Fine & Graphic Arts

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Welcome to the Department of Fine and Graphic Arts!

As a NASAD accredited program, we seek to challenge, inspire and direct our students to successful careers in the visual arts. We offer three professional degrees: a Bachelor of Fine Arts (B.F.A.) in Studio art, a B.F.A. in Graphic Communications, and a Master of Arts in Art (M.A.)

Our dedicated faculty are well-trained and certified in their individual areas of study to enable them to provide the best possible educational environment. Areas of emphasis include graphic design, painting, drawing, sculpture, printmaking, photography, fiber arts, and ceramics.

The deadline for Scholarship Applications is February 1st for the following Fall semester.

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Hosted by NSU’s School of Creative and Performing Arts’ Department of Fine & Graphic Arts.


Session 1: Advanced Projects for Teens
Ages: 12-18
Dates: May 29th- June 2nd
This week is designed for older kids looking to learn advanced art skills. The 5 projects we will work on throughout the week are drawing, painting, printmaking, aluminum casting and life casting. These projects will be week long projects taught by an NSU Art Professor and an NSU Grad student, similar to the projects taught in classes at NSU.

Session 2: Under the Big Top
Ages: 5-11
Dates: June 5th-9th
This week’s theme focuses on art projects with subject matter of a carnival or circus. We’ll explore the animals that entertain the masses in a Big Top show. Daring circus acts, colorful settings, and fun costumes will be subject matters we explore through beginning art projects.

Session 3: Seeing Dragons and Fairies
Ages: 5-11
Dates: June 12-16
The mythology of Fairy Tales and Stories have enriched children’s lives for as long as we can remember. This week we will explore the visuals of Fairies, Dragons and other fantastical creatures through the creation of art projects.

All sessions run M-F, 1 pm to 5 pm. Camp begins each day in Room 205 of the Art department. Campers may be dropped off as early as 12:30 pm and picked up as late as 5:30 PM.

Tuition cost is $145 for each weeklong session and includes snack and all materials. A sibling discount of $10 per sibling is available. A $10 discount is available for attending two or more sessions.

For more information contact: Corbin Covher at or Leslie Gruesbeck at

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Information about this event will be available soon.

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Creative & Performing Arts
Rm. 110, New Fine Arts Building
Phone: 318-357-4522