Arizona South

2017 New Product Expo and Emser Tile Trends2017 New Product Expo and Emser Tile TrendsWed, Apr 26, 2017 @ 4:00 PM to Wed, Apr 26, 2017 @ 7:00 PM

 

 Who:   Come one, come all

What:  NKBA AZ South Presents 2017 New Product Expo and Emser Tile Trends

Where: Emser Tile 2430 N Flowing Wells Road

When: April 26,2017 2017 4:00-7:00

             4:00-5:00 (1) CEU/IDCEC approved “Check yourself before you spec yourself”

     5:00-7:00 Expo/Dinner

 

NKBA AZ South and Emser Tile have what’s new in 2017 and we want to show YOU the goods!  The entire board attended KBIS and we wanted to bring our chapter/community the latest trends, innovative products, and additions to the lines we know and love (ex: paint, plumbing, lighting, appliances, counter surfaces, tile, cabinets, decorative hardware, accessories, glass/mirror, windows, building materials, smart features/ technology).

 

  • CEU Member Price $25 early bird (RSVP by 4/21/17).   $35 @ door or after 4/21/17

  • CEU Non-Member $35 early bird (RSVP by 4/21/17).    $45 @ door or after 4/21/17

  • Expo only: no charge, RSVP requested

     

    Register @ https://tinyurl.com/nkbaexpo2017

  • Questions? Contact Lorelei.Hough@Ferguson.com  520-256-7360

     

    This is our annual membership drive.  If you fill out an application, you will receive member admission and we will waive the application fee ($100) for joining the NKBA for our 2017 season.

     Sponsored by:

                      

Location:
Emser Tile
2430 N Flowing Wells Rd
Tucson AZ 85705

Baking Valentine's Cookies for SoldiersBaking Valentine's Cookies for SoldiersMon, Jan 30, 2017 @ 4:00 PM to Mon, Jan 30, 2017 @ 7:00 PM

Bake Valentine’s Cookies for the Soldiers

Tucson Appliance Co

4229 E Speedway Blvd., Tucson, AZ 85712

Time: 4 to 7 pm

Meet our guest Janne Mahan – Bosch National Product Specialist. We will be baking from new Bosch ovens.  Bring a hand written - Thank you note / Valentine Card.

Please RSVP to Carlie Korinek: 520-256-1523 or carlie@ckcdaz.com

Location:
Tucson Appliance Co
4229 E Speedway Blvd
Tucson AZ 85712

New Year, New ConnectionsNew Year, New ConnectionsThu, Jan 19, 2017 @ 5:00 PM to Thu, Jan 19, 2017 @ 7:00 PM

Location:
Goodmans Interior
3925 N Business Circle
Tucson AZ 85705

Made in Arizona Made in Arizona Thu, Nov 3, 2016 @ 7:30 AM to Thu, Nov 3, 2016 @ 8:30 PM

 

NKBA Arizona South Chapter Proudly Presents:

Made in Arizona: NKBA Bus Tour to Phoenix

Thursday, November 3, 2016

7:30 am – 8:30 pm

Ferguson 3688 W. Orange Grove Rd., Tucson

Meet at Ferguson to board the bus. Bus leaves promptly at 8am sharp.

2 CEUs

  • Sub-Zero Factory and Showroom

  • Gravity Glas Showroom

  • Tabarka Studio Factory and Showroom

  • Tour of Frank Lloyd Wright – Price House in Paradise Valley

  • Includes transportation, lunch, and dinner!

 We’ll be visiting 2 factories and 3 showrooms of companies that make their products in Arizona. As a bonus, we’ll also tour one of Frank Lloyd Wright’s architectural gems that is rarely open for tours. This is an event not to be missed. Join us!

This is our annual membership drive, so bring a friend or colleague!

Become a NKBA member and receive free admission and we’ll waive the application fee.

 

NKBA members: Free!  Non-members: $50

RSVP required, contact Carlie Korinek at (520) 256-1523 carlie@ckcdaz.com

 

7:30 am           Breakfast at Ferguson and board the bus – 3688 W Orange Grove Rd., Tucson

8:00 am sharp Depart Ferguson

9:15-9:30 am   Pick up Phoenix attendees –  Park and Ride at Pecos Rd & 40th St., Phoenix - Contact Carlie (520-256-1523) if you are planning on riding with us. We need to confirm that there are enough seats on the bus.

