Kirkwood Community College

Kirkwood Community College Credit Catalog 2011-2012

ART-422 Glass II (3)

Investigates contemporary and traditional glassworking techniques and concepts including hot glassblowing, fusing, slumping and kiln casting. This class consists of 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 will include intermediate hot glass blowing, fusing, slumping and kiln casting. Projects will 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), Prereq: ART-420; Arts & Sciences Elective Code: A