Art & Illustration students make awesome digital art, fine art and illustrations and build a portfolio while in school:
Art & Illustration Fine Art senior Katelyn Banks installed a cut paper exhibit in the Student Gallery for her senior show, