Gain industry knowledge direct from the source
The British College of Interior Design has recruited many respected interior designers and design writers to assist you throughout your online interior design course. Their skills and experience, covering all industry areas, will provide you with an intimate knowledge of how to to take on any brief.
Course writer & senior tutor: Simon Savage
Simon Savage is a highly successful building and interiors designer. Simon holds a master’s degree in interior design. Trained in Amsterdam, and working all across the globe, his designs and projects regularly feature in interior design magazines.
If you ask Simon about becoming an interior design interior one of the most important things he will tell you is:
“Interior designers are not born, they are taught. The simple truth is, it’s not that difficult."
“Given an interest in interior design, a little flair and a willingness to learn, this course will equip you with the professional knowledge and skills required to succeed as an interior designer.”
This online interior design course also features contributions from some of the UK’s leading interior designers and thinkers.
These industry leaders include:
Brett is currently working as a freelance journalist specialising in home interiors and garden design. A self-confessed interior design addict fascinated by the nuances of fashion in the home, he has a keen interest in being hands-on and taking charge of the process of decorating from start to finish.
Mark Pollack of Pollack Associates in the US is one of the world’s leading and most innovative textile designers. Here he explains the thinking behind his designs and makes some pertinent points on the state of design in general.
Brigitta Bundy studied interior design in Vienna, Austria, then worked as a model for some years before having a family and specalising in kitchen design.
Jo juggles freelance work with the demands of her two young children. Having worked extensively for both lifestyle and business publications, she knows how to create the perfect balance between the artistic and the practical.
Sharon is an experience design writer and regular contributor to many high profile interior design and property magazines and websites. Publications Sharon writes for include Period Ideas; 25 Beautiful Homes Magazine; Kitchens, Bedrooms & Bathrooms Magazine; Real Homes; A Place in the Sun Magazine; Portugal Magazine; and Homebuilding & Renovating Magazine.
Emily is an experienced design writer and regular contributor to BBC Homes & Antiques; Elle Decoration; Build It and World Health Design. Emily is also the author of Spectacular Homes of London, an interior design book published by Panache Publishing.
Clare is a freelance writer for a range of magazines including The Native Lifestyle Magazine, Host City Architecture magazine and Health and Safety at Work Magazine. She is also a regular contributor for a number of other interior design industry magazines.