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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NSU Art Camp 2018
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: June 4th-8th
This week is designed for older kids looking to learn advanced art skills. The 5 projects we will work on throughout the week are digital illustration, 3D printing, portraiture, sculpting and life casting. These projects will be weeklong projects taught by an NSU Art Professor and an NSU Grad student, similar to the projects taught in classes at NSU.

Session 2: Super Heroes
Ages: 5-11
Dates: June 11th-15th
This week’s theme focuses on art projects with subject matter of heroes and villains. We’ll explore the scenes and characteristics that entertain the masses in comic books and graphic novels. Good versus evil, special powers and fun costumes will be explored through beginning level art projects.

Session 3: Outer Space
Ages: 5-11
Dates: June 18-22
This week’s theme focuses on art projects with subject matter revolving around space. Aliens, spaceships, other planets and endless possibilities will be explored through entry level art projects.

All sessions run M-F, 1pm to 5pm. Camp begins each day in Room 205 of the Art department. Drop off is between 12:30-1pm and pick up is between 5-5:30.

Tuition cost is $150 for each weeklong session, this includes a snack and all art materials. A sibling discount of $10 per sibling is available. A $10 discount is available for attending two or more sessions. A $20 discount is available for children or grandchildren of an NSU employee with a copy of an NSU faculty ID. (Only one discount is applicable per session).

For more information contact: Corbin Covher at, or you can follow us on Facebook!

Art Fundamentals Summer Camp Registration Form (Coming Soon!)

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