Kirkwood Community College

Kirkwood Community College Credit Catalog 2011-2012

ART-420 Glass I (3)

Introduces contemporary and traditional glassworking techniques and concepts. Hot glassblowing, fusing, slumping and kiln casting will be covered. This class includes group and individual demonstrations, discussions, and critiques. Slide lectures, visiting artists, reading and project assignments as well as discussions of current trends in the field of glass art will be covered. Demonstrations include the creation of hollow forms, solid cast forms and flat fusing, and other functional and non-functional objects using glass. Credits: 3, Hours: (2/2/0/0), Arts & Sciences Elective Code: A