Lemerand completes interior decorating program

ESCANABA — Matt Sviland, owner of Sviland’s in downtown Escanaba, announces Kristy Lemerand as completed the Interior Decorating Program through Stratford Career Institute. The program instruction involved extensive instruction in the History of Decorating; Principals and Elements of Decoration; Color as Expressed in Paint, Wallpaper, and Window Treatments.

“I’m very excited that Kristy has completed this course study. She has extensive knowledge and experience in the decorating field, including choosing paint colors, wallcoverings, window treatments, and wood finishes for interiors and exteriors. She’s a great fit for our store,” said Sviland.

Lemerand is originally from Escanaba, and earned her cosmetology license in 2004. she has been with Sviland assisting customers with choosing colors and the right type of paint for their projects since the spring of 2015.

“I have always had a passion for color and art.”, said Lemerand. With her years of retail and customer service experience, combined with commercial and residential interior design knowledge, She is looking forward to assisting Sviland’s clients with their design and decorating decisions. She currently resides in Escanaba, with her children Anna, and Gabe. Kristy is available for in-home decorating consultations and says,

“I’m happy to work with Sviland’s, and to be adding this service to the store,” she said.

Sviland’s is located at 1414 Ludington St., Escanaba. Sviland’s carries Hunter Douglas Window Treatments, Benjamin Moore Paints, Sikkens Woodcare Products, and a large section of quality artist supplies. Call 906-786-3772 for more information. or, email matt@svilands.net.