Art Van Furniture to Offer Free Fall Design Classes in September

Retailer's Taylor, Kalamazoo and Mount Pleasant Design Experts to Share Style Tips For The Home

Aug 20, 2013, 15:12 ET from Art Van Furniture

WARREN, Mich., Aug. 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Spice up your space for autumn! Art Van Furniture will usher in fall by offering free design classes this September at the retailer's Taylor, Kalamazoo, and Mount Pleasant stores during its popular, semi-annual three-week series. Art Van Furniture design experts will help guests discover and implement their individual decorating style.

"These classes really unlock the inner interior designer. With expert guidance from Art Van's outstanding design team, guests discover how to transform their living spaces to suit personal taste and lifestyle," said Gary Van Elslander, president of Art Van Furniture. "It's exciting to watch our guests realize new, delightful possibilities for their home."

During each 90-minute class, Art Van Furniture's design experts share how to determine one's own style, explore the use of color and efficiently utilize space. Each guest will receive a design workbook to get started on transforming their home, room by room. The complimentary three-class series includes Class 1 – Getting Started: The Elements of Design; Class 2 – Design Details: Fabrics & Finishes; Class 3 – Room by Room: Design Solutions. Space is limited; interested participants are encouraged to register at or by calling (888) 619-2199. The schedule is as follows:

Tuesdays, Sept. 10, 17 and 24
Art Van Furniture, Taylor

22035 Eureka Rd.
Taylor, MI 48180
(734) 287-4000


Wednesdays, Sept. 11, 18 and 25
Art Van Furniture, Kalamazoo

550 Ring Rd.
Portage, MI 49024
(269) 323-3222


Thursdays, Sept. 12, 19 and 26
Art Van Furniture, Mt. Pleasant

5260 E Pickard Rd.
Mount Pleasant, MI 48858
(989) 772-2914


About Art Van Furniture
Art Van Furniture is Michigan's largest furniture retailer and America's largest independent furniture retailer. The company operates 35 stores throughout Michigan and one store in Orland Park, Illinois, a full service e-commerce website, plus ten freestanding Art Van PureSleep bedding stores in Ann Arbor, Brighton, Canton, Kalamazoo, Midland, New Hudson, Rochester Hills, Sterling Heights and Troy, Michigan, and Toledo, Ohio. Founded in 1959, the company is family-owned and headquartered in Warren, Michigan. Visit for more information. Media can visit

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