Room changes featured on upcoming show

By Sheryl Borden: Creative Living

Information on creating different looks in a room, promoting the Feng Shui environment in the home and making an activity center for any age of child will be the featured topics on “Creative Living” Tuesday at noon and Saturday at 2 p.m.

Lacy Roberts is the visual coordinator for Haverty’s Furniture Co. in Lubbock, Texas, and she will show how to use a chair to create three different looks in a room in three simple steps.

Jill Roe, consultant with PartyLite, says that candles are considered the best lighting in a room that promotes a Feng Shui atmosphere. She’ll also display candles that compliment the five elements that help to create the Feng Shui environment.

Author, columnist and spokesperson for Minwax, Bruce Johnson will show how to make a custom activity center for any age of child. Minwax is located in Upper Saddle River, N.J.

Information on making and using chenille fabric and cooking with sweet potatoes will be the featured topics on “Creative Living” on Tuesday at 9:30 p.m. and Thursday at noon.

Even though chenille garments and decor are almost a “thing of the past,” now you can make your own faux chenille and use it to add embellishments to pillows, vests, sweatshirts, and much more. Diane Lieb is a sewing entrepreneur and lives in Portales, N.M.

An almost-complete course in cooking sweet potatoes will be presented by Sue Langdon, executive director of the North Carolina Sweet Potato Commission in Smithfield, N.C.