Select Criteria: Session Type = Learning Courses

Monday, January 08, 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

  • Room: Rosen Centre: Salons 7 & 8
You’ve taken the basic lighting classes to understand the importance of lighting; now the definitions and terms are becoming clear concepts. So, what’s next? This mid-level course will walk you through the next steps of lighting design. The class will cover terminology for complete understanding, object reflectance and its importance,... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Karyn Judd Reilly CKD, NCIDQ
Adjunct Professor of Interior Design
University of North Carolina Greensboro

Karyn Judd Reilly, CKD, NCIDQ, is an interior designer turned educator who savors the “ah-ha, I get it” moment in others. Her passion for education surfaced after attending several grueling training sessions and felt there had to be a better way.  She has spent the last 20 years in the...

  • Room: Rosen Centre: Salon 6
Certified designers are more apt to find quality employment, increased income, and wider media exposure over your non-certified competitors. This refresher course provides key concepts of study to include the NKBA guidelines, sample study questions, tips and best practices for taking the AKBD exam.   This 2-hour, in-person, instructor-led course is... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Corey Klassen CMKBD, Assoc. IIDA
Principal/Owner
Corey Klassen Interior Design

Corey a Certified Master Kitchen & Bath Designer, Associate Member of the International Interior Design Association, and an Accredited Decorator from the Canadian Decorators’ Association with experience in commercial and residential design. He comes from a long line of creatives and was featured locally at the age of 17...


Monday, January 08, 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

  • Room: Rosen Centre: Salon 6
Certified designers are more apt to find quality employment, increased income, and wider media exposure over your non-certified competitors. This refresher course provides key concepts of study to include the NKBA guidelines, sample study questions, tips and best practices for taking the CKBD multiple choice exam.   This 2-hour, in-person, instructor-led... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Judith Neary CMKBD
Principal/Owner
Roadside Attraction Design Studio

Judith is a Certified Master Kitchen and Bath Designer (CMKBD). She began her career in commercial and hospitality design and continued to develop her skills and style designing and building custom cabinetry, case goods and furniture. After twelve years of merchandising, design and training for a national retailer, she began...

  • Room: Rosen Centre: Salons 7 & 8
The Artistic Kitchen will explore an emerging trend in kitchen design—the kitchen as a living room—and its implication to us, as designers. The course will open your imagination to how this affects the look, the function, and the feel of kitchens, as they either become art pieces themselves or display... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Richard Landon CMKBD, NWSID
Principal/Owner
Richard Landon Design

Richard Landon CMKBD, NWSID has been active in the NKBA for over three decades and often presents a seminar at KBIS. As an NKBA instructor, he developed a Virtual Instructor-Led Training (VILT) for experienced-level designers.  He was the longest serving president of the NW Society of Interior Designers and is...


Monday, January 08, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

  • Room: Rosen Centre: Salons 7 & 8
With the advancement of e-commerce and desire to purchase online, the home category is responding with fully interactive shoppable environments that consumers and designers alike will be using in the near future.  With the latest advancements in architectural render, user navigation and immersive environments, brands are engaging in showing their... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Chip Wade AKBD
Principal/Owner
Wade Works Creative

Atlanta native Chip Wade, AKBD, has building in his blood. Chip began wood working with his father at an early age and over the years developed an interest in design, carpentry, landscaping and renovation. After graduating with a degree in mechanical engineering from Georgia Tech, Chip moved on to earn his certification in residential...


Monday, January 08, 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM

  • Room: Rosen Centre: Salons 7 & 8
In today’s market, designers have less control over projects; homeowners are using digital inspiration to create their own look books, do-it-yourself layout software, and purchasing products online. You may be struggling with aligning your traditional business model to this changing cultural shift. Many designers continue to sell design fees associated... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Corey Klassen CMKBD, Assoc. IIDA
Principal/Owner
Corey Klassen Interior Design

Corey a Certified Master Kitchen & Bath Designer, Associate Member of the International Interior Design Association, and an Accredited Decorator from the Canadian Decorators’ Association with experience in commercial and residential design. He comes from a long line of creatives and was featured locally at the age of 17...

Judith Neary CMKBD
Principal/Owner
Roadside Attraction Design Studio

Judith is a Certified Master Kitchen and Bath Designer (CMKBD). She began her career in commercial and hospitality design and continued to develop her skills and style designing and building custom cabinetry, case goods and furniture. After twelve years of merchandising, design and training for a national retailer, she began...


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