EVIT Offers Interior Design Workshop

Media contact: CeCe Todd, (480) 461-4032

The East Valley Institute of Technology is hosting a six-week Interior Design Workshop for the public 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesdays from March 3 through April 7 at the Dr. A. Keith Crandell (Main) Campus, 1601 W. Main St., Mesa.

Registration fee is $75. Participants will make and take home projects from every class. Prize drawings will be offered on “graduation” day, April 7. The schedule includes:

  • March 3 – “Getting Started on Your Project”
  • March 10 – “Decorative Painting for Furniture”
  • March 17 – “No Sew Window Treatments”
  • March 24 – “Fun with Mosaic Tile”
  • March 31 – “Kitchen and Bath Remodeling”
  • April 7 – “The Finishing Touch”

To register, contact workshop instructor Teresa Follmer at (480) 688-7463. Follmer has served on the advisory council for EVIT’s Fashion, Interiors & Textiles program for many years, and worked for Home Depot for 17 years. She now works as a designer for an independent cabinet company.


The workshop will be taught in EVIT’s Interior Design studio. The Fashion, Interiors & Textiles program is one of 40 career training programs offered at EVIT for high school students and adults who reside in 10 East Valley school districts – Mesa, Scottsdale, Fountain Hills, Tempe, Apache Junction, Chandler, Gilbert, Higley, Queen Creek and J.O. Combs. Enrollment is currently under way for the 2015-16 school  year.

For more information, visit www.evit.com.

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