Student-Originated Studies: Theory and Practice of Craft and Sustainable Design

Fall 2016 quarter

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This program is for intermediate to advanced students who are ready for intensive full-time work in the theory and practice of craft and sustainable design. Students will design their own projects, complete visual research and write papers appropriate to their topics, share their research through seminars and presentations, work intensively in the studio together, produce a significant thematic body of work, and participate in demanding weekly critiques. The program will provide opportunities for independent work while providing a learning community of students with similar interests.  This program will also provide opportunities for professional development for students who are thinking of graduate school, professional work in craft and sustainable design, internships, or arts education at any level. 

Program Details

Fields of Study

aesthetics art history visual arts


Fall Signature

Location and Schedule

Campus Location


Time Offered


Online Learning

Enhanced Online Learning


2016-09-20New fall opportunity added.