WHAT: It’s time to stop pinning and start doing! On Thursday, February 21, women can enjoy a night out learning how to turn their “Pinspirations” into reality at a hands-on workshop. The Home Depot, in partnership with popular local blogger Amy Bellgardt, author of Mom Spark, will host a a DIH Workshops: Inspired by Pinterest at the Oklahoma City The Home Depot store. The event is part of a series of free monthly Do-It-Herself Workshops aimed at helping women tackle popular home décor projects.
Through her blog, Amy aims to share range of articles for moms including recipes, product reviews, arts & crafts, travel, blogging, fashion and parenting with her more than 18,000 readers. Working together with a The Home Depot design expert, Amy will give participants a dose of do-it-yourself inspiration for their homes.
Women who attend the free Workshop will learn how to create a Pinterest-inspired mosaic tiled mirror frame, how to set and grout mosaic tiles and how to select the right products to update the look of an existing mirror. Additionally, participants will have the opportunity to ask The Home Depot’s design experts for advice on home decorating projects.
WHO: Spokespeople available for interviews in advance of and during the event include:
- Jason Andrew, The Home Depot, Store Manager
- The Home Depot Workshop Leader
- Amy Bellgardt, Local Blogger and Author of Mom Spark
WHERE: The Home Depot
7620 NW Expressway
Oklahoma City, OK 73132
WHEN: Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013
6:30 - 8 p.m.: Workshop activities and interview opportunities
CONTACT: For more information, please contact:
ABOUT THE HOME DEPOT
The Home Depot is the world's largest home improvement specialty retailer, with 2,253 retail stores in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands, Guam, 10 Canadian provinces and Mexico. In fiscal 2011, The Home Depot had sales of $70.4 billion and earnings of $3.9 billion. The company employs more than 300,000 associates. The Home Depot's stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: HD) and is included in the Dow Jones industrial average and Standard & Poor's 500 index.
Where: The Home Depot - NW Expressway
Address: 7620 Northwest Expressway, Oklahoma City