Facilities

Furniture Design students work with state-of-the-art design and production resources:

  • Extensive wood studio with hand and power tools
  • Metal shop with welding and fabrication equipment
  • Metals machine shop
  • Upholstery lab
  • Plastics/Alternative materials lab
  • Finishing spray booth
  • Veneer and rare woods collections
  • Gallery
  • Partner in Shared Technologies Initiative offering laser cutter, Rapid Prototype Machine (RPM) and CNC router
  • Computer lab workstations run SolidWorks, Rhino, Adobe Suite and a range of other design software.

Sophomores entering the Furniture Design Department are required to purchase a laptop computer specified by the department. For more information call the department at 401 454-6373.

 

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