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Furniture Design with Norman Pirollo November 20 & 27, 2021 12:00 -2:00PM ET
$125.00

Furniture Design

with Norman Pirollo 
Virtual Two-Part Demonstration Workshop using the Zoom Platform
 
November 20 & 27, 2021 | 12:00 - 2:00 PM ET
 
 
Learn furniture design with a professional furniture maker and woodworker.  The furniture design process from concept to final piece is explored. Intro to furniture history provided for context. This workshop will make furniture design less intimidating. The first part of the workshop introduces furniture design concepts, sketching and drawing, material selection. A demonstration of how the furniture design process evolves from sketch to drawing to scale model and mockup is presented. Discussion includes the design process for a cabinet, chair and table.
 
 
Students then sketch, draw and mock-up a furniture piece to be discussed in the second half of the workshop along with remaining topics including Computer aided Design (CAD). Develop your own furniture style and voice. The information filled workshop is presented live from the Pirollo Design studio. 
 
The following design topics are presented in the workshop.
 
History of Furniture
Furniture Design Concepts
Sketching, Drawing
Mockups
Developing A Style
Material Selection
Prototypes
Batch Mode Concepts
CAD
 
 
 WORK SHOP DETAILS:
  • MUST PROVIDE CORRECT EMAIL - ALL COMMUNICATION WILL COME THROUGH EMAIL
  • CHECK SPAM FOLDER IF YOU DO NOT RECEIVE YOUR RECEIPT
  • PLEASE DON'T OPT OUT OF EMAILS
  • Participants must have the ZOOM video platform downloaded on a computer or phone. It’s easy! Download here.
  • Click Here to print your material List 
  • Participants must have reliable internet access and a computer or phone with sound recording and web-cam capabilities to participate.
  • Once registered, students will receive a video meeting code along with simple ZOOM instructions.
  • Features live demonstration and the ability to ask questions. Participants will have access via Zoom to viewing the recorded demonstration  for two weeks.
  • Workshop fees are non-refundable but are transferrable with a $25 transfer fee.