Visual Arts at Thomas Nelson

The Visual Arts Department offers four degree options in the creative arts. These curriculums merge traditional art skills in drawing and design with new media and the latest industry standard software. Instruction provides a foundation of creative problem solving, critical thinking, analysis and visual communication theory.

Career opportunities in these fields include graphic designer and print production, motion graphics designer, interactive web designer, video production, advertising design specialist, studio photographer, gallery assistant, fine artist.

Our graduates have been hired at numerous local companies including Howell Creative Design, Canon, TASCI Graphics at Fort Eustis, NASA, Jefferson Lab, Jamestown Foundation, Affordable Printing and Design, and the York County Public Schools, Newport News Public Schools and City of Hampton Public Schools media design departments.

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