The Colorado Chapter of the American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) is making their presence known at the 2021 Colorado Fall Home Show. In a time when getting the right professional to work in your home is even more important than ever, ASID along with the Show, is providing access to some of this country’s top interior design professionals.
Stop by the American Society of Interior Designers at booth #629. Designers will be there offering free advice to help you plan your next project. Their vision and recommendations should inspire a world of ideas for your favorite living spaces.
Trish Bonney started her career in the United States Air Force at 18 years of age and accomplished 20 years of successful Active-Duty service. During her time in the military, she completed three degrees, and then finished her Master’s in Education and Instructional Technology just months after retirement. Upon retiring, Trish decided to go back to school one more time to chase her dream of being an Interior Designer. She has since built her own design firm, TAB Interior Designs, where she is known for her innovative vision and tenacity in tackling design challenges. Trish runs her firm with an emphasis on collaboration, enthusiasm, and respect. Frequently lauded for her work, she was recognized as an Emerging Professional in addition to her work. Trish is a passionate member of her community, and can be found often volunteering on projects, especially ones that help up-keep and respect local architecture. Passionate about her work, Trish credits her success to dedication, tenacity, and perseverance. She looks forward to connecting with likeminded professionals.
TAB designer, Maira Santos was born in California but considers herself of Colorado native at heart. Her love of travel has allowed her to experience and fall in love with varieties of design styles and culture. She also found an interest in people’s way of living especially what makes a “home” a home for each person. In 2016 she graduated from The Art Institute receiving her Bachelor’s in Fine Arts in Interior Design. After graduating, Maira has been a design assistant for a variety of different design firms. Maira now creates amazing 3D models and design schemes for TAB client projects, allowing the opportunity to conceptualize their vision before they embark on their design journey. Her love of travel, design and culture inspires her to create unique spaces for each client.
As the owner and principal designer of KBR Designs, Krista is an NKBA Certified Kitchen and Bath Designer (CKBD) as well as a Certified Living in Place Professional (CLIPP). She was the 2018 winner of both the American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) Colorado Chapter Rising Star award and the Rising Star People’s Choice award. Krista has a BA in Economics and Psychology from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and an AAS in Interior Design from Arapahoe Community College. As an Interior Designer, Krista works to always gain a thorough understanding of her client’s preferences, budget, and goals prior to starting the design process. As a homeowner who has been through many remodeling projects herself, she thoroughly understands that communication, collaboration, and trust are the keys to success for any project.
With over a decade of success, Marlena Carson has established a glowing reputation and a rapidly growing client base. A Colorado native and a graduate from the Art Institute of Colorado with a BA in Interior Design, Marlena began her career at an architectural lighting firm. She quickly realized her particular mastery of lighting design. This, combined with an excellent eye for detail and quality materials and years of experience in the home building industry, has paved the way to a fulfilling career in custom interior design.