The Entertaining, Enjoyable and Educational Seminar Providers for Interior Designers, Architects and their Suppliers!

***To register online please click on the Course Registration tab above. For single classes or if you prefer not to pay online, please download Credit Card Authorization Form.**

Cost of Seminars:

Early Bird Prices: Sign up and PAY for a full day at least 30 days before scheduled class to receive discounted price.

Please note we are unable to give the discounted rate after early bird date has passed.  If you are unable to pay online through the website or forgot your password please fill out and return the Credit Card Authorization Form at least 30 DAYS BEFORE THE CLASS DATE you plan to attend. Thank you for your understanding. 

EARLY BIRD PRICE 1 Full Day (6 Hrs.) $225.00

NON EARLY BIRD PRICES Each 1 day 6 Hour Class – Houston $325.00 – All other Cities $340.00

Any 2 hour Class $125.00 – No discount – Early bird discount only applies to full day registrations.

Lunch $15.00 (not required except in Austin)

2015 Schedule All New – All HSW – Many IDCEC All class days are 6 hours. To satisfy your 12 hour requirement, you need to take:

1 day from Donna and 1 day from Tom

There is no longer an option to check a box for 12 hours

Houston Classes are all taught at Designer’s Furniture Mfg.
5821 Westview Drive, Houston TX 77055 (713)973-0315

Thank You to David Longwood

To Register please click on Course Registration tab above

Pick one day from Donna and one day from Tom There is no longer a 12 hour registration option.

(Both Donna’s Classes start at 10:00AM Tom’s Classes Start at 10:00AM)

Houston – ALL Classes START AT 10:00

Donna Tom
May 13th May 28th
June 10th July 30th
September 9th September 24th
November 18th November 12th


Dallas – May 1, 2015 Tom Schwenk

Classes will be held at Hampton Inn & Suites Dallas/Arlington-South – 1100 East I20 – Arlington, TX 76018

Corpus Christi – May 14th & 15th – All 12 Hours by Tom

Classes will be held at Holiday Inn Airport, 5549 Leopard Street, Corpus Christi, TX 78408 – 5/14/15 Classes Begin at 11:00am, 5/15/15 Classes Begin at 8:30am.

San Antonio To Be Determined Fall 2015

Austin To Be Determined Fall 2015

YES, you can take 1 day only or individual classes.

Topics of Seminars will include:

 1. ADA – Equal Access for All  Donna Vining
 2. Everyday Ethics  Donna Vining
 3. Fire Safety  Donna Vining
 4. LED Updates  Tom Schwenk
 5. Water Innovations  Tom Schwenk
 6. Environment in Design – Award Winning Thinking  Tom Schwenk

Attention Texas Designers effective 1/1/2013 the State is requiring 12 hours of CEU’s. We will be doing 2 six hour class dates in each location or month. We will make sure to include Barrier Free and Sustainable courses as well as have required amount of IDCEC registered classes for those who are taking our CEU’s to fulfill professional requirements.


3 Reasons Why You Should Attend a seminar presented by: Donna Vining (FAISD, IIDA, RID,CAPS,REGREEN TRAINED) and Tom Schwenk, ( EcoBroker®):

  1. Up to date information
  2. Lively discussions
  3. Meet all professional requirements

For more information on new TBAE requirements you can visit their FAQ’s page at http://www.tbae.state.tx.us/Registrants/CEFAQs.