Abstract

This paper is a case study, summarizing background, context, structure and outputs of a design course created for teaching craftspeople of İSMEK, an adult education organization in İstanbul, Turkey. The Design Course aimed to provide them with novel perspectives to apply to their thinking and making practice with help of design methods, input and mentorship.

Keywords:

design course, design and craft relation, innovative craft products, lifelong learning center, craftspeople

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Creating A Design Course for Craftspeople in Istanbul

This paper is a case study, summarizing background, context, structure and outputs of a design course created for teaching craftspeople of İSMEK, an adult education organization in İstanbul, Turkey. The Design Course aimed to provide them with novel perspectives to apply to their thinking and making practice with help of design methods, input and mentorship.

 

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