Learn basic mosaic skills and advanced techniques to create a curvilinear 3-dimensional constructions. This class includes demonstrations, lectures and hands-on experience with a focus on 3-D construction techniques, finding and selecting the right materials, preparing and setting tesserae, use of tools, grouting and finishing. Students will concentrate on one free-standing sculpture inspired by the work of James Hubbell suitable for indoor or outdoor use. All levels welcome.
Note: Elective for Art and the Creative Process Certificate. Bring a sketch pad and pencils to the first class.
Materials cost: $100 (Includes Field Trip cost of $40) Please bring to first class. Materials fees include adhesives, grouts, misc. materials, use of instructorâ€™s tools, and variety of tesserae. Student will purchase supplies to create structure. Purchase of their own tools if they desire.
Course Number: ART-40676
Credit: 3.00 unit(s)