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Career Options & Highlights

Folsom Lake College’s art curriculum offers introductory and intermediate level courses in painting, watercolor, computer art, drawing, sculpture, ceramics, printmaking and design, as well as courses in art appreciation and art history. Through the program’s art theory and art practice classes, students develop an awareness and understanding of the materials, tools, rationale and significance of art in society. The art curriculum’s critical thinking and technical skills components encourage students to utilize independent thought processes and problem-solving. This program provides transfer and employment opportunities as well as personal enrichment for students. The art faculty is composed of professional artists with diverse specializations encompassing the spectrum of the classes offered.

For more information please visit the Visual Arts Department

Career Options
Painter; Sculptor; Ceramist; Art Instructor; Illustrator; Printmaker; Computer Publishing Specialist; Commercial Designer; Gallery Director; Graphic Artist; Computer Artist

Some career options may require more than two years of college study.

Highlights
- Art faculty who have exhibited regionally, nationally and internationally
- Opportunities to explore artistic pursuits in two- and three-dimensional media using a wide variety of materials and techniques
- Regularly scheduled trips to major museums
- Guest lectures and demonstrations

Updated 06/14/13

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