari Stone Showroom 229

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11:30 – 1:30 PM
FRENCH CHIC LIVING
Meet acclaimed internationally celebrated interior designer and hostess extraordinaire Florence de Dampierre for an inspiring presentation, book signing and luncheon. Author, interior designer, lecturer, historian, entrepreneur, Florence de Dampierre is also known for her energetic personal style, warmth, and exuberance. Ms. de Dampierre grew up in Paris and currently lives in an old house in Connecticut with her husband, children and dogs.

She began Florence de Dampierre Antiques in New York City in 1985. It was the first American antiques shop devoted solely to eighteenth- and nineteenth-century painted furniture. Located in Soho, the shop received many accolades and was the subject of a 1990 New York Magazine cover story. Litchfield, Connecticut, and New York City-based Florence de Dampierre Design is a leading interior design firm with an international clientele.

Hosted by Design House, Inc. Showroom 115

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Mar
8
Tue
2nd Tuesday Presented by LUXE Interiors + Design
Mar 8 @ 4:30 pm – 7:30 pm

2nd Tuesday

Presented by LUXE Interiors + Design

10 – 11 AM
Debra
CEU ON DOOR HARDWARE 101
With Deborah Powers-Wafford & Hager Companies
Hager is pleased to offer a one-hour presentation featuring an overview of architectural door hardware, proper sequencing and basic codes as relates to each component. Participants earn 1 credit in Health, safety and Welfare for AIA/CES.
Hosted by MCA Systems Showroom 106

11:30 – 1:30 PM
Geoffery
Custom Rugs: Imagination is the Limit
A Presentation by Geoffrey Duckworth,
 Senior Designer and Graphics Manager for Tamarian Carpets
Designing and producing custom rugs was once a costly, lengthy process.  Learn the variety of options available with new woven rugs from Nepal. No longer are cost, quality or speed prohibitive in delivering exceptional custom rugs.
Please join us for lunch after Geoff’s presentation.
Hosted by LGI Oriental Rugs, Showroom 155

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Apr
12
Tue
Leading in Design Spring Market 2016
Apr 12 @ 3:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Tuesday, April 12

Leading in Design Spring Market 2016

Celebrate Design Inspiration!!

Keynote Presented by Heritage Texas Properties

Get inspired with new designs, trends, products and fabrics.  

Catch the latest in lectures, design seminars and open houses.  

Meet our Design Luminaries!

10 AM  Be enlightened with adorne!
Presented by Amy Collier
Kick off the Spring Market with an illuminating seminar on the adorne collection by Legrand.  Learn more about this exciting new technology in lighting and lighting controls.  The seminar will include a “hands-on” work-shop that is geared toward any trade professional specifying electrical diagrams/BOM for under cabinet lighting & power solutions. Enjoy refreshments, too.
Hosted by Osborne Cabinets & Millwork Showroom 293

11:30 AM Heritage Texas Properties
presents 
Leading In Design HDC Spring Market Keynote Program

Keynote Program
Inspiration to InstallationDesign Profession Today with Suzanne Rheinstein & Vicente Wolf
Join HDC for a lively discussion with these industry leaders on best practices in the profession of design. From scheduling to marketing and all in between, these experts share their knowledge and experiences to help enhance your business! Book Signings and a Luncheon Buffet follow the Keynote Program
Hosted by Alkusari Stone Showroom 229

1:30 PM Antiques and the Contemporary Client
Our panel of experts discuss how antique treasures work best in all designs expressly contemporary projects. Learn the ways you can attract your clients to and ultimately sell them timeless pieces to enhance all environments!
Hosted by Charlotte Nail Antiques Showroom 165

2:30 PM Heritage Texas Properties & LUXE Interiors + Design
present
The Importance of Luxury Marketing for Optimal Positioning
Gain a perspective from a leading real estate developer, builder and real estate executive on the significance and benefits of strategic luxury marketing. Panelists include Sandra Porter, VP of Marketing, Hines and Derek Darnell, President – Pelican Builders, Inc.
Hosted by Thorntree Slate & Marble Showroom 167

4PM Experience Southern Style Now!

