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Art & Art History

Career Options & Highlights

Folsom Lake College’s Art curriculum offers introductory and intermediate level courses in painting, 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
Art Instructor
Ceramist
Commercial Designer
Computer Artist
Computer Publishing Specialist
Gallery Director
Graphic Artist
Illustrator
Painter
Printmaker
Sculptor

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.
- Guest lectures and demonstrations.

Updated 06/01/16

  • Register Now for Spring

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  • Final Exams

    Final Exams

    Click here for the Fall 2018 final exam schedule
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  • Arts Events

    Arts Events

    Students shine at the Harris Center this December
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  • Faculty Art Show

    Faculty Art Show

    Showing at the Harris Center now through Jan. 13; artists' reception Dec. 14
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    Scholarship drawing for $250 towards your textbooks- deadline to enter is Jan. 8
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