10:15 am         Arrive at Subzero Factory and Brunch – 4295 N Cotton Ln., Goodyear

1:00 pm           Price House tour – parking at 4841 E Prickly Pear Ln., Paradise Valley

2:30 pm           Gravity Glas – 5330 N 16th St., Phoenix

3:30 pm           Tabarka Tile – 7501 E Redfield Rd., Scottsdale

4:40 pm            Subzero Wolf Showroom – 15570 N 83rd Way., Scottsdale

7:00 pm            Drop of Phoenix attendees at Pecos Park and Ride

8:30 pm            Arrive at Ferguson Tucson

 

THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS! THIS EVENT WOULD NOT BE POSSIBLE WITHOUT YOU!

 

 

                               

 

 

Location:
Ferguson
3688 W Orange Grove Rd
Tucson AZ 85741

What Works, What Doesn't and Why: Appliances and VeneersWhat Works, What Doesn't and Why: Appliances and VeneersThu, Sep 15, 2016 @ 4:00 PM to Thu, Sep 15, 2016 @ 7:00 PM

Thursday, September 15, 2016  4-7 pm

What Works, What Doesn't and Why: Appliances and Veneers 

 

2 CEUs & Hors d'oeuvres - Merci Gallery 630 E 9th St., Tucson

RSVP to Carlie: 520-256-1523 or carlie@ckcdaz.com

$45 members; $65 future members, guests, and non-members

 Tom Scott from ARAUCO will discuss the differences between Thermally Fused Laminates and High Pressure Laminates. With the popularity of contemporary styles, this is a timely CEU not to miss! This CEU is accepted by IDCEC. ARAUCO has done projects commercially with Starbucks and LINQ Hotel in Las Vegas.

 NKBA National Speaker: Moorea Hoffman, principal of Kitcheneering, a boutique kitchen and bath design studio in San Clemente, California. Moorea co-authored the book Kitchen Design with Cooking in Mind. She will analyze appliances from the cook's perspective and review kitchen trends like steam ovens, microwave drawers, integrated appliances and professional style appliances.

  This event is sponsored by NKBA, Rugby Architectural Building Products, and Prism TFL

  

Location:
Merci Gallery
930 E 9th St
Tucson, AZ 85705

Paint and Sip NightPaint and Sip NightThu, Jun 9, 2016 @ 6:00 PM to Thu, Jun 9, 2016 @ 8:00 PM

 

 

Paint and Sip Night

Thursday, June 9, 2016 6-8pm

Let's get creative and have some fun! Join NKBA for a creative evening of painting, networking, food, and fun.

Artist Victor Navarro will lend his expertise and assist us in creating our own masterpiece. No prior art experience necessary.

 

$45/person includes supplies, instruction, food, and beverages.

 

Interiors in Design

510 N 7th Ave. Suite 120, Tucson

 

Space is limited! Join us! Contact Carlie to RSVP 520-256-1523 or carlie@ckcdaz.com

See all events at: http://www.nkbaarizonasouth.org/chapter-events/

Location:
Interiors In Design
510 N 7th Ave
Tucson AZ 85705

Multi Industry Association MixerMulti Industry Association MixerMon, May 9, 2016 @ 5:30 PM to Mon, May 9, 2016 @ 8:30 PM

NARI is hosting the 3rd Annual Multi-Industry Association Mixer

 

Join NARI, NKBA, ASID, SAHBA, ACT, and more

for a night of networking with local industry leaders

 

Monday, May 9, 2016

5:30 - 8:30 pm

 

Vero Amore Patio

2930 N. Swan Rd.

(Located in Plaza Palomino at Swan and Fort Lowell)

 

Appetizers provided. Cash bar.

$10 NARI members

$20 for other association members and guests.

