Tawni Urso

Tawni Urso

Detroit, MI, US



Passionate, creative and enthusiastic BFA graduate specializing in Interior Design.  Skilled at creating admirable designs and experiences within a space focusing on holistic design with emphasis on space planning, color, lighting and materials.


Henry Ford Optim Eyes, Dearborn, MI, US, Eyewear Consultant

• Work with patients to choose eyeglass frames based on style and comfort
• Choose lenses and add on based upon patients prescription

May 2016 - current

Nested LLC, Metro Detroit, MI, Owner/ Freelance Interior Designer

• Provide both in person and online Interior Design services
• Develop a comprehensive design for each clients space, outfitted with mood boards, floor plans, material selection and shopping lists

Feb 2016 - current

Fleur Detroit, Bloomfield Hills, MI, US, Garden Shop Rep

• Collaborate with customers to create garden and floral designs that accentuate their home decor
• Design and implement fresh product displays weekly, highlighting creative solutions with merchandise
• Aid in the construction of events, such as weddings and garden parties
• Price and put back of new inventory to enable customer sales

May 2015 - May 2016

Quicken Loans, Detroit, MI, US, Design Intern

• Manage design materials library, organizing new samples, put backs, pulling and pricing for client project presentation
• Collaborate with design partners for pricing models, create detailed project price summaries
• Design and build presentation boards for clients

Feb 2014 - Aug 2014

David's Bridal, Dearborn, MI, US, Wedding Consultant

• Collaborated with clients to design their wedding experience
• Developed a comprehensive wedding party style that complimented a client’s personal artistry, incorporating aspects of color, texture and shape

Feb 2013 - Oct 2013


Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, US, Bachelors, Interior Design

Drafting/ Rendering
Design Basics 2D & 3D
AutoCAD 1 & 2
Interior Design Studio 1,2,3 & 4
Building Construction and Architectural Sytsems 1 & 2
Environmental Design Theory
Lighting Design and Application
Furniture Production
Materials and Application
Business Practiculum

Aug 2010 - May 2015

Areas of Specialization