Continuation of exploration of current trends and issues in metalsmithing in relationship to individual student research concerns. Emphasis on student directed content, problems, and solutions within the context of metalsmithing that result in a body of work.
Prerequisite(s): ART 280 Metalsmithing 3.
Emphasis on introductory individual student research in form and content through balanced experimentation with technical competence and aesthetic concerns. Experimentation with patination of metals and advanced surface embellishment.
Prerequisite(s): ART 181 Metalsmithing 2.