ARTT 020. Ceramics I
This introduction to ceramic process and aesthetics focuses on acquiring basic skills on the potter's wheel as well as an introduction to making and applying glazes both high and low temperature. Students will also learn to operate an electric kiln. Through image presentations and exposure to actual objects, students will learn to discuss and evaluate the aesthetic attributes of the handmade object.
Prerequisite: ARTT 001 or ARTT 002
Fall 2017. Carpenter.
Fall 2018. Carpenter.
Catalog chapter: Art
Department website: http://www.swarthmore.edu/art
Check the Fall 2017 Schedule of Courses