ArtCenter’s Shops provide cutting-edge facilities for building and prototyping. Students will have workshops to gain access in their first term to increase the options for ways of making from woodworking and metal tools, 3D Printing, CNC Machines, Laser Cutting, and other high end fabrication machines.
The Shop at South Campus offers a broad variety of woodworking and metal tools, including welding equipment, is open to all students who have been appropriately trained on the apparatuses. The Shop features ample indoor and outdoor project space and worktables for constructing or destructing large or bulky items.
Students from all disciplines learn to use the latest professional equipment required to complete projects in woodworking, metal fabrication, vacuum forming, plastic sheet fabrication and fiberglass and composite fabrication. Additional facilities are dedicated to sanding and buffing, rubber-mold making, plastic casting, sandblasting, spray-painting and plaster fabrication.