Home Staging:  The Basics & Business Certification Course


Location:  Northern Essex Community College, Haverhill, MA

Dates:  4 weeks, 9/21, 9/28, 10/5, & 10/19 (no class 10/12)
Time:    Saturday mornings, 10:00-12:30 PM

Learn to use existing furniture, basic staging and interior decor principles to stage a home for sale.  You'll also explore pricing, business practices, marketing ideas and more in this practical information-packed course.  


This course has been very informative & inspiring.  Margaret's background & experience really added to the class.  I liked everything about the course!  T. Buchino

I learned a lot in a short amount of time.  The class was organized & fun.  Margaret is a great motivator & very savvy.    G. Savarese

Margaret is the best instructor!  Class had useful, practical advice for every aspect of a staging business.  There was a lot of info that I never considered; however, she broke it down into basic steps & made it easy to understand.    E. Martin

Color Flair for the Home Certification Course

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Location:  Northern Essex Community College, Haverhill, MA

Dates:  4 weeks, Details to be posted in January 2020
Time:    Saturday mornings, 9:30-12:30 PM

Afraid of Color?  This course is for design enthusiasts & professionals who want a better understanding of how to choose the right color for their rooms & spaces.

Learn how to confidently suggest color palettes for your clients & become more experienced with color.  We will unlock the secrets of color in this practical course.  You'll use an inspiration piece of your own to create color palettes in this informative & hands-on class that will help you solve your dilemmas and take on color with success!  
Using unique tools & techniques we will:

  • Break the rules

  • Experiment with paint

  • Take risks with neutrals

  • Create your own personal color wheel

  • Play with fabric

  • Explore undertones

  • Invent our own color schemes/palettes

  • Learn the secret of inspirational pieces

  • Get the lowdown on saturation, hue, and value

  • Make some colorful mistakes & more!

Dress for comfort - we are painting!

Class size is limited! 
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