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  • For the second year in a row, Otis will be hosting the Community Works Institute - Summer West. This is a five day professional development program for K-16 teachers focused on place based education, service learning and sustainability. There is a discounted rate for Otis faculty, staff, students and alumni to participate. Contact the Artists Community Teaching program for more info: act@otis.edu

  • Classes End.

  • I Know What You Did This Summer is a series of bi-weekly gatherings in the Bolsky Gallery at Otis College of Art and Design organized around informal slideshow presentations by curators, artists, writers and producers in the Los Angeles area. Taking the form of a personal travelogue, presenters will share places, experiences, and encounters during summer travel near and far. I Know What You Did This Summer is an occasion to enjoy drinks and conversation among friends, colleagues and our community.

    July 7: Anna Sew Hoy / Jesse Stecklow

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Continuing Education Course



Canvas Building Workshop


Using the Otis woodshop, students learn how to build professional quality panels and painting canvas using stretcher bars. Demonstrations cover multiple variations of supports along with techniques for surface preparation and gessoing to provide a variety of painting surfaces. Students complete at least one panel or stretcher by the end of class.

Prerequisite: None

First Class Materials: $15 lab fee payable to instructor for wood and canvas for one 18”x24” canvas or stretcher. Students should bring the following to the workshop: canvas pliers, staple gun (electric recommended), 3/8” staples, wood glue. If time allows, students can bring their own materials to build more.


There are no sections for this course for this semester.
Course Details
Course Code: XPTG2000
Meetings: 1
Credit Hours: NC
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