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California Council for Interior Design Certification eNews July 2015

Students: Enter the 2015 NKBA Northern California Student Design Competition

Congratulations to 2015 Ron Hernlund Scholarship winner Tammy Griffiths

Enter the 2015-II Design Competition

Entry deadline: Friday, Sept. 25, 2015 at 5:00 pm.
Go to the 2015-II Design Competition page for complete information.

Topic: SURFACES… The Good, the Bad and the Ugly!
Speaker: MaryJo Camp, CKD, CBD, CID, CAPS, CGP
DesignCamp (0.1 CEU)

Location: DalTile Design Studio • Map
212 Utah St., San Francisco
Online Registration

Late fees apply after Thurs. August 13th.

Agenda: Networking & Dinner: 5:30 -6:45 pm.
Chapter Announcements: 6:45 – 7:00 pm. Presentation: 7:00-8:15 pm.

Join MaryJo Camp for a discussion of the desirable properties and creative combinations of countertop and backsplash materials.  The GOOD and the BAD are determined by how well the materials satisfy your clients’ expectations.  Understand the materials to avoid the UGLY.

MaryJo is an award-winning designer who has built a 30-year career on providing expertise for clients to live and work well. For over 30 years, she has practiced her skill in a variety of positions including Principal of Great Kitchens in Menlo Park, CA., Vice President of Marketing and Lead Designer for Standards of Excellence’s State of the Industry appliance showrooms and Adjunct Professor at Canada College. MaryJo is currently Partner in DesignCamp, RLLP, a Kitchen and Bath Design Experience in Denver, NC, consulting with residential and industry clients.

NKBA Northern California Membership Drive
and Chili Cook-Off.   View the flyer

Location: Springs Construction • Map
881 Hurlingame Ave., Redwood City
Online Registration

Join NKBA – Northern California Chapter and Springs Construction for the 1st Annual Chili Cookoff.

NKBA members, bring a guest and join us for an invaluable networking event. Just $20 for you and one guest… for all the Chili and BBQ you can eat. You are encouraged to invite additional guests, but note that they must register separately. The member with the most guests who join the chapter will have extra chances to win a Grand Prize of $350 or Second Place Prize of $150.

LET’s GET COOKING … You can enter your own favorite chili recipe. Bring a batch of your special chili and let the judges decide. No rules … just good old fashion summertime fun. Enjoy the Chili Cook Off Challenge: the Springs Construction Crew at Springs challenges NKBA and Friends to a Chili Throwdown.