Lectures and Events, Current and Past



February 4
Smithsonian Institute, Washington
Lecture “Classic Georgian Style
Richmond Academy of Medicine Auxiliary Foundation
"Classic English Interiors"

February 27
Hunt Valley, Maryland
Lecture Antiques show
Family and Children's Services of Central Maryland
"Decorating in the Georgian Style"

February 28
Beaumont, Texas
Lecture - "Decorating in the Georgian Style"
Junior League of Beaumont

April 17
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Lecture Antiques Show- Carnegie Museum of Art
"The Timeless Appeal of Classic Interiors"

April 24
Denver, Colorado
Lecture - Denver art Museum Antique Show
"The Timeless Appeal of Classic Interiors"

April 25
Westport, Connecticut
Lecture - Southport/Westport Antiques Show
Near and Far Aid Association
"Classic English Interiors - Anitiques, Architecture& interiors

May 7
ADAC week - Atlanta, Georgia
Guest speaker
Presenter and Designer awards ceremony

May 6
IIDA - Georgia Chapter
Talk and award presentation for student competition and scholarship fund.

May 9
Atlanta, Georgia
Lecture/booksigning - Atlanta Garden Club

May 12
New Orleans, Louisiana
IIDA - Delta Chapter
Lecture/Lunch - CEU

June 5
Orange County, California
Lecture Antiques Show - San Juan Capistrano
"Decorating in the Georgian Style"

August 31
Routham, Hertfordshire
Lecture - LA Philharmonic Patrons
"Looking at Classic Interior Design"

September 29
Decorex, London
Lecture - "Classic meets Contemporary"

October 15
Colony Club, New York
Lecture/Lunch - "Classic Interiors"

Regency Hotel
IIDA/Rizzoli drinks - book launch
"Classic meets Contemporary"

October 19
Toronto, Canada
Hamilton - Burlington Junior League
Lecture Burlington - The Different Drummer

October 20
Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto
Seminar - "Designing with Antiques"
TV Interview - Canadian House and Home with Lynda Reeves

October 21
ROM, Toronto
Lecture/booksigning - "Classic Georgian Style"

November 13
Birmingham, Alabama
Junior League of Birmingham Antiques and Garden Show - Lecture " Decorating in the Georgian Style"

November 16
Atlanta, Georgia (Capital City Club)
Wellington Society for the Arts
Lecture - "Designing in the Classic Style"

November 17
Houston, Texas ( La Colombe D'Or)
Wellington Society for the Arts
Lecture - "Designing in the Classic Style"


February 4
Hilton Head, South Carolina
Lunch/Lecture for IIDA Georgia Chapter and Coastal Empire City Center

February 5
Atlanta, Georgia
Cathedral Antiques Show - Lecture/booksigning
"Classic Decorative Details

February 10
Vero Beach, Florida
Lecture/ Booksiging Center for the Arts

May 9
St Louis, Missouri
Antiques Show - benefiting The Reperatory Theatre
Lecture "Classic English Interiors - Historical and Contemporary"

May 14
Monterry, Mexico
Lecture at Glass Museum - to benefit Chipinque Ecological Park

June 26
House and Garden Fair - Olympia, London
Lecture - Classic English Interiors

September 15-18
N.Y.S.I.D. - NY
4 day teaching course

September 17-19
Toronto, Canada
Book promotion
Lecture Burlington Indigo bookstore
Interview Newspapers, magazines and radio

October 14
Building of Bath Museum, Bath
Lecture - "Classic Georgian Style"

November 2-4
Melbourne, Australia
Promotion of fabrics and books
Tea/lecture Riddle Marly showroom
TV - Good Morning Australia

November 5-7
Sydney, Australia
Fabric and book promotion

November 10-11
Auckland, New Zealand
Promotion of fabrics and books
Talk/booksigning - St James Furnishings
Lecture/Lunch - Hosted by New Zealand Home&Building Magazine

November 19
Victoria and Albert Museum - London
Lecture "Classic Georgian Style"


March 27
Atlanta History Center, Atlanta, Georgia
Benefit Lecture/Tea for Camp Sunshine

March 29
Winston Salem, North Carolina
Lecture/Brunch Antiques show for Brenner children's Hospital

April 23
Buenos Aries, Argentina
Lecture British Embassy - Blenheim House and Grounds

April 24
Lecture Museum of Decorative Arts
English Decoration - Historical and Contemporary
TV and newspaper interviews

June 25-27
3 day teaching course on Running you own business and presenting to clients

June 28
Blenheim Palace
Lecture for group from Mastercard

October 30
Birmingham Botanical Society

November 4
Booksigning/talk Roger Arlington/IIDA

Lecture - "Classic Fabrics"

November 5
Manhasset, Long Island
Talk/booksigning Rizzoli bookstore

November 6
Talk/Booksigning at Rizzoli bookstore with IIDA

November 7
Washington - Smithsonian Institute
Lecture - "At home in the English Country House"

November 12
Chicago, Illinois
Merchandise Mart Design Forum - Classic Fabrics

November 13
Toronto, Canada
Interview Dini Petty Show
Booksigning - The Paisley Shop

November 14
The Museum for Textiles, Toronto
Lecture/Booksigning - Using fabrics to enhance Interiors


March 1
Houston - Houston Country Club, ' Doors to Discovery'
Lecture/Tea - Benefiting Linda and Ronald Lupus Research Centre at Baylor College of Medecine

March 31
Boston Design Center
Lecture - Design University. The Art of the Finishing Touch

April 6
Munich, Germany
Lecture - Classic Decorative Details - in Alan Jones Designs shop

April 7/8
Orange County, South California
Lecture - 'Designing Women'. Art Institute S.C.
Crystal Court Flower Show

April 10
Cooper-Hewitt , New York
Lecture to Decorative Arts Association.

April 11
Macys NY
Classic Decorative Details- Personalising Home Decor.

April 12
Cooper-Hewitt, NY
Table top benefit auction

April 13
Manhasset, Long Island
Talk and booksigning Rizzoli bookstore

April 17
Toronto, Canada
TV appearance Dini Petty show CTV

April 18
Toronto, Canada
ARIDO Lecture - The Design Exchange
Lecture RBG - Burlington Interview Canadian House and Home

June 26-28
3 day course Professional Workshop

Oct. 30 - Nov. 11
Melbourne, Australia
Judge of 'Fashions of the Field' - Melbourne Races
Sponsors "Crown Casino" (with Carolina Herrera and Clive James)
Lecture - Master Class University of Melbourne
Numerous TV, radio and newspaper interviews


October 6
D & D Building New York.
Lecture - 'The Art of the Finishing Touch' - Decorative Week

November 10
Four Seasons Hotel, New York
Interview Town and County magazine

November 14
New York School Interior Design
Classic Decorative Details Lecture

November 15
North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh

November 17
Woodstock Fine Arts Association, Woodstock, Illinois.
2 X Lectures "Classic Decorative Details"


Design ADAC, Atlanta.
Booksignings at ISID events 
Lecture, Book Signing, TV Appearance - 'Good Day Atlanta'

Houston, Texas
Lecture at 'Lifestyle by Design' with ISID
Showroom presentation at Walter Lee Culp
TV appearance - 'Good Morning Houston'.
Interviews: Houston Post and Houston Chronicle.
Charity appearance for 'Houston Grand Opera'
Tea hosted by Lynn Wyatt.

Hinsdale - Illinois.
Guest Speaker - Hinsdale Antiques Show.

Market Week - New York
D & D Building Lecture.


New York
Classic English Interiors launched