B&Q Open Learning Interior Design Student of the Year Awards 2021


We are excited to announce the 2021 B&Q Student Of The Year Awards for KLC's open learning interior design courses.

This award has kindly been sponsored by B&Q.  We have enjoyed working in close collaboration with B&Q’s Good Home Academy, their internal training team.  We thank all at B&Q for their continued support for the Student of the Year award and our winning 'open learning' graduates, all of whom have demonstrated outstanding design talent.

Many congratulation go to; Shannon Rischbieth, graduate of the Open Learning Diploma in Interior Design and Anna Chocyk, graduate of the Online Certificate in Residential Interior Design.  You have both been awarded open learning 'Student of the Year'.


Winner: Shannon Rischbieth - Open learning 'Student of the Year'

Pictured below is Shannon's Open Learning Diploma Interior Design Work:

 Shannon Rischbieth 3D rendered design of bedroom in colour

 Shannon Rischbieth rendered floor plan in colour

Shannon Rischbieth Rendered Perspective landscape


Winner: Anna Chocyk - Open learning 'Student Of The Year'

Pictured below is Anna's open learning 'Online Certificate in Residential Interior Design' work:

 Anna Chocyk Rendered Visual of Kitchen Design

 Anna Chocyk Rendered Floor plan

Anna Chocyk Sample Board Image Landscape

KLC would also like to congratulate Student of the Year runners-up, Natalie Rodrigues, who has completed the Open Learning Diploma Interior Design course and Tatiana Lang who has completed the Online Certificate in Residential Interior Design.

Work by Natalie Rodrigues - Student Of The Year runner-up

Natalie Rodrigues rendered visual landscape

 Natalie Rodrigues rendered plan landscape

Work by Tatiana Lang - Student Of The Year runner-up

Tatiana Lang's Concept board

Tatiana Lang rendered visual of living room

We would also like to give special mention and offer our warmest compliments to Naomi Carroll in third place.  Naomi Carroll's concept board landscape

Naomi Carroll's concept board landscape

Finally, huge congratulations go to all of the open learning interior design graduates of  2020 / 21 listed below:

Anna Chocyk

Shannon Rischbieth

Claire Waring

Julian Sudre

Clare Hinde

Natalie Rodrigues

Naomi Carroll

Jacqueline Cave

Eliska Vagnerova

Zuzana Fontaine

Charlotte Lloyd Owen

Stefan Jochems

Amy Wilkes

Natalia Moore

Holly Allman-Lopez

Chana Miriam Grunfeld

Olivia Allen

Robyn Wright

Emma Holt

Emma Silburn

Tatiana Lang

Evangelia Disliani

Amy Murrell

Alexandra Russell

Kristina Cokova

Well done to all our students for their hard work and thank you to our generous award sponsor, B&Q, who is a British multinational DIY and home improvement retailing company, headquartered in Eastleigh, England, and is a wholly owned subsidiary of Kingfisher plc.