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Veranda Living Roomscape

Guest Designer & Presenter: Donna Cash

Donna Cash is owner and operator of Designs by Donna, a soft furnishings design and fabrication studio, established in 1989. In addition to working with wholesale and retail clients, Donna conducts private training on workroom fabrication techniques and participates in group seminars for the home décor industry. Donna is a regular contributor to Drapery & Design Professional magazine and holds webinars for the Window Fashions Certified Professional program. She is a member of the Designers Workroom Council and the Window Coverings Association of America (WCAA). Donna is currently president of the WCAA Atlanta Chapter.



Outdoor Decorating Trends

Outdoor living spaces are a natural extension of the home; however, not all fabrics and materials are appropriate for outdoor use. Join our guest designer, Donna Cash, for an informative webinar on how to decorate a porch, patio or veranda with stylish decorating ideas using weather friendly products. In this webinar, you’ll learn:

  • How to select fabrics appropriate for your space.
  • Tips and tricks for decorating covered outdoor spaces.
  • Ideas for budget-friendly outdoor material alternatives.
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July 29, 2014 at 2 PM EST

July 31, 2014 at 11 AM EST


Home Office Roomscape: Feminine & Masculine

Designer, Fabricator & Presenter: Jeanne Medlock

Jeanne Medlock has recently joined the Rowley team as Customer Engagement Manager and is responsible for providing key industry knowledge and insights that reflect the voice of our customers. Prior to joining Rowley, Jeanne owned Carolina Curtains Couture, a workroom she operated from her home for 15 years. During that time she focused on home interiors for residential properties with an emphasis on custom drapery solutions.



Masculine Cornice with Pencil Pleat Panels

Cornice boards are making a comeback in window treatments and can be dressed up or down to fit any design space. Join Rowley designer and fabricator, Jeanne Medlock, as she creates a bold striped cornice paired with modified pencil pleat panels to achieve a dramatic look in this masculine home office that will suit any business executive working from home. In this webinar, you will learn:

  • How to measure for cornice height, width and depth.
  • Steps for combining FirmaFlex and wood for a stronger construction.
  • Tips for covering the cornice with fabric.
  • Advice on the best way to hang a cornice board.
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August 19, 2014 at 2 PM EST

August 21, 2014 at 11 AM EST


Feminine Relaxed Soft Roman Shade with Euro Pleat Panels

Join Rowley designer and fabricator, Jeanne Medlock, and discover how to create a chic and charming relaxed roman shade with Euro pleat panels in complementary fabrics for a feminine look that is sure to please the lady of the household. This window treatment combo will bring an airy-elegance to a home office that is the perfect customized finishing touch. In this webinar, you will learn:

  • How to fabricate a relaxed, soft roman shade with a feminine twist.
  • Steps for selecting and creating coordinating panels.
  • Tips for installing the roman shade and panels using AriA™ Metal Hardware.
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September 9, 2014 at 2 PM EST

September 11, 2014 at 11 AM EST


Fun & Functional Home Office Accessories

Don’t have the budget to redo an entire home office space? Add personality and individual style by updating existing furniture pieces and home office accessories. Join Rowley designer and fabricator, Jeanne Medlock, as she creates fun and functional office accessories like a fabric covered file box, mousepad and desk catch-all tray. Get tips and ideas for non-conventional office seating and recovering existing furniture and pillows to create a designer look-and-feel. In this webinar, you will learn:

  • Ideas for updating existing furniture and accessories in a home office.
  • Steps for recovering an upholstered armchair.
  • How to make a cushion cover with curves instead of corners featuring a hidden zipper.
  • Tips for switching up fabrics and embellishments to give your project a feminine or masculine flair.
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September 23, 2014 at 2 PM EST

September 25, 2014 at 11 AM EST