 

To RSVP visit: http://www.nariofsouthernarizona.com/event-2151955 

Location:
Vero Amore - Patio
2930 N Swan Rd.
Tucson AZ 85712

Tour of Sonoita-Elgin Wine CountryTour of Sonoita-Elgin Wine CountrySat, Apr 16, 2016 @ 8:30 AM to Sat, Apr 16, 2016 @ 5:00 PM

 

Join NKBA Arizona South Chapter for an exclusive:

 

Tour of Sonoita-Elgin Wine Country

 

Saturday, April 16, 2016   8:30 am – 5:00 pm

Meet at Davis Kitchens: 4750 S Park Ave. Tucson

Bus departs promptly at 9:00 am

 

1 CEU presented by Perlick:

How to Incorporate Undercounter refrigeration in Today's Market

 

  • Flying Leap Vineyards – Tasting and tour

  • Kief-Joshua Vineyards

    • Southeast Arizona Wine Growers Festival

  • Lunch at The Café in Sonoita

  • Arizona Hops & Vines – Tasting and tour

Lunch, wine tastings, admission to the SE Arizona Wine Growers

Festival, and transportation is included

$65 for NKBA members

$85 for non-members

Spouses and industry guests welcome! RSVP today to reserve your spot!

 

To RSVP contact: Carlie Korinek 520-256-1523 or carlie@ckcdaz.com

Not a NKBA member? Join today!

 

A BIG Thank You to our Sponsors:

           

Location:
Meet at: Davis Kitchens
4650 S Park Ave
Tucson AZ 85714

Downtown Tucson Food TourDowntown Tucson Food TourSat, Feb 6, 2016 @ 11:00 AM to Sat, Feb 6, 2016 @ 3:00 PM

NKBA PRESENTS: 

 

 

 

JOIN US FOR A DAY OF FOOD, FUN, AND HISTORY

WHEN: SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 6, 2016

WHERE: DOWNTOWN TUCSON

TIME: 11:00AM (MEET AT HOTEL CONGRESS COURTYARD) TOUR LASTS APPROXIMATELY 4 HOURS

COST: $50 PER PERSON INCLUDES FOOD SAMPLING AT EACH STOP AND ALL NON-ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES ALONG WITH A HISTORIC OVERVIEW OF DOWNTOWN TUCSON

6 LOCATONS ARE:

THE HUB

EMPIRE PIZZA & PUB

PLAYGROUND

PIE BIRD BAKERY & CAFÉ

EL CHARRO CAFÉ

SPARK ROOT

LA COCINA

SPACE IS LIMITED TO 25 PEOPLE

TO HOLD YOUR SPOT PAYMENT MUST BE MADE IN ADVANCE BEFORE FEB 3RD RSVP TO: CARLIE KORINEK @ 256-1523 OR CARLIE@CKCABINETRYANDDESIGN.COM

Location:
Meet at Hotel Congress Courtyard
311 E Congress St.
Tucson AZ 85701

Travel Back in Time on the Modern Tucson StreetcarTravel Back in Time on the Modern Tucson StreetcarThu, Oct 15, 2015 @ 8:30 AM to Thu, Oct 15, 2015 @ 4:15 PM

Thursday, October 15, 2015

Travel Back in Time on the Modern Tucson Streetcar

Location: Downtown Tucson & University of Arizona area

Meet at: Mercado San Agustin: 100 S Avenida Del Convento with free parking

.3 NKBA CEUs

We are planning a fun-filled educational day in the heart of town. Learn a bit about Tucson history and historic preservation and ride the streetcar. We'll be providing lunch and snacks

 

$15 for NKBA members

$25 for non-NKBA members

  • Stop 1 will be at the University of Arizona to tour the newly restored Old Main building, lead by Corky Poster, the architect involved on the project.
  • Stop 2 will be downtown Tucson to learn a bit about Tucson's beginnings at the Presidio from Dr. Michael Engs.
  • Stop 3 will be at Seis Kitchen in the Mercado for lunch
  • Stop 4 after lunch we'll board a bus taking us to San Xavier Mission for a tour led by Vern Lamplot, Executive Director who is overseeing the restoration, conservation, and preservation of the Mission.

Join us! You won't want to miss this!

Time: 8:30 am - 4:15 pm

RSVP is required by October 12. RSVP to Carlie: (520) 256-1523 carlie@ckcabinetryanddesign.com

Pre-payment is required at time of RSVP.

