You may qualify for up to $650 tuition credit.

If you've been considering a certification as an Architectural Color Designer, you won't want to miss this opportunity! Just sign up with a friend and you will each receive a tuition credit of $650. (50% off)

Why are we doing this? The location of this class is so inspiring, we decided to video the live course for future online courses and marketing, and we would like to include you!

This opportunity is only available For the upcoming Atlanta CACD course! Seating is limited so reserve your seat ASAP.!

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The CACD Course is sponsored by

Now that you've mastered the essentials of architectural color specification, take your business to the next level with and learn the art and science of color design! This course separates you from the growing field of color consulting by giving you the skills to create and develop creative, photo-worthy designs utilizing color in interesting and creative ways.

What is the difference between Color Specification and Color Design?

Color Specification is, the art of selecting colors and coordinating materials such as tile, textiles, and flooring for a cohesive and harmonious palette.

Color Design is, color specification plus the integration of color in the entire design of any space, in a thoughtful, purposeful, and creative way! 

Frequently Asked Questions

CACD is a comprehensive, advanced certification course in Architectural Color Design that will take your design skills and build on them to elevate your business to an exciting, new level!. Explore color through design projects, collaboration, lecture and more. Learn how color behaves in the human environment and then apply it to a comprehensive design scheme.

You will learn how to use and incorporate the Color Context Modeltm in your design as well as busting the many myths of architectural color.

The Certified Architectural Color Design Course will benefit Architectural Color Consultants, Interior Designers, Interior Decorators, Home Stagers, Architects, and Advanced Architectural Color Students. If you are proficient at selecting color, determining undertones, and placing colors in a pleasing color scheme, than this course is for you.

The "live" class consists of 4 full days with 3 distinct modules; Color Science, Advanced Color, and Commercial Color.

The full rate for 4 days, including all materials, pro tools, and catered lunch each day is $1395.

You may be eligible to receive a 50% tuition credit ($650) for the upcoming Atlanta class. (Other discounts may also apply)

Please email [email protected] to receive details to claim your tuition credit.

Color Science

The Interaction of Color in Practice

Specifying Product (1 CEU)

Why Pigments Matter (1 CEU)

The Myths of Undertones & Neutrals

Breaking Color Rules

Color Classification

Color Perception

Color & Light 

Advanced Color

Advanced Color Placement

Advanced Palette Development

Creating Custom Color

Advanced Color Composition

Residential Color Solutions

Incorporating Color into Design

Group Projects in Practice



Commercial Color

Color Plans for Public Spaces

Working with HOA's

Colors for Health & Aging 

Contracts & Workflow

Setting Your Fees for Maximum Profit





What Will I Get

Workbook, Forms, Worksheets and Projects

Benjamin Moore Architectural Set

Proprietary Color Tools

CACD Appellation and Logo

Press Release

Swag Bag

Personal Mentoring with Teresa Tullio After Class Completion

Catered Lunch each day

Earn 2 CEU credits (AIA, IDCEC)

About the ColorIQ Instructors

Teresa Tullio

Teresa Tullio's 20+ years of experience includes working with numerous high-profile clients and completing over 5000 successful projects from urban townscapes, restaurants, residential homes, commercial businesses to healthcare institutions.

As a graduate of IACC-NA (International Association of Color Consultants), Teresa studied under the direction of the highly respected, Professor Frank Mahnke.

Teresa was also the creator/owner of Pure Home Color Bar in Kirkland, Washington where her full-spectrum paint line and custom colors became the popular choice for thousands of home and business owners.

Gloria Robertson

Gloria Robertson has over 20 years of experience as a Certified Architectural Color Consultant, Designer, and Educator. Gloria holds professional certifications from the International Association of Color Consultants (IACC-NA), the Eiseman Institute for Color Information and Training, and the Business of Color ColorIQ program (CACC level 3).

In addition to founding Colors for Health and her Architectural Color Consulting practice, Gloria Robertson has taught at the Boston Architectural College in Boston, Massachusetts and the ColorIQ Program in San Diego, California.

Limited Seats Available

We keep our classes small so that you will receive personalized attention & instruction, but that means this class will fill up quickly. Don't delay, reserve your seat now.


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