Technology, Art and Design - Design Courses
TADD 3480 Ceramics: Hand & Wheel (4 credits)
Three-dimensional visual design and problem-solving is integrated with the introduction to basic hand-forming methods, glazing, and firing of ceramic forms. This course is an introduction to the functional and sculptural process of ceramics using various hand-building techniques. Students will explore processes including pinch, coil, and slab building, as well as gain an understanding of the tools and methods involved in hand building. Students will learn about glazing and how color and surface design can bring life to their unique works of art. Liberal Education Goal Area 6 & 11.
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