Part One of an Eight Part Series
Instructor: Jackie Von Tobel, Author of The Design Directory of Window Treatments
An in depth look into Jackie Von Tobel’s new book, The Design Directory of Window Treatments. Learn how to use the basic principles and elements of soft treatments in new ways to construct unique, cutting edge designs. Jackie will cover an array of window treatment styles and ideas. This is a great opportunity to broaden you decorating toolkit as well as enhance your creativity.
When designing your window treatments, basic design fundamentals should always be used as a guide to assist you in making the right choices. By combining your knowledge of these principles with your knowledge of the products available you will be able to create designs that will meet your needs.
The design fundamentals are separated into five categories:
1) Features and Functions
Pattern and Ornamental Decoration
Form and Shape
4) Rules of Thumb
The Rule of Halves
The Rule of Threes
The Rule of Fifths and Sixths