Dating back to 4000 BC, Feng Shui has been used to build positive energy in the home and mollify warring tribes of Han, Tang, and Ming vases. Learn the art of nimble pottery negotiations with today's Groupon: for $49, you get a two-hour Designing with Feng Shui class (a $99 value) and one feng-shui e-book (a $9 value) from Real Feng Shui Soulutions. For a list of available dates, times, and locations click here.
Certified master practitioner and instructor Jennifer Bonetto teaches students to harness energy and establish harmony in homes via interior-design choices. During the course her two-hour Designing with Feng Shui class, style scholars learn the rooms that can impact one's monetary, fiscal, and emotional well-being and delve into the distinctions between Western and classical feng-shui philosophies. Grasp an understanding of harmful negative forms in the home, as well as special stylistic considerations for the bedroom, office, or walk-in closets where you pull salt-water taffy. Bonetto will also introduce the concept of the Eight Mansions, a system for calculating good and bad directions for florid furnishings.
To supplement two-hour sessions, Bonetto will email a copy of her e-book, Feng Shui for Home Buyers and Apartment Hunters: Inside Edition to students upon registration. This tech-savvy tome offers a step-by-step guide for matching homeowners with the right dwelling, plus yoga poses for tense folding tables.