Advanced Metal Project - Architectural Iron

Fall 2017 quarter

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This advanced metalworking and blacksmithing class investigates design, forging and fabrication of architectural ironwork.  Students will gain a comprehensive understanding of mechanical drawing and hand drafting, field measuring, layout, and fabrication of quality hand forged elements.  A single project (architectural detail) will be worked on from concept to completion with a focus on a decorative and ornamental aesthetic.

Full attendance is mandatory and an additional 6-10 hours per week outside of class will be required in the metal shop and/or 3-D studio.

Program Details

Fields of Study

aesthetics visual arts


Fall Open

Location and Schedule

Final Schedule and Room Assignment

Campus Location


Time Offered


Advertised Schedule

Tue 5:30-9:30 pm

Online Learning

No Required Online Learning


$100 for project materials