Learn machine and hand woodworking fundamentals, push yourself as a designer and wood artist, practice new techniques and create original pieces of your own design.

A survey of the craft and form of furniture over the past 50 years. Topics include the development of styles and their sources, as well as the evolution and organization of furniture manufacture, from early joinery to the emergence of cabinetmaking techniques, to the development of machine technologies, and the … Read more

Start Date

09/04

Meeting Day

Wednesday

End Date

12/11

Faculty

Barbara Ward

Time

6;30pm–9:30pm

Credits

3

Fusing design activities and methodologies, including aesthetic sourcing (visual, literary, emotional, and structural), drawing and modeling, participants engage in design as a problem solving process. Projects emphasize the development of conceptual visualization through the exploration of two and three dimensional sketch techniques.

Start Date

09/09

Meeting Day

Monday

End Date

12/16

Faculty

Frank Criscione

Time

6:30pm–10pm

Credits

3

In this studio shop course, students initiate and are guided through a hands-on design/build project based on fundamental tenets of furniture design. The course begins with a review of design fundamentals and the concept design process. Concepts are refined through additional drawings and maquette model making as preparation for completion … Read more

Start Date

09/09

Meeting Day

Monday

End Date

12/16

Faculty

Peter Thibeault

Time

6:30pm–10pm

Credits

3

In this studio shop course, students initiate and are guided through a hands-on design/build project based on fundamental tenets of furniture design. The course begins with a review of design fundamentals and the concept design process. Concepts are refined through additional drawings and maquette model making as preparation for completion … Read more

Start Date

09/09

Meeting Day

Monday

End Date

12/16

Faculty

Peter Thibeault

Time

6:30pm–10pm

Credits

3

In this studio shop course, students initiate and are guided through a hands-on design/build project based on fundamental tenets of furniture design. The course begins with a review of design fundamentals and the concept design process. Concepts are refined through additional drawings and maquette model making as preparation for completion … Read more

Start Date

09/09

Meeting Day

Monday

End Date

12/16

Faculty

Peter Thibeault

Time

6:30pm–10pm

Credits

3

Burning designs into wood has been used to decorate furniture and draw images on paper and leather for hundreds of years. This one day workshop introduces the use of various techniques that employ heat to create images using traditional pyrographic tools, small torches and safe, non-toxic chemical burns using a … Read more

Start Date

10/26

Meeting Day

Saturday

End Date

10/26

Faculty

Brett S. Poza

Time

10am–2pm

Credits

0