Daily Archives: March 13, 2009

Competition with Frank Fontana HGTV celebrity designer and host of DESIGN ON A DIME

Harrington Interior Design Competition with Frank Fontana HGTV celebrity designer and host of DESIGN ON  A DIME.

The Summer Semester experimental Design Class Peter Klick will do this project! Sign up for this class!

The competition is open for all students! Teams  of two are possible.

check out his site: www.frankfontana.net

Frank Fontana has teamed with David Dunworth & Peter Klick at Harrington Design School to offer students the amazing opportunity to be a key part of Frank Fontana;s design team for the creation of the room designs, renderings, and actual build out of rooms that will be then photographed for his new book title,”Frank Fontana’s Dirty LIttle Secrets of Design”

This is a once in a lifetime opportunity to work side by side with Frank as well as be included in the final product of a real Design book. The chosen students will be included in the book by given special thanks as well as a possible group photo, and letter of recommendation and participation from Frank Fontana.

Frank will be coming to the school Tuesday March 24th at noon in room 101 to meet the students and give them an opportunity to ask all questions needed to complete said projects.

The contest: In order to qualify for this opportunity students must:

1. Sign a non-disclosure agreement

2. Keep Budget and material cost in mind

3. Make designs applicable for todays economy

4. Submit and present design concepts and renderings based on the following rooms:


(Dirty little secret to Frugal, Functional, and Fashionable First impressions)

Living Spaces

(Low cost, high style -Living rooms and Dens)

Entertaining Spaces

(secrets to glam game rooms, luxe lounges, and everything fun)

Tasty Spaces

(Secrets to cool kitchens and divine dinning rooms)

Outer Spaces

(The secret to a Posh Porch, and perfect patios)

Green Spaces

(The Dirty Little secret of Eco Friendly Design)

Frank Fontana

Host of HGTV’s Design on A Dime



Finishing Room Now Open!

Finishing Room

Click on the image to get to the instructional handouts on binding, cutting, and laminating.