KLC Connect Event with Artisans of Devizes - Karen Oliver and Chris Elliot
Chris Elliot, Showroom Manager at Artisans of Devizes kindly co-hosted a KLC Connect in-person event on Monday 1st November event with designer and KLC Alumni Karen Oliver.
Karen Oliver has been pursuing her passion for interiors over the last fifteen years, having qualified from the KLC School of Design in 2005 with a Diploma in Interior Design and is now an Associate of the British Institute of Interior Design (BIID) and also included on The List by House & Garden.
Artisans of Devizes is a supplier of beautifully crafted natural stone and tiles. This is something the business has been very passionate about since starting in 1989. During the last 30 years they have continued their journey to become the most sought-after stone and tile company in the UK.
This was a valuable event for students as Chris and Karen disussed the Supplier and Designer relationship in the interior design industry. Chris introduced students to the beautiful Artisans of Devizes’ products including their latest, on-trend arrivals and Karen spoke about design considerations to make as a designer when choosing stone or wood and the practicalities and tips on specifying to make sure a project installation goes according to plan.
KLC Connect events continue to offer this incredibly valuable industry experience and exposure to ensure students have an even smoother progression into the industry. We are fortunate to have built up strong industry relationships over the past 40 years that provide a number of benefits to outr students while studying with us and when entering their professional career.
Thank you to Chris and Karen for providing such an insightful event.