Wallpaper is back with a vengeance! Or did it ever leave? Join us for an enlightening discussion & demo with Amy Mills of Paper Mills, maker of hand block printed and hand painted custom wallpaper and Katie Hunt, expert professional installer featured on The Property Brothers, Holmes & Holmes & more. Learn how you can collaborate with a custom wallpaper artisan to create one-of-a-kind, show-stopping wallpaper designs for your clients, along with tips on how to achieve impeccable wallpaper installations, perfectly smooth with virtually no visible seams. You won't want to miss the reveal of a very special wallpaper created by Paper Mills just for The A&DC this Fall, & expertly hung by Katie's Wallpaper Installation.
Join AD100 top designer Ray Booth of McAlpine House and award-winning artist and designer Kathryn Scott of Kathryn Scott Design Studio for a glass of bubbly and an intimate conversation about the potential of design to evoke emotion and create serenity and harmony. They will be discussing how they seek sanctuary in their own homes, what choices they gravitate toward and how they live. A book signing and reception will follow of “Evocative Interiors” by Ray Booth and “Creating Beauty: Interiors” by Kathryn Scott.
How is culture shaping our industry? Designing for the way people live is popular jargon, but what is the actual process? How do you distinguish real desire from fad or fast fashion? And how can it be done with both the velocity and thoughtfulness required for long-term success? Get the exciting answers from forecaster Jaye Anna Mize, VP Creative, Home Interiors and Design of Fashion Snoops, designer Kim Salmela for Norwalk Furniture and special guests. Find out how cultural shifts impact the creation of everything from project-based custom furniture pieces to whole furniture collections, from designing interiors to crafting huge consumer concepts and experiences. The discussion will examine both real-life challenges and big-time opportunities for those who forge a path from culture to product.
International Market Centers and DesignOnHPMKT bring a strong series of original programming that will appeal to designers, buyers and retailers this fall – offering attendees a wealth of choices to connect with peers, become educated on industry trends, earn CEU credits and get insights on important issues impacting the future. Take advantage of these great resources, register to attend Market today!