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
June 2018
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
May 27, 2018 May 28, 2018 May 29, 2018 May 30, 2018 May 31, 2018

Category: Professional Crafts6:00 pm: Ceramic Wind Chimes

6:00 pm: Ceramic Wind Chimes
June 1, 2018 June 2, 2018
June 3, 2018 June 4, 2018 June 5, 2018 June 6, 2018 June 7, 2018

Category: Professional Crafts3:30 pm: Raku Box

3:30 pm: Raku Box
June 8, 2018 June 9, 2018
June 10, 2018 June 11, 2018 June 12, 2018 June 13, 2018 June 14, 2018 June 15, 2018 June 16, 2018
June 17, 2018 June 18, 2018 June 19, 2018 June 20, 2018 June 21, 2018 June 22, 2018

Category: Professional CraftsN/A: Introduction to Blacksmithing: Fundamentals of Forging - 55243

N/A: Introduction to Blacksmithing: Fundamentals of Forging - 55243
June 23, 2018

Category: Professional Crafts10:00 am: Stained Glass Mosaic Wall Art

10:00 am: Stained Glass Mosaic Wall Art
June 24, 2018 June 25, 2018 June 26, 2018 June 27, 2018 June 28, 2018

Category: Professional Crafts6:00 pm: Christmas in July

6:00 pm: Christmas in July
June 29, 2018

Category: Professional CraftsN/A: Introduction to Blacksmithing: Fundamentals of Forging - 55670

N/A: Introduction to Blacksmithing: Fundamentals of Forging - 55670
June 30, 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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