Better Living Stage

Upper Level

See Two Exciting Speakers!

See Two Exciting Speakers!

 

See Laurie Smith, Designer, Author and Trading Spaces Alum

 

Laurie Smith was one of the first designers to hit the airwaves on TLC’s breakout hit show Trading Spaces in 1999. For ten seasons, and multiple Emmy nominations, fans were able to see Laurie’s modern classic design each week as she remade a space in just 48 hours. In 2018, Trading Spaces rebooted on TLC and Laurie and cast completed a second season in spring 2019.

 

Laurie attended the New York School of Interior Design in Manhattan and has branched her style and eye for design into various lines of products as well as lecturing and public speaking. Her book, Discovering Home – Find Your Personal Style, documented her personal journey of renovation and design of her mid-century home. Laurie has appeared on The View, several times on The Today Show, where she decorated Katie Couric’s office, and has been featured in numerous magazines. Laurie currently resides in Nashville, TN with her two children Gibson, 18 and India, 14. For more information about Laurie, visit her website at www.LaurieHSmith.com or follow her on Instagram at www.instagram.com/lauriesmithofficial.

 

Laurie’s Seminars:

 

Renovation Stories and the Design Process

Join Laurie as she takes you on a photographic journey of two home renovations, accompanied by design lessons spanning from understanding the bones of your home to determining furniture layout. Learn that the design process is a discovery process with foundational guidelines which in turn free you to find your personal style.

 

Room Refreshes – Enhancing Spaces in Your Home

As we look forward to hosting family and close friends for a meal or overnight stay, we know these occasions will be even more memorable and meaningful than ever. To prepare for future gatherings, Laurie will share tips to create a welcoming atmosphere in your home.

 


 

Get Help with Mole Control from The Mole Hunter

 

Jeff Holper, The Mole Hunter, is America’s mole expert, with a tally of more than 35,000 moles trapped! He’s tried everything and will tell you what works – why, where and when. His entertaining presentation and knowledge of the beast will equip you to win in the battle of man vs. mole.

 


 

Seminar Schedule

 

Friday
11:00  I Want to Be a Mole Killer, Jeff Holper
12:30  Renovation Stories and the Design Process, Laurie Smith
2:30    Room Refreshes – Enhancing Spaces in Your Home, Laurie Smith
4:00    I Want to Be a Mole Killer, Jeff Holper
5:30    Renovation Stories and the Design Process, Laurie Smith

Saturday
11:30   Renovation Stories and the Design Process, Laurie Smith
1:00     I Want to Be a Mole Killer, Jeff Holper
2:30     Room Refreshes – Enhancing Spaces in Your Home, Laurie Smith
4:00     I Want to Be a Mole Killer, Jeff Holper
5:30     Renovation Stories and the Design Process, Laurie Smith

Sunday
11:30    Renovation Stories and the Design Process, Laurie Smith
1:00      I Want to Be a Mole Killer, Jeff Holper
2:30      Room Refreshes – Enhancing Spaces in Your Home, Laurie Smith