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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

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  • 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



Machine Woodworking


Students are introduced to the basics of tool usage, wood joinery, and safe woodworking practices. Through lectures and hands-on training, students design and construct objects of their choice using the techniques of furniture making.

Course topics include selecting and milling lumber, five basic wood joints, glues, Japanese and European hand tools, fasteners and finishing.

Advanced students are invited to use wood lamination and carving techniques for their projects. Students must pass a safety test to use the woodworking shop.

Prerequisite: None

First class materials: Students should bring a rigid tape measure and materials for drawing and note taking to every class. Class materials provided by student, cost of materials not included. Cost of project vary depending on student's design.

Course Details
Course Code: XFRN1617
Meetings: 10
Credit Hours: 1
Lab: $35
Section 1 Furniture & Woodworking
Instructor: Andrew Armstrong
Meeting Day(s): Monday
Meeting Time(s): 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Meeting Date(s): September 12, 2016  -  November 14, 2016
No Meeting/Special Note:
Class Size: 10
Meeting Room:
Location: Goldsmith Campus
9045 Lincoln Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90045-3505
Registration
Credit: Reg #: Fee:
Non-Credit 35214 $435 Add to Cart
Certificate 35215 $475 Add to Cart
Credit 35216 $1320 Add to Cart
0 of 10 seats available (last 2 seats are not available online)
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