Want to become a certified interior decorator? Thinking of getting your training through an online design school? Discover what it’s TRULY like to learn interior decorating online!
Maria Papailiadis Reveals What It’s Really Like to Learn Interior Decorating Online
Maria Papailiadis is a Student Ambassador of QC Design School. She is also the proud owner of So Inviting. Currently, Maria is enrolled in the following QC courses:
- Interior Decorating
- Staging for Designers
- Virtual Design Training
When it comes to talking about the realities of online design training, Maria is the perfect candidate! Firstly, as a current student herself, she is able to provide an honest and up-to-date perspective. Secondly, as a Student Ambassador, she’s happy to connect with YOU to answer any questions you might have about QC’s training, the student experience, or QC Design School in general. 🙂
So, what does Maria have to say? In her opinion, what has it been like to learn interior decorating through QC’s online certification training?
Watch the video below to find out!
More About QC’s Interior Decorating Course
In QC’s 7-unit program, you’ll learn:
- The elements and principles of decorating;
- The role you’ll play as an interior decorator;
- What the entire job process looks like, from start to finish;
- Color theory and various design styles;
- How to work with different design materials;
- The history of design;
- How to create floor plans;
- Lighting functions and fixtures;
- Window treatments and coverings;
- Furniture placement;
- How to create design plans for specialized rooms;
- Client relations and networking;
- How to start and run a successful business;
- And more!
What to Expect
Once enrolled, you’ll receive both a physical AND digital copy of your course materials. Your course curriculum will be broken down into textbook readings, instructional videos, quizzes, and loads of assignments! Thus, there’ll be plenty of different ways for you to learn!
Looking for real-world experience? Your practical assignments will give you tons of hands-on experience around your own home. As a result, you’ll have a good idea of what to expect once you jump into the field!
QC’s Interior Decorating Course is 100% self-paced and online. This means you’ll get to train on your own schedule and in the comfort of your own home. Moreover, there are NO deadlines or rigid class schedules to follow!
We also understand the value in getting mentored by a true industry expert. This is why your assigned QC tutor will be a working interior decorating professional with years of experience! After each unit, they’ll provide you with extensive audio feedback. Importantly, this feedback will help both you and your tutor track your progress and help you to grow.
Once you graduate, you’ll become a designated (and officially certified) International Design and Decorating Professional (IDDP)! QC Design School will mail you a physical copy of your certification. As such, you can proudly display in your home and/or in your professional resume!