Students will continue their exploration of form and content by combining experimentation with both technical competence and aesthetic concerns of the medium. Experimentation with advanced techniques will include constructing mechanisms and casting.
Prerequisite(s): ART 2800 Metalsmithing 2
Exploration of metalsmithing forming techniques with an emphasis on conceptual problem- solving and personal expression in metalsmithing. Studio exploration in stretching and angle raising of sheet metal, forging, repousse, and chasing. Study of historical and contemporary metalsmithing are used as foundations for design and ideation.
Prerequisite(s): ART 1800 Metalsmithing 1