Furniture Design Foundation

at Pratt Institute - Clinton Hill

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Clinton Hill, Brooklyn
200 Willoughby Ave
Btwn Grand Ave & Steuben St
Brooklyn, New York 11205
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Class Level: Beginner
Age Requirements: 16 and older
Average Class Size: 7
Teacher: Maxim Diamond

What you'll learn in this furniture class:

Design and model your own piece of furniture. The key premise is learning through making and testing. 

Working on full-size models and prototypes, develop a sense of human scale and proportion. Explore a variety of materials and techniques, gaining basic understanding of furniture construction and manufacturing. While developing individual projects, experience all stages of the design process, including research, ideation, development, testing, refinement, prototyping, documentation and presentation. 

  • Students will be expected to bring their own design tools and materials-following the instructors' supplies list, to be provided upon registration. 
  • Total estimated supplies costs: $100.

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Withdrawals and refund requests can be emailed to [email protected] All requests must be made in writing.

Refunds are computed from the date and time that written or electronic notice of withdrawal is received.
• 2 business days before first meeting: 100% tuition refund
• 2 business days before second meeting: 80% tuition refund
• 2 business days before third meeting: 60% tuition refund
• 2 business days before fourth meeting: 40% tuition refund

Please Note: Withdrawal or refund requests cannot be
made by telephone or through the instructor.
No refunds
are issued for any reason after the fourth class meeting.

Seminars and Four- to Six-Day Courses
Withdrawals six business days before start date: 100% tuition. No refunds after this date.


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Question from Ben c.
Is the end result a piece of furniture?
Answer from Jackie S. Verified Student
Yes, that's what you will be working towards. You'll learn a lot in this class!
Answer from Brenda L. CourseHorse Staff
Hi there, Ben! The end result of this class is typically a unique, small piece of furniture like a stool. Hope this helps!
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Question from Ashlee R.
Do you physically make anything during any of the sessions of this class?
Answer from anonymous
Hi Ashlee! Students will be making a small piece of furniture like a stool. Hope this helps!
Question from Anonymous
is there a prerequisite course or acquired knowledge beforehand in order to take this class?
Answer from Brenda L. CourseHorse Staff
Hi there! There is no prerequisite for this class. Hope this helps!
Question from michelle f.
Hi is this class being offered in the summer too?
Answer from Brenda L. CourseHorse Staff
Hi Michelle! We don't have the summer class schedule as of this time. You may save the class to your wish list so you will be notified once new dates are posted on our website. Thanks!

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