Back to Courses List

Undergraduate Course Details
Number ART 200
Title Glassblowing
Credits 3.0
Winter/Spring 2017 Classes
Sec Ref # Dates Days Times Location Instructor
01 1725 1/17/17 - 5/15/17 TR 8:00am - 10:40am ENT-750 John J Volpacchio
02 2582 1/17/17 - 5/15/17 TR 12:15pm - 2:55pm ENT-750 John J Volpacchio
S1 3398 1/17/17 - 5/8/17 T 4:30pm - 9:20pm ENT-750 John J Volpacchio


A course designed to introduce students to the basic techniques used to form glass blown vessels. Offhand and mold blown forms will be demonstrated. Students will be required to create self-developed projects in a teamwork environment. Historical and contemporary glass working concepts will be discussed throughout the course. Students must be able to lift and carry ten pounds and withstand exposure to high heat. 3-Dimensional Studio elective. Five and one-half scheduled studio hours plus five and one-half open studio hours per week.