CCR 2380. Sculpture in Clay. 3 Credits.
This course will provide an exploration of methods of clay construction relating to sculptural form and the aesthetic concerns of the sculptural object. A variety of traditional hand building methods and innovative forming techniques will be introduced to challenge and inspire students notion of ceramic sculpture. The production of discreet objects, multiples, and issues dealing with the installation of each will be addressed. The full range of ceramic finishes and firing techniques will be introduced and explored to emphasize the interfacing of ceramic surface and form.