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Rowley Designer, Fabricator & Presenter: Laurie Medford

    

Laurie Medford, industry expert and Rowley Customer Engagement Manager, facilitates the design and fabrication process for the Rowley Roomscapes series. In 1993, Laurie opened Centsible Creations, Inc., an award winning drapery workroom that specializes in window treatments, slip covers, bedding and upholstery. A well known presenter, Laurie travels the country teaching to the trade and in her down time, practices needle point.

 

  

Guest Presenter: Donna Cash | Designs by Donna

    

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 decor industry. She is a member of the Designers Workroom Council and the Window Coverings Association of America (WCAA).

 

  
     

Decorative Traverse Roomscape

       

Traversing Drapery Solutions – From Basic to Beautiful

Explore the many levels of traversing drapery solutions from simple to custom, elegant solutions designed specifically for your client’s window. Join our industry expert, Laurie Medford, as she discusses the ins and outs of traversing hardware and components – with a look at both of our Finestra® Hardware collections for Wood and Custom. In this webinar you’ll learn how to:

  • Choose the right solution to fit your customer’s needs
  • Load the tracks for both Pinch Pleat and Ripplefold treatments
  • Select the appropriate brackets for your solution and window type
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August 15, 2017 at 2 PM EST


August 17, 2017 at 11 AM EST

       

Planning, Designing and Fabricating a Ripplefold Drapery Panel

Join our industry expert, Laurie Medford, as she walks through the planning and fabrication of a multiple width Ripplefold panel with detailed calculations for what can sometimes be a complex drapery treatment. Discover how to select the right carriers and load on the tracks for a seamless installation. Also, explore additional options to help you with future projects. In this webinar you’ll learn how to:

  • Correctly calculate yardage needed per carrier
  • Load the tracks for both Pinch Pleat and Ripplefold treatments
  • Select the appropriate brackets for your solution and window type
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August 29, 2017 at 2 PM EST


August 31, 2017 at 11 AM EST

       

Upholstering a Parsons Chair with a Detailed Back and Tailored Kick Pleat Skirt

Join our guest presenter, Donna Cash, as she designs and upholsters a parsons chair with an intricate nail head detail on the back and a tailored, kick-pleat skirt with a peek-a-boo floral fabric that pops. Discover all steps from preparation to upholstery, as well as fabricating and attaching the skirt. In this webinar you’ll learn how to:

  • Plan the fabric for a skirted chair by completing a cut plan
  • Upholster the chair including decorative details
  • Fabricate and apply a tailored kick-pleat skirt
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September 12, 2017 at 2 PM EST


September 14, 2017 at 11 AM EST