This course looks at the fundamentals of chair design from form and dimensions, to construction and joinery. Students will explore the process from beginning to end: inspiration, development, refinement & presentation to end up with a full-scale prototype. Instruction will include an introduction to woodworking processes and tools. Topics include historical precedent and context, structure and ergonomics.
After enrolling in a course, please allow up to 5 hours for your student data to migrate to Canvas. Please note that courses may fill up early or be cancelled due to low enrollment. Students are encouraged to register early, at least ten (10) days prior to the start date of the course.
CSSI-N105 - Woodworking Fundamentals, or equivalent experience.
Applies Towards the Following Certificates
- Art and Design Studio Skills Certificate : Qualifying Courses
- Design, Technology, and Fabrication Skills Certificate : Qualifying Courses