You won’t want to miss my final Wine & Design mixer of the season at 5:30 on March 27th. The Design Soiree will be hosted by the new WDC Kitchen & Bath Center 78740 Hwy 111, La Quinta. Join me, Craig Michaels, to experience unforgettable design inspirations from top design professionals, expert contractors, solar providers, artificial grass specialists, and local artists! You can win raffle prizes while you sip on complimentary wine, champagne, and enjoy delicious appetizers. 100% of your $15 dollar donation at the door supports Animal Samaritans of the Coachella Valley.

Animal Samaritans believes in the transformative power of the bond between animals and humans. With a mission dedicated to enhancing the lives of both animals and people, they operate a no-kill shelter at 72307 Ramon Rd, Thousand Palms. They provide essential care, nurture socialization, and deliver medical attention until these animals find their perfect match and forever homes. Animal Samaritans also offer comprehensive veterinary services at their facilities in Indio and Thousand Palms with a commitment to accessibility through financial aid opportunities tailored to assist low-income pet owners.

One of the featured designers will be Angela Morris. Drawing on over 30 years of design expertise. Angela’s passion for crafting spaces is deeply rooted in her upbringing, surrounded by artists, painters, sculptors, and builders since childhood. Certified by UC Riverside, Angela not only mastered her craft but also shares her knowledge as a teacher at the University. Angela is deeply involved in her community, serving as chairperson for the Alzheimer’s Organization and actively supporting the military. In gratitude for their sacrifices and service, Angela extends discounts to military personnel, educators, police, and firefighters.


The March mixer will also feature amazing art by Jennifer De’roma for your home or office design projects. Jennifer started her journey as a painter at Imperial Valley College and then continued to paint as she was attending San Diego State University. Jennifer paints abstract contemporary paintings using mixed media. Every one of her paintings is unique and different. Jennifer paints using acrylic, latex, resin, and oils. Some of her pieces can be found at Marriott Villas and the Imperial valley Pioneers Museum.

Back Nine Greens will be on hand with valuable information and to answer your questions. If you own a rental property, installing a putting green is a terrific way to enhance your outdoor space. If you’re shopping for artificial grass options, Back Nine Greens has provided exceptionally durable and lush artificial grass for residential and commercial installations Since 1997. From artificial grass lawns to putting greens and artificial playground turf to pickleball courts, Back Nine Greens will walk you through every step.

If you visit Hot Purple Energy at Wine & Design, they’ll have free swag for you! They are a Coachella Valley-based solar and general contracting company that has specialized in solar power and energy products for the last decade. Did you know Hot Purple Energy is the Valley’s number one Tesla solar installer? Make sure and stop by their table to say hi to Steve Riegler who loves talking solar and supporting our community.

The WDC Kitchen & Bath Center which recently opened in La Quinta is the largest showroom in California! Originally founded as a Warehouse Discount Center in 1982, WDC has grown to become not only the largest independently owned specialty retailer of its type on the West Coast, but one of the largest in the nation! For nearly four decades, WDC has earned its place as a staple for home improvement professionals and customers alike.

As a Realtor with Better Homes and Gardens Desert Lifestyle Properties, my goal is to create an atmosphere where people and business owners can unite to socialize, support each other, and contribute to local charities. Join us for a two-hour mixer filled with opportunities to collaborate with these local professionals. Gain valuable insights on enhancing your home’s value, whether it’s improving curb appeal, adding value with a pool and outdoor BBQ area, or updating kitchens and baths. Find everything you need for your interior and exterior all in one space.

If you have questions about the mixer or any real estate related questions you can reach Craig Michaels at (760) 880-3848

Written By: Craig Michaels – Realtor

BHGRE Desert Lifestyle Properties