Interior Design - Module Two

This is your chance to hone your analytical skills and develop your own personal design methodology. During the classes, you'll be encouraged to study and use design references while you work to improve your technical drawing. We'll introduce you to increasingly complex design issues and the challenges of designing for the commercial environment...

Taught by: Debbie Blandford, Lyndall Fernie, Jayne Fisher.

Description

This is your chance to hone your analytical skills and develop your own personal design methodology. During the classes, you'll be encouraged to study and use design references while you work to improve your technical drawing. We'll introduce you to increasingly complex design issues and the challenges of designing for the commercial environment. We'll also explore one-point perspective and model making, as well as lighting. Please note that this course requires dedication; students should therefore allow time to work on their project outside of the class.

Course Outcomes
By the end of this course, you'll be capable of working logically through the design process up to the design scheme stage, and presenting your work professionally. You will have built on Module One knowledge, learnt new design-related skills and completed a commercial project.

Who Should Attend
Ideal for you if you want to learn to design interiors professionally and have completed Module One. You canthen move on to Module Three as a further step towards your goal.

Prior Skills Required:

  • Concept boards

  • Inked or CAD plans to scale 1:50

  • Sections and elevations to scale 1:50

  • Sketch model making

  • Sketchbook

  • Sample boards

You should also have a basic knowledge of:

  • Lighting

  • Soft furnishings

  • Hard finishes

  • Presentation methods for mounting work

Course Level
Intermediate

Courses are typically taught by one or more of the tutors listed below.


Student Reviews

'Whilst I was studying Module Two, I began interning for a designer and he quickly recognized that the skills I had gained at Chelsea were valuable to the team.' - Eleanor Busing

'I managed to get a job as an interior designer while I was studying. The project I prepared in the course was my portfolio.' - Saemi Kim





Tutor information

Debbie Blandford has a Masters Degree from the Royal College of Art and 28 years experience working as design consultant to architectural practices and individual clients. She has a passion for working collaboratively and globally, resulting in a truly eclectic career. Projects have included hotels, bars and restaurants, aviation design, exhibitions, and high end residential interiors. 

Clients have included the government of Saudi Arabia. Debbie also designs Furniture offering a truly bespoke interior service as well as developing products with Ross Lovegrove.  

Alongside her professional career she has taught part time across all educational levels in both the public and private sectors as well as delivering specialist courses for companies including British Airways, The Foreign Office and the Victoria and Albert Museum. Currently Associate Lecturer at The University of the Arts London & Professor at Syracuse University



Lyndall Fernie is the lead tutor for Interior Design short courses at Chelsea College of Arts in London and Dubai.

Lyndall began her career in Italy as a professional fashion designer working with Moschino and Versace; later returning to the UK to work in PR for a record label where she worked with many well-known dance groups such as S’Express, Bomb the Bass and Deee-Lite. She went on to study Interior Design, at Chelsea College of Arts and ran Area Squared Design, a successful interior design company, for 10 years, designing high end residential properties in central London. During this time she also opened two interior design shops in the fashionable area of Islington in London selling beautiful interior products. 

Lyndall is currently working as a design consultant for private clients, developers, and interior design companies, specialising in the remodelling of high end residential properties. As well as teaching at Chelsea College of Arts she has also taught at other leading design schools including London College of Communication, The Interior Design School London, KLC and The Design school in both Moscow and St Petersburg.



Jayne Fisher is an interior designer with more than twenty years experience in both domestic and commercial practice.  Since 1999, Jayne has been an independent lighting and interior design consultant on both domestic and commercial design projects.

She has worked in retail with responsibility for the design and project management of many high street stores including Virgin and Office Shoes.

Other projects are residential, preparing planning applications, design and decorative schemes along with project management. She has been teaching design students on both Interior Design and Lighting courses for Chelsea College of Arts and London College of Communication since 1998.




Materials

Please bring the following materials with you on the first day:

  • Note book and pen

  • 5 or 8 meter extending metal tape *essential item for first day*

  • Coloured pens or pencils (4 different colours)

  • Propelling pencil 0.5 with 2H leads

  • A retractable eraser

  • Camera or phone with camera

  • A 300mm adjustable set square

  • A triangular scale ruler 1:50, 1:20

  • Masking tape

  • Scissors

  • An A2 portfolio to carry / transport your work in

If studying on an intensive 4 week course, a laptop or tablet will be required for research from day three.??

As part of your research you may wish to do some printing. Please bring a small amount of cash to the course on your first day to credit your printing account.

Please note that most of the materials needed for Short Courses are available at the Chelsea College of Arts' Art Shop. Please contact the Art Shop directly for opening hours and availability.




Details for booking

DateDay of WeekTimeDurationCostStatusLocationAction
07/01/2017 - 25/03/2017Saturdays10:00 - 16:3012 Days£2095Available Atterbury St - SW1P Add to Basket
09/01/2017 - 27/03/2017Mondays10:00 - 17:0012 Days£2095Available Atterbury St - SW1P Add to Basket
20/04/2017 - 06/07/2017Thursdays10:00 - 17:0012 Days£2095Available Atterbury St - SW1P Add to Basket
22/04/2017 - 08/07/2017Saturdays10:00 - 16:3012 Days£2095Available Atterbury St - SW1P Add to Basket
22/08/2017 - 14/09/2017Tuesday - Thursday10:00 - 17:0012 Days£2095Available Atterbury St - SW1P Add to Basket