Interior Design Academy of Ireland Blog

Dublin Fair City
27 Apr 2012

Dublin Fair City

by Ciarda Barrett (Course Director)

Saturday the 21st of April saw an early start through many parts of the country. Lights went on and coffee was brewed from Galway to Limerick and Cork to Dublin as an excited group of Interior Design Enthusiasts prepared to make their way to Griffith College in Dublin. The first seminar of the year was to be held and glue, scissors, magazines, note books and rulers were packed and ready to go.

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Clutter vs Collectibles
30 Mar 2012

Clutter vs Collectibles

by Ciarda Barrett (Course Director)

I was inspired to write this article on the difference between clutter and collectibles when I recently helped my mother dust her house. My goodness! I had forgotten how much 'stuff' they have and as I see the shelves of my own home start to fill I worry that I have inherited that squirrel like tendency to hoard things like my parents!

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Studying as a Mature Student
13 Feb 2012

Studying as a Mature Student

by Ciarda Barrett (Course Director)

Studying as a mature student is something that has become increasingly popular over the last few years. The majority of mature students are probably made up of the bracket of people which are retraining to find employment as they have fallen victims of the recession. There are also those that need to constantly update their skill set in order to remain in their current employment.

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