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Sculpture

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Saturdays, Oct 28 - Dec 9 | 9am-12pm | No Class: 11/25
ages 13-17 | RISD Campus | 2017/CF-TEEN-1747
6 sessions | 18 contact hours | tuition $320 | lab fee $15


Description

Explore how the elements and principles of design function when applied to the challenge of creating in 3D as you work in different ways to inform structures and space. The skills developed in class provide a valuable foundation for sculptural art, architecture, and industrial, product and environmental design.

Applies to: AT, YD


Instructor
  • Name: Steven Hayes (Bio)
Course Details

Saturdays, Oct 28 - Dec 9 | 1-4pm | No Class: 11/25
ages 9-12 | RISD Campus | 2017/CF-CHILD-2135 ( Class is Full )
6 sessions | 18 contact hours | tuition $320 | lab fee $15


Description

Based on the fundamentals of design and engineering, this exciting course focuses on the playful, but well-considered, use of materials. With unique opportunities for brainstorming and problem solving, each lesson brings a new design challenge creating art with a purpose for play or prototypes for futuristic contraptions. Participants use real hand tools and work with a variety of materials like wood, recycled items, Legos, paper, cardboard, metal, rubber bands, wire and fabric. As they have fun drawing, experimenting, testing and building, students increase their scientific awareness, gain knowledge of the design process and build upon both two- and three-dimensional design skills.


Instructor
  • Name: Steven Hayes (Bio)
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