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Layered cutout of structure with small people models.

Wood & Model Shops


The Wood & Model Shops support our students' design explorations, teaching them to make models with wood, metal or other materials that suit their design studies and research needs.

The College of Architecture Wood Shop is available to students who are enrolled in the College of Architecture as well as the CoA faculty. See Wood Shop Instructions & Price List for more information.

Series of 2x4 art pieces.
Student gluing together a paper model, with other students working on projects in the background.
Abstract watercolor with a shape made in the negative space.


Available Equipment

  • 3D Printers
  • CNC
  • Laser cutter & materials
  • Large band saw
  • Small band saws
  • 10" and 12" table saw
  • Panel saw
  • Disc & belt sanders
  • Sanding table
  • Drill press
  • Small scale model building equipment
  • Welding facilities

College of Architecture