You will have the opportunity to practise creating colour schemes for different spaces depending on light, function, etc. to become more qualified in colour consultation and more confident in your recommendations of colours for different purposes. You will also learn about how client analyses are made and how to make a professional presentation of your colour design proposal. Through colour design tasks you will practise how colours can be combined successfully. The course concludes with a colour design assignment where you practise presenting your colour design with a successful result.
Who is this for?
The course is intended for people who work as colour designers, interior designers or as colour advisors in shops and want to be more confident in colour choice and colour design.
Why take the course?
- Be more confident and appreciated when you advise on colour
- Be more persuasive with your clients
- Become more skilled in advising on colour based on knowledge of how colours affect us in indoor surroundings
- Learn and practise how to present a colour design project in collage form
- Learn how light can be used as part of interior colour design
The course fee includes lunch, refreshments during breaks, course materials, certificate, and the book “Färgsättning inomhus” [Colour Design Indoors] by interior architect Lena Anderson about how to use colour and all its possibilities to create a personal, functional indoor environment (value SEK 190). After completing the course, you receive a certificate for the skills you have learned.
Lena Andersson is an interior architect/designer, educated at Konstfack (University College of Arts, Crafts and Design in Sweden) and has her own company, Atrium Design AB. Lena has many years’ experience of interior design and colour design in public and private environments and is the author of “Färgsättning inomhus” [Colour Design Indoors]. She has also created colour collections and designed various products such as tiles and carpeting.
Berit Bergström is Senior Advisor at NCS Colour AB and chair of the international colour research organisation AIC. Berit has taught colour theory, colour design and colour use for professionals for over 20 years. She has also developed courses in colour design for colour specialists and conducted studies and colour research projects at university level worldwide.
- Duration: 3 days (7.5 credits)
- Language: Swedish
- Venue: NCS Colour Academy in Stockholm
The course is also part of the title programmes Colour Advisor (18 credits) and Chartered Colour Designer (45 credits).