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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.

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

06/03

Meeting Day

Fridays

End Date

08/05

Faculty

Joe Sheehan

Time

8am–3:30pm

Credits

3

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Students are immersed in the nuts and bolts of architectural craft and construction technology practice. Through design sketch problems, hands-on demonstrations, and readings, students focus on the most common methods of constructing building systems in wood, masonry, steel, and concrete. Constructing a full-scale model of a wood-framed structure brings the … Read more

Start Date

06/20

Meeting Day

Mondays and Wednesdays

End Date

08/08

Faculty

TBA

Time

1pm–6pm

Credits

3

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Learn how to use hand tools to uncover form in wood. Begin with texture and low-relief carvings before moving on to small in-the-round sculptures. Safe and comfortable practices, tool selection, and tool care will be emphasized throughout to establish sustainable woodworking practices. All levels welcome.

Start Date

08/12

Meeting Day

Fridays

End Date

08/19

Faculty

Annie Meyer

Time

9am–4pm

Credits

0

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