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DIY Design On-Line

This is a 5-part series that walks you through the nuance of peaceful design to help you begin to create a space that nurtures your spirit and soothes your soul.


I often combine creativity and imagination with design simplicity, authentic expression and inspiration. My typical client looks for that in their life and their business.

With all of the noise in the world, it is important to create an external barrier around our contemplative practice, a nurturing space that fosters quiet and stillness. – Diane Pruitt

My DIY program is an introduction to designing that space. Simplistic in nature, it represents a nuance of interior design often overlooked in traditional interior design services.This is a 5-part series that walks you through some unique aspects of design and guides you in creating a peaceful space that supports your well-being.

You can gain access to the program for $20.00. Click on the Paypal button to make your payment and you will receive the password to access the class.

Another Type of Morning

We all do it! We wake up in the morning thinking about what we need to accomplish in the hours ahead of us. Or we mull over the details of what happened to us the day before - good and bad. It's the kids, or an ailing parent, or bills that need to get paid. It's an...
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The Scent of Peace

Does peace have a scent?

Scientists who have researched the effect of scents on the the brain and stress would say “yes”. in fact, “designers are beginning to apply research in ways that affect the experience users have within certain interior spaces. Scents have a strong

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Picturing Peace

I describe myself as spiritual and not religious. I practice yoga and meditation because it seems to settle and center me. I also tend to eat and sleep better. I like being at peace and relish my quiet times. I am in a job that can become extremely noisy during the...
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Diane, thank you for being willing to provide your expertise and wisdom to help me create a more nurturing workspace. The ideas are so simple, yet have a very deep resonance. (The 3-D design) is amazing! It adds a whole other dimension to your work, Diane! Thank you, thank you, thank you.

Breon Michael


Diane was thoughtful and thorough through each phase of the design, maintaining accurate expense account records and working within our budget.  She has a wonderful demeanor and her creativity is fresh. The room she designed for us was converted from drab and bland to warm, cozy and serene.

Lori Curry

IT Manager

This book walks you through the nuance of peaceful design and helps you create a space that nurtures you. You’ll learn how to use color, texture, placement and even, aromatherapy to design a calming environment.

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