Discover a wide range of materials, including wood, different types of metals, clay, plaster, mixed media, glass, fiber and more.

Metalshop 1 is a comprehensive introduction to steel fabrication techniques and processes. It includes various welding processes, such as the venerable oxy-fuel process, the lost art of “stick” welding, and an emphasis on MIG welding, better known as the “hot glue gun for steel” (just point and shoot!). The more precision oriented TIG welding process is … Read more

Start Date

09/04

Meeting Day

Wednesday

End Date

12/11

Faculty

Reid Drum

Time

6:30pm–10pm

Credits

3

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In this course, students will explore pop-up and movable paper engineering techniques, learning all the skills necessary to make successful dimensional constructions and movable parts: folding, cutting, stitching, pasting, gluing, and pressing. Through play and guided assignments, you will develop personally expressive artwork using various kinds of paper. Three basic … Read more

Start Date

09/04

Meeting Day

Wednesdays

End Date

12/11

Faculty

Stephanie Mahan Stigliano

Time

6:30pm–10pm

Credits

3

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This course teaches traditional basket weaving techniques to be applied towards contemporary sculptural explorations. Based on weaving traditions that go back thousands of years, students learn the fundamentals of twining, random weave, and plaiting. Through the use of traditional and non-traditional materials, students learn to use these techniques as a … Read more

Start Date

09/05

Meeting Day

Thursday

End Date

12/12

Faculty

Nathalie Miebach

Time

6:30pm–10pm

Credits

3

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This class is an introduction to the foundry process: exploring the technical, aesthetic, and conceptual aspects of cast metal sculpture. Through the duration of the course we will cover mold making, wax working, casting, chasing, and patina…with particular emphasis on safety and proper use of all tools, and equipment. Students … Read more

Start Date

09/05

Meeting Day

Thursday

End Date

12/12

Faculty

Marjee Levine

Time

6:30pm–10pm

Credits

3

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This course is an introduction to the basic concepts and skill sets needed to create your own kinetic and interactive objects with reference to contemporary and interactive art practice. Students will be instructed in the fundamentals of making and understanding DC circuits, lightweight and modular construction, foundational mechanics, the use … Read more

Start Date

09/05

Meeting Day

Thursday

End Date

12/12

Faculty

Dennis Svoronos

Time

6:30pm–10pm

Credits

3

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