This site visit to Pichavaram gave an opportunity for the students to have a better understanding of the various site features like landscape, topography, climatic conditions, etc. that influence the design process. This acquired knowledge will significantly help them in improving their approaches towards their design.
On 6th November 2015, CAAD organized a pottery workshop as part of hands – on learning for the First year students. Renowned pottery craftsman Mr. Palani Swamy from Dakshin Chitra with 19 years of experience conducted the workshop. He demonstrated the traditional method of making clay and various potterytechniques using the potter’s wheel.
This was followed by every student enthusiastically trying their hands on clay modelling based on the given concept of Fluidity. The event was coordinated and organized by Art Studio Instructor Mr. Vinoth Kumar of CAAD.