Professional Crafts

Photo of a human sculpture, mug, and table created at WPCCWestern Piedmont Community College’s Professional Crafts programs offer unique opportunities for expressing your creativity.  Our programs offer studio practice along with guidance for running an arts business. Whether you are a professional artist or someone wanting to explore a new hobby, a variety of course options are available to give opportunities in sculpture, pottery, and woodworking on our campus.

We invite you to learn more about our offerings below.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

WPCC’s Studio Facilities

Students in our professional crafts classes have access to state-of-the-art facilities in which to practice their work. Wood-turning machines, pottery kilns, wheels, and other tools are available to assist in bringing ideas to life.

 

 

Check Out Our Video for
Professional Crafts: Wood

John Ferguson, an instructor in the Professional Crafts: Wood program, talks about the tools you will use and what you will learn as a student studying in the program.

Closed Captioning of the video is available.
Click or tap the CC button in the frame.

Curriculum Classes

Come join us at WPCC for some fantastic courses offered in Professional Crafts. For current and upcoming classes, please visit the Class Schedules page.

 

Professional Crafts Continuing Education Courses

Professional Crafts instructors also offer opportunities for specialized learning through WPCC Continuing Education. These courses are non-credit and focus on specific topics. To get more information, select a class name on the calendar. You will be presented with a course description and a link to register online. To see class offerings in future months, click the Next button or choose the month name and hit the “Go” button.

 

MonthWeekDay
September 2018
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
August 26, 2018 August 27, 2018 August 28, 2018 August 29, 2018 August 30, 2018 August 31, 2018 September 1, 2018
September 2, 2018 September 3, 2018 September 4, 2018 September 5, 2018 September 6, 2018 September 7, 2018 September 8, 2018
September 9, 2018 September 10, 2018 September 11, 2018

Category: Professional Crafts5:30 pm: Intro to CNC Router

5:30 pm: Intro to CNC Router
September 12, 2018 September 13, 2018 September 14, 2018 September 15, 2018
September 16, 2018 September 17, 2018 September 18, 2018

Category: Professional Crafts5:30 pm: Intro to CNC Router

5:30 pm: Intro to CNC Router

Category: Professional Crafts5:30 pm: Intro to CNC Router

5:30 pm: Intro to CNC Router
September 19, 2018 September 20, 2018 September 21, 2018 September 22, 2018

Category: Professional Crafts9:00 am: Stained Glass Mosaic Wall Art

9:00 am: Stained Glass Mosaic Wall Art
September 23, 2018 September 24, 2018

Category: Professional Crafts6:00 pm: Holiday Trio: Celebrating Halloween, Thanksgiving and Christmas!

6:00 pm: Holiday Trio: Celebrating Halloween, Thanksgiving and Christmas!
September 25, 2018

Category: Professional Crafts5:30 pm: Turning Wood Bowls

5:30 pm: Turning Wood Bowls
September 26, 2018 September 27, 2018 September 28, 2018 September 29, 2018

Category: Professional Crafts1:00 pm: Face Mug Workshop

1:00 pm: Face Mug Workshop
September 30, 2018 October 1, 2018 October 2, 2018 October 3, 2018 October 4, 2018 October 5, 2018 October 6, 2018

 

The Professional Crafts Programs at WPCC

Western Piedmont Community College offers associate degrees, diplomas, and certificates in three areas:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sculpture

WPCC offers the following studies in sculpture:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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