 

8:30 am - Meet at Mercado San Agustin

8:45 am - board streetcar at Mercado

9:30 am - Old Main historic preservation presentation at University of Arizona

11:30 am - Tucson's Presidio for presentation by Arizona Heritage Tours

1:15- 2:15 pm - Lunch at Seis in Mercado

2:15 pm - board bus for San Xavier Mission

2:30 pm - arrive at San Xavier Mission

4:00 pm - leave San Xavier Mission

4:15 pm - arrive at Mercado San Agustin

Location:
Mercado San Agustin
100 S Avenida Del Convento
Tucson, AZ

Holiday Progressive DinnerHoliday Progressive DinnerThu, Nov 7, 2013 @ 5:30 PM to Thu, Nov 7, 2013

Thursday, November 7, 2013

Holiday Celebration 

Westar and Canyon Cabinetry 

NW corner of Orange Grove and Thornydale

Join us for a Progressive Dinner and Party!

We'll start at Canyon Cabinetry at 5:30pm, then start heading over to Westar at 6:15 for dinner.
Location:
Westar Kitchen and Bath
3850 W Orange Grove
Tucson 85741

3rd Annual NKBA Phoenix Bus Trip3rd Annual NKBA Phoenix Bus TripThu, Oct 3, 2013 to Thu, Oct 3, 2013

Cosentino- Tempe: 1 CEU
Bulthaup- Scottsdale: 1 CEU
Cybersound
Taliesin West- Scottsdale- 90 Minute Tour
SubZero-Wolf- Scottsdale- interactive cooking and dinner

Payment is required to RSVP:
$90 if paid by 9/20/13
$100 if paid after 9/20/13

Make Sure to secure your seat on the bus!

* Includes lunch, dinner, Taliesin Tour admission, CEU's and transportation!
* Boarding at 8:30am at Westar- 3850 W Orange Grove Road

For Phoenix area folks: We can pick you up at Cosentino at 10:30am.  You'll be dropped off at Cosentino at approx. 8:00pm.

Be sure to RSVP to save your spot!
Location:
Westar Kitchen and Bath
3850 W Orange Grove
Tucson 85741

Color Theory and its ApplicationColor Theory and its ApplicationThu, Sep 5, 2013 to Thu, Sep 5, 2013

 Thursday, September 5, 2013

1 CEU -Color Theory and its Application

Presented by Feras Irikat, Director of Design at Stone and Pewter Accents

Fractured Earth Tile & Stone  - 3150 N Estrella Ave (at Ft. Lowell) - Tucson

5:30-8 pm

$25 members with RSVP

$30 members at door

($5 more for non-members)

To RSVP contact Carlie at 325-6050

Color is like a language, for it’s one of our most basic means of communication. To achieve the best results in use of color, it must be understood as well as experienced. In this course participants will be introduced to the basic dynamics of color, it’s principles, fundamentals and applications.

You will learn:

  • How to use color combinations effectively
  •  What color combinations to consider when designing an outdoor space
  •  Current color trends in home design
  • Color psychology

Presenter Feras Irikat is the director of design and marketing for Stone and Pewter Accents, a leader in the design and production of handcrafted glass, stone metal, wood and ceramic tiles.His specialties include designing tile collections of all mediums: glass, stone, metal, and porcelain. Irikat holds a BA in Interior Design & MA in Family and Consumer Sciences from San Francisco State University where he also did advanced graduate work and research in Color Theory and Color Psychology. He has taught color theory, applications, and psychology at SFSU, UC Santa Cruz extension, West Valley College and several other colleges. His expertise in color theory and color psychology enables him to design and mix color palettes effectively and help to define and guide color trends in tile and home design.

 

 

Location:
Fractured Earth Tile and Stone
3150 N Estrella Ave
Tucson 85705

All about Linear DrainsAll about Linear DrainsThu, Aug 1, 2013 to Thu, Aug 1, 2013

Thursday, August 1, 2013

Topic: Linear Drains - 1 CEU

Speaker: Will Wasserstrom from Infinity Drain - Learn how to use linear drains indoors and out for showers, pool areas, and patios. Linear drains are a great solution for barrier-free design in your next bathroom project. The drain systems can have a very seamless look, too. Join us to learn how to incorporate these systems into your next bathroom or patio design. Who knew drains could be this cool?

5:30 - 8 pm

aLoft Hotel

1900 E Speedway Blvd. Tucson

$25 members with RSVP

$30 members at door

($5 more for non-members)

Dinner included