Introduction to mood boards

Course Dates: 23/11/20
Time: 18:00 - 19:30
Location: Online
Alya Rizvi

Concept or mood boards are the best way to bring together all your ideas in one place before committing. This short online course will guide you to make more effective use of concept boards in interior design. It will increase your confidence and understanding of how to develop and communicate ideas to your client.

This course is FREE if a) You are on a Low Wage or b) You are either on Jobseekers' Allowance (JSA) or Employment & Support Allowance(ESA) or c) You receive other state benefits (including Universal Credit). For more information click here

This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.


What is the course about?

This 1.5hr online workshop will introduce you to concept boards and how they can be used to capture the look and feel of a space. We’ll look at tapping into your creativity to develop an idea for a space and techniques to capture the style, mood, colours and textures. We will bring all these elements together into an accessible format for your client.

This is a live online course. You will need:
- Internet connection. The classes work best with Chrome.
- A computer with microphone and camera is best (e.g. a PC/laptop/iMac/MacBook), or a tablet/iPad if you don't have a computer.
- Earphones/headphones/speakers.
We will contact you with joining instructions before your course starts.

What will we cover?

-What is a Concept board?
-Lateral thinking techniques to tap into your creativity.
-How to create a concept board for a client.

What will I achieve?
By the end of this course you should be able to...

- Describe your vision for a space
- Select suitable imagery for your concept to convey a mood
- Produce a simple concept board to a brief.

What level is the course and do I need any particular skills?

This course is for complete beginners who have an interest in interior design and are keen to learn how to put their ideas down in a digital format.

How will I be taught, and will there be any work outside the class?

Short presentations will be broken up with group discussions and some practical work.

Are there any other costs? Is there anything I need to bring?

- A5 cartridge paper, coloured pencils/ markers, Microsoft PowerPoint or equivalent to be able to create a digital page.
- You will be taught using Google Meet for the LIVE sessions with your tutor and Google Classroom Elearning platform which will store all handouts and live sessions links.
- You will need to login into our Google classroom before our sessions starts.
- You will need a computer or laptop with a fully updated google chrome browser as this works best.
- Using headphones with microphones will block out all room noise in sessions.
- If you are using a tablet or mobile device will need a microphone, and optionally a camera check if suitable before your course starts.
- You will require a good broadband connection as mobile data 3G/4G or a mobile dongle will not provide sufficient Bandwidth during live sessions.

When I've finished, what course can I do next?

Have a browse of our other interior design courses offered at City Lit.

Tutor Biographies
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Course Code: VO136

Mon, eve, 23 Nov - 23 Nov '20

Duration: 1 session

Full fee: £29.00
Senior fee: £29.00
Concession: £15.00

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