As the origin of humankind, the genus of the basic shapes the square, the diamond, the circle, and the triangle are inherently African. Through borrowing, defusing, modifying, and reinterpretation, design has become everything, except African.
African influences are becoming now, a priority, to the Design World.
P DESIGNS by Patricia Lorraine Neely
is offering to The Interior Design Community and Designs for any Surface, a new dimension in design consisting of original concepts based on African influences.
The company was founded as a freelance design studio in 1970 to introduce diversity into the selection for the design community. Designs are all hand painted in poster colours
Patricia Lorraine Neely is the founder of the Interior Design Program at St. Clair College and taught for over 25 years.
Courses taught were: Basic Design and Color, Residential and Contract Design, Business Practice, Fabric Construction, Materials, Furniture Design, Silk Screening of fabrics, and the Histories of Architecture, Interiors, Furniture, and Textiles.
Professional Design Affiliations: Educational Professional of the American Society of Interior Designers (ASID)
Organization of Black Designers (OBD)
Association of Registered Designers of Ontario (ORIDQ)
College Standards and Accreditation's Council of Ontario (CSAC) for Interior Designers
60 years span of experience in Interior Design