Applied arts course

Applied arts course will be held on Fridays, between 16.00 to 19.00, at UL ALUO, Department for Industrial Design and Applied Arts, Dolenjska cesta 83, Ljubljana. The course will start on Friday, 1 March 2024.




  • Lecture on contemporary glass and ceramics / art + design.
  • Exercises in modelling in clay and preparing clay for design.
  • Introductory lecture in art theory.
  • Introduction to the process of designing a task: setting a starting point, concept, basics of freehand drawing for 3D design, preparation of a workflow plan.
  • Fundamentals of artistic expression (form and expression).
  • Analysis of the possibilities of own artistic expression.




Enrolment and payment:

You can register for the course until the places are filled, or until Monday 19 February 2024 at the latest, exclusively via the online form at:

You can attend more than one course if they are held on different dates; it is not possible to change between courses at a later date.

The price of each course is EUR 390 incl. VAT. Once we have received your registration form, we will send you an invoice by email, which must be paid in full no later than 7 days before the start of the course. You can pay it at any bank or post office in Slovenia or via e-banking. When paying the invoice, please quote the correct reference you will receive on your invoice.

You will receive information about the course three days before the start of the course.

In case of cancellation, which must be justified in writing and sent to our address at least 8 days before the start of the course, we will refund 70% of the tuition fee paid within 30 days of receipt of the cancellation, with the remaining amount (30%) retained for administrative costs or bank transaction costs. Subsequent cancellations are not taken into account.

If you attend at least 80% of the scheduled hours of your chosen course, you will receive a certificate of attendance from the Academy of Fine Arts and Design of the University of Ljubljana (UL ALUO) at the end of the course.


Additional information:

Course leaders: Maruša Mazej and Brigita Gantar, both alumni of the Applied Arts programme

Date and location: Friday, 17 February 2023, at 15:00; Dolenjska cesta 83.
Duration: 4 school hours each time, 10 times (until 10 May 2024), a total of 40 school hours.
Price: 390 €
Materials: basic materials are provided at the course and participants are asked to bring their own drawing materials (pencils, erasers, styluses, rulers, curves...).