Metal Arts


Create everything from jewelry to knives to large works of art in this one-year program. Learn sculpture, metalsmithing, blacksmithing, coppersmithing, and welding. Pair with the Build Your Business curriculum to learn how to sell your work.



Learn sculpture, metalsmithing, blacksmithing, copper, and welding, along with Build Your Business classes with skills to help graduates sell their work.

Minimum credits: 25

Length: 2 semesters (1 year), if suggested full-time course sequence is followed.

Career opportunities:
This CSC is designed for students interested in working with metals as an artist or artisan. The nature of these fields is largely self-employed.
Division: Business, Engineering, & Industrial Technologies
Contact: 434.797.8440 or 434.797.8474
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