Alton Robert Leleux

With Robert Leleux
Robert Leleux, President of Southern Style Now, past editor of Domino magazine, and past managing editor of Lonny, will highlight the famed architecture and design of New Orleans and introduce you to his new national design destination event.
Hosted by Ken Kehoe & Co. Showroom 261

Complimentary Valet Parking provided by Audi Central Houston throughout the day

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May
10
Tue
2nd Tuesday
May 10 @ 2:30 pm – 7:00 pm

You are invited to

Second Tuesday

Tuesday, May 10

Presented by
LUXE Interiors + Design

9:30 – 11:30 AM
CEU ON PORCELAIN TILE & DECORATIVE BASICS
With Fred Jackson, Estudio Group LLC
Porcelain and Decorative Tile Basics: Manufacturing, Installation Material and Methods

This seminar will study the history of ceramic tile, ASTM standards and major changes in manufacturing tile and porcelain will be discussed. Plus, current day porcelain standards and certifications that change the way products are promoted to architects, designers and consumers. Issues with new large format and thin tile issues that have developed in the past 5 years will be reviewed.

New technology in installation methods and materials will be covered plus the proper use of membranes for waterproofing, soundproofing and crack isolation of hard surface materials.

Attendees will acquire an overview of current green standards and how to access this growing specialized segment of the market with tile.

Hosted by Thorntree Slate & Marble Showroom 167
AIA credit: 1.0 per hour (2), HSW Credit, IDCEC credit: 0.1 CEU per hour (2)

11:45 AM – 12:45 PM
NEW SHOWROOM OPEN HO– USE LUNCHEON

The Houston Showroom is pleased to welcome you to their new showroom at HDC. This premier flooring company serves custom builders, interior designers, commercial contractors and architects. Stop in to see their new showcase of a smorgasbord of flooring and counter top finishes. Mix and mingle with showroom staff, LUXE Interiors + Design representatives as you enjoy a light luncheon.

Hosted by The Houston Showroom 160

1 – 2 PM
CEU ON HISTORY OF PERFORMANCE TEXTILES
With William Swan, Maxwell Fabrics

Do you ever wonder where, when and why high performance textiles were created in the first place? Let William Swan educate you on the transformation of textiles over the years and how we have come to create products that have extremely long life cycles and continue to be aesthetically appealing overtime. Throughout the CEU, Mr. Swan will expand upon different high performance processing technologies and textile treatments that enhance basic textiles to perform in the most demanding situations. You will learn how to make knowledgeable decisions on your projects and specifications that will please the end user and positively impact our environment.
Enjoy desserts too!
ASID credit: 1.0

Hosted by Fabric House Showroom 159

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Jun
14
Tue
2nd Tuesday
Jun 14 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Tuesday, June 14

2nd Tuesday

Presented by LUXE Interiors + Design

10 – 11 AM
Design + Performance: The New World of Sunbrella
With Marcia Blake | Merchandise Manager
Sunbrella® upholstery fabrics bring beauty and sophistication to every room in your home, both indoors and out. Learn about the latest in design trends, true performance, care and cleaning and the inspiration behind these beautiful Sunbrella® fabrics.
Hosted by Leisure Collections Showroom 154

11:15 AM – Noon
Splendor In The Grass:
Trends on landscape and outdoor lighting
With Martin Sunday | Martin Sunday Designs
Join lighting designer, Martin Sunday for an informative discussion on the latest trends of exterior lighting.
Learn how lighting landscape can bring the outside in during evening hours by extending enjoyment of the property viewpoint.
Hosted by Bunch & Shoemaker Showroom 152
A luncheon follows the presentation

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11:15am - Splendor In The Grass:

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Aug
25
Thu
Designer Day – Designer Sample Sale
Aug 25 @ 2:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Thursday, August 25th

Designer Day

Special Guest – Angela Merola

9:30am  Reception

Registration, Meet & Greet with Angela Merola

Hosted by Thorntree Slate & Marble Showroom

10 – 11am  Play Your Genius Out:
How to Thrive Creatively and Run Your Business

Presenting a CEU for Interior Designers, Industry Partners, Architects, Manufacturers, & Builders

Your one-of-a-kind perspective is your product. It is your most valuable asset and the reason clients choose you. Creative entrepreneurs forget the importance of cultivating that viewpoint and many don’t understand the direct correlation between the level of your cultivation to the success of your business. We get bogged down by the day to day running of our business. In this highly interactive inspirational presentation, you will learn techniques to balance managing your business and expanding your creative soul.

.1 CEU: CC#105453; IDCEC, ASID, IIDA, IDA

11 – 12pm 5 Steps to Attract Your Perfect Clients
An Innovative Marketing Tool for Creative Entrepreneurs

Presenting a CEU for Interior Designers, Industry Partners, Architects, Manufacturers & Builders

The big question to runny any successful business is “how do I get more of the clients I love to work with?” The key comes through understanding the overlap between the personal interests of your clients and you. From there, it is easy to create visual messages and business propositions that attract what they are already seeking and that which you have in common. In this “workshop style” presentation, you will take a journey and uncover that most important intersection of interests that you share with your top 5 clients. With ease and a splash of fun, you will generate multiple marketing concepts to attract more of those perfect clients.

.1 CEU; CC #105034; IDCEC, ASID, IIDA, IDA

Cost: $40 per each 1 hour CEU

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Sep
13
Tue
2nd Tuesday
Sep 13 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm

2nd Tuesday

Tuesday, September 13

Presented by LUXE Interiors + Design

10 – 11 AM CEU FOR Architect & Designers

Sintered Surface | The Latest Technology in the World of Surfacing Materials

With Fred Jackson, Estudio Group LLC

With so many building materials available on the market, it can be difficult to know which is best for your project.  Recent technological advances have led to the development of this new and innovative product, sintered surface. This class will give you a full understanding of this ideal material for countertop and cladding applications.

AIA credit: 1.0, HSW Credit, IDCEC credit: 0.1 CEU per hour 

  Hosted by MCA Systems Showroom 106

11:30 AM – 12:30 PM New Trends in Oriental Rugs

Explore the new trends in color and design applied to the ancient art of Oriental Rug weaving.

Enjoy a luncheon after the presentation

Hosted by LGI Oriental Rugs Showroom 152

1 – 2:30 PM Unveiling of Holiday Designs 2016 

with Creative Branch

Meet the new owners of Creative Branch, Steve and Vicki Kelley, along with their talented team of floral designers and artists who  will unveil their newest designs for the Holidays.  Stop by for a champagne toast and desserts as you marvel at the beautiful themes available for your client’s updated Holiday décor.

Hosted by Dream Theaters Showroom 154

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10AM CEU FOR Architect & Designers Sintered Surface
11:30 AM New Trends in Oriental Rugs
1PM Unveiling of Holiday Designs 2016

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Sep
22
Thu
Design Education Day
Sep 22 @ 3:00 pm – 9:30 pm

Design Education Day

Thursday, September 22nd

10 am The History of Lucite
Course #TBA
Speaker Andrew Podschelne
Design House Showroom 115

11:15am Creating Healthy Living Environments with New Paint Technology
Course #101872
Speaker Annie Miranda with Benjamin Moore & Co.
Thorntree Slate Showroom 167

12:15 – Lunch
Sponsored by Benjamin Moore & Co.
Thorntree Slate Showroom 167

1:00pm Understanding Today’s Home Technology and Infrastructure Options
Course #103925
Speaker Nick Argyrakis
Dream Theaters Showroom 264

2:15  Door Hardware Fundamentals
Course #102153 – 1001
Speaker Margo Fevergeon with Baldwin Hardware
Postmodern Traditions Showroom 170

3:30 Specifying for Customer Luxury Kitchens
Course #1103536
Speaker Mary Ann Szilagyi with Sub Zero Wolf
Kitchen & Bath Concepts Showroom 148

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Oct
11
Tue
Leading in Design Fall Market 2016
Oct 11 – Oct 12 all-day

Tuesday, October 11

Leading in Design Fall Market 2016

Celebrate Design Inspiration!!

Keynote Presented by Heritage Texas Properties

10:30  am  Kitchen & Bath Concepts Unveiled!
Join us for the Fall Market opener at this completely renovated showroom. Enjoy warm hospitality as you learn more about the newest, hottest products and trends in the kitchen and bath world.
Hosted by Kitchen & Bath Concepts Showroom 148 and Co-Sponsored by Wood-Mode

11:30 am 2015 Heritage Texas Logo Presents
Market Keynote: Interior Design Market Class with Carl Delatore
HDC welcome esteemed journalist and textile designer, Carl Dellatore, as Keynote of the annual Fall Market, Tuesday September 11th.  Dellatore will discuss his highly anticipated book, Interior Design Master Class. In what’s posted to become the essential book on design, Delatorre collects the expertise and knowledge of the 100 best American interior designers working today. With lavish photography, details, and essays, it’s a must for any design library.
Hosted by Bunch & Shoemaker Showroom 152

1:30 pm  JF Fabric Meredith Heron Texas Tour
Toronto based designer and TV Host Meredith Heron whose work is an extensive conversation with color, form, patter and texture.  Come celebrate the launch of her newest collection of fabric & wallcovering  collections with JF Fabrics.
Hosted by Fabric House Showroom 159

3 pm PaperCity Magazine Art + Design Lab
Fine Design @ Home with Fine Art: bridging the disciplines, panel discussion
An insider panel on the design professionals’ challenges and best practices for working with both the fine art collector and the novice collector. Hosted by PaperCity magazine. Moderated by: Catherine D. Anspon, Executive Editor of Visual Arts + Features, PaperCity. Panelists: Shane Cook,  architect; Linda Eyles, Interior Designer; Robert McClain, Gallerist;  Marc Melcher, Collector.
Hosted by Thorntree Slate & Marble Showroom 167

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Nov
8
Tue
2nd Tuesday
Nov 8 @ 3:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Tuesday,  November 8

2nd Tuesday

Presented by LUXE Interiors + Design

Programs and continuing education classes for Design Professionals.

A Day of Color + Illumination

9:30am Reception & Registration
Hosted by Bunch & Shoemaker Showroom 152

lighting-ceu10 – 11am CEU for Architects & Designers: From Torch to Chandelier
Evolution of Light Fixtures with
Martin Sunday, Martin Sunday Designs

Learn how sources of lighting have determined the light fixture. From the control of fire to the use of LEDs. Mr. Sunday will discuss the evolution of the light fixture and how advances in discovery and technology have developed light sources with fewer limitations. Martin Sunday Designs specialized in artistic lighting design for homes, restaurants, churches and retail commercial spaces.
Hosted by Bunch & Shoemaker Showroom 152
IDCEC Credit: 0.1 CEU per hour

fundamentals-of-design11 – 12pm Three Fundamentals of Design:
Color, Shape & Light with Sara Eliason

Enjoy a provoking presentation on all aspects of color, seeing and working with color and the dynamic relationship that is created between color and natural materials. Based in Houston, Ms. Eliason works with residential commercial and corporate clients across Texas and collaborates often with trade and design professionals in Houston, Austin and Dallas on all aspects of color and material design for projects and commercial clients.
Hosted by Teri Pugh Studio Showroom 156

color-and-paint12:30 – 1:30pm CEU for Architects & Designers:
Color & Paint in Environments for the Aging, Updated with Annie Miranda, Benjamin Moore & Co.

This course provides an overview of the changes in color perception among the elderly as a result of aging or disease with discussions of appropriate color use and application of low- or no-VOC, durable, high-quality paint to facilitate quality of life in all environments for aging. Enjoy a lovely lunch sponsored by Benjamin Moore.
Hosted by ASID Texas Gulf Coast ChapterOffice 156
AIA crew: 1.0, HSW Credit, IDCEC Credit: 0.1 CEU per hour

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10AM CEU for Architect & Designers: From Torch to Chandelier - Evolution of Light Fixtures with Martin Sunday, Martin Sunday Designs
11AM Three Fundamentals of Design: Color, Shape & Light with Sara Eliason
12:30PM CEU for Architects & Designers: Color & Paint in Environments for the Aging, Updated with Annie Miranda, Benjamin Moore & Co.

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Feb
14
Tue
2nd Tuesday
Feb 14 all-day

NOTE: Due to the storm system this morning, we are moving our schedule back a bit.  Please note that the CEU for 10:30 am will be at 10:30 AND again 1:30pm today.  We plan on continuing the featured program “From Paris with Love”, beginning at NOON which will include lunch.  Please feel free to call Sheri Roane on her cell phone (713-553-1739) if you have any questions.

Tuesday,  February 14th

2nd Tuesday

Presented by LUXE Interiors + Design

Programs and continuing education classes for Design Professionals.

10:30 am AND again at 1:30pm
RECEPTION & REGISTRATION
Hosted by Johnson Simon Resources Showroom 161

10:30 am AND again at 1:30pm
CEU FOR Architect & Designers
Sound Isolation CEU for Interior Environments 
Sound Isolation for Interior Environments relates to any hospitality, health care, residential, commercial, or retail application where good sound isolation is important. In this course Fred Jackson will teach the difference between types of rating systems, Sound Transmission Class (STC) and how each is tested.  Different testing methods and the building code requirements of each as well as the design criteria needed to meet the various minimum requirements.
AIA 1 LU per hour/HSW; IDCEC 1 CEU per hour/HSW
Hosted by Johnson Simon Resources Showroom 161

CHANGED TO 12:00pm
“From Paris with Love”
New trends in French Design from MAISON&OBJET PARIS Show
A Presentation by Anne Breux, Interior Architect
Join us for an essential, international and inspiring program celebrating the world of French Design. Our guest speaker has just returned from Paris and will reveal the newest trends in furniture designs, lighting, textiles  and color palettes.
“Everyday Baccarat”
A Presentation by Vicki Rusca, Boutique Manager
Discover what’s new with Baccarat.  A symbol of beauty and crystallized perfection, Baccarat is the designer’s choice for lighting, exquisite chandeliers, candelabras, votives and tabletop accessories.  Every day deserves a Baccarat moment.

A light luncheon, desserts and French Champagne will be served.
French fare at its best!
Hosted by Off White Showroom 153

NOTE: Due to the storm system this morning, we are moving our schedule back a bit.  Please note that the CEU for 10:30 am will be at 10:30 AND again 1:30pm today.  We plan on continuing the featured program “From Paris with Love”, beginning at NOON which will include lunch.  Please feel free to call Sheri Roane on her cell phone (713-553-1739) if you have any questions.

Mar
14
Tue
2nd Tuesday
Mar 14 all-day

Tuesday,  March 14th

2nd Tuesday

Presented by LUXE Interiors + Design

Programs and continuing education classes for Design Professionals.

9:30AM  RECEPTION & REGISTRATION
Hosted by Postmodern Traditions Showroom 170

10  – 11 AM CEU FOR ARCHITECTS & DESIGNERS
THE SCIENCE OF COLOR & LIGHT –Updated
Presented by Annie Miranda- Sommer, Benjamin Moore
An overview of the properties of color and light.
The course includes discussions on types of lighting; metamerism;
Color Rendering Index (CRI) and Light Reflectance Value (LRV) and how they affect design choices.
IDCEC 0.1 HSW / AIA 1.0 HSW
Hosted by Postmodern Traditions Showroom 170

11:30 AM – 1 PM “Chuck Hipsher in Living Color”
Join us for an inspiring program celebrating the art of Chuck Hipsher. Our guest speaker will share with us, his audience, a sampling of his vibrant work and the stories that inspired each piece.  Having lived and worked in Chicago, New York City, Detroit and now Texas, Chuck is filled with a multitude of stories to draw from.
A light luncheon will be served.
Hosted by Design House Showroom 115

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10am - The Science of Color & Light UPDATED: CEU For Architects & Designers
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Apr
11
Tue
Leading in Design Spring Market 2017
Apr 11 all-day

Tuesday, April 11

Leading in Design Spring Market 2017

Celebrate Design Inspiration!!

The Houston Design Center and LUXE Interiors + Design 
are proud to present 
HDC Spring Market 2017 

Experts, Trendsetters and Influencers Come Together for a Celebration of Design

9:45 am
Continuing Education Course for Architects & Designers
with Sunbrella Fabrics: 

Design Using Color Theory, Textiles & Light to Create
Healthful Lifestyle Settings

Presented by Marcia Blake,  Merchandise Manager 
This course will discuss how hue, chroma, value, saturation, tones, tints and shades affect the way we perceive colors. Participants will gain knowledge and understanding of the benefits of integrating color and light in the selection and specification of performance fabrics in lifestyle designs for personal health and well-being.
Leisure Collection Showroom 154

11 am
HERITAGE TEXAS PROPERTIES  Presents  Spring Market Keynote Program  
Understanding the needs of the Affluent Consumer to Create Value and Grow Your Business
with Lloyd Princeton, Design Management  Company and 
 Stephanie Pfeffer Anton, EVP, Luxury Portfolio International
Our esteemed panel will share insights and information on the affluent consumer and how to use this information to expand into the luxury market or grow your design business with the affluent consumer.
Moderated by Robin MueckOwner & CEOHeritage Texas Properties
Bunch & Shoemaker Showroom 152
A Spring Market Luncheon follows the Keynote Program.

1 pm
Selling Design Clients What they Need, Not What They Ask For
with Lloyd Princeton, Design Management  Company
Learn how to hire and retain the best talent in the marketplace.  In addition, this presentation will explore the psychology of sales and how to ask the right questions in order to steer clients towards what they need and will ultimately buy. Learn pricing methods that are likely to capture these elusive clients!
Bunch & Shoemaker Showroom 152

2 pm
This Old House: Perspectives on Renovating and Restoring
with Special Guest, Melissa MorganM Interiors San Antonio
and Reagan MillerReagan Andre Architects,
and Mike Mahlstedt, Company-wide Top Producer at  Heritage Texas Properties
Three industry leaders will share their individual perspectives and the interrelationship between each other on renovating and restoring homes including the challenges and rewards throughout and at the end of the process.
Moderated by Penny JonesPenny Jones Communications
Kitchen & Bath Concepts Showroom 148

3 pm
Exploring the Intersection of Fashion and Interiors
with Jillian O’NeillJillian O’Neill  Interior Design
Paloma Contreras, Paloma Contreras Design
Julie Rhodes, Julie Rhodes Fashion & Home
Katie Scott,  Katie Scott Design<
The worlds of interior design and fashion are as connected as ever. Luxe Interiors + Designs sits down with top pros in the luxury interior design market (who happen to have a keen eye for fashion) to discuss how the two fields work together, influence and overlap each other.
Moderated by Paulette Pearson,  LUXE Interiors + Design Texas Editor
Design House Showroom 115

4 pm – 6:00pm
Meet and Greet with Lloyd Princeton, LUXE Texas Editor Paulette Pearson and our Design Panel experts
We’ll toast to our Spring Market with bubbly from Moet & Chandon, wines from  Flora Springs and savory bites.  Here’s a chance for one-on-one conversations with our Design Experts.
Thorntree Slate & Marble Showroom 167

The Hotel Granduca is the official hotel for the Spring Market. For reservations, please call 713-713-418-1000 or 1-888-GRANDUCA and ask for the special rate for The Houston Design Center.

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May
9
Tue
2nd Tuesday
May 9 all-day

You’re Invited to

2nd Tuesday

Tuesday, May 9th

Presented by LUXE Interiors + Design

9:45 am  Reception & CEU Registration
Hosted by Thorntree Slate & Marble  Showroom 167

10 am CEU for Architects, Designers & Trade
Laminam Large Format Porcelain Slabs:
A revolutionary product in the Architectural world
Presented by Mr. Piergiorgio Mazzetta, LAMINAM S.p.A
Learn all about the superior performance and versatility with porcelain slabs.  In this course you will understand the differences in the manufacturing processes, performance applications of large format porcelain panels, and technical features of the porcelain slabs available in the market.
Class AIALAM2016 –  AIA and IDCEC credited

11 am CEU for Architects & Designers
Waterproofing for Tile, Stone, and Glass
Presented by Fred Jackson, Estudio Group LLC
Gain knowledge of proper design techniques in waterproofing for tile, stone and glass installation, learn what to look for when designing your project, as well as the best waterproof membranes that fit your application needs.  Most importantly, you will understand the various pitfalls that lead to the most common failures so you will know how to avoid them.
Class PW003 –  AIA and IDCEC credited

Both CEU’s will be Hosted by Thorntree Slate & Marble  Showroom 167

12:15 – 1:45 PM
Splash Fine Art Exhibition, Lecture & Luncheon
Texas-based artists Stella and Philippe Coupe work together as a couple to create unique and colorful abstract art. Their complex images capture liquid sculptures in motion, frozen in time by a photograph. Each stunning image is immortalized as a giclée print on aluminum, revealing vibrant colors that enhance every home decor. A light luncheon will be served.
Hosted by Postmodern Traditions Showroom 170

1:45-3pm
Creative Branch cordially invites you to a Spring Showing
Come see some new Spring Looks to freshen up your clients’ interiors!
Enjoy some Sweet Treats and Beverages
Hosted by Dream Theaters Showroom 264

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10am - CEU Laminam Large Format Porcelain Slabs
11am - CEU Waterproofing For Tile, Stone and Glass
12:15pm - Splash Fine Art Exhibition, Lecture & Luncheon
1:45pm - Creative Branch Spring Showing

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Sep
26
Tue
2nd Tuesday
Sep 26 all-day

Tuesday,  September 26th

2nd Tuesday

Presented by LUXE Interiors + Design

10 am  RECEPTION & CEU REGISTRATION

10:30 am CEU for Architects, Designers & Trade
Coverings: Wood, Cork, and Leather
Presented by Fred Jackson, CTC, CCI with Estudio Group LLC
This seminar examines the use of coverings such as wood, cork, and leather in current design and construction.  Worldwide there are 1,600 species! You will learn the origins of wood and the types used in cabinets, furniture, and flooring.  How to determine which species will perform better in residential, commercial and hospitality installations is discussed.
Sustainable concepts including Green building codes, recycling, re-purposing and reclaimed along with an update of current green building standards is examined.
1.0   CEU AIA credit and IDCEC + HSW
Hosted By Alkusari Stone Showroom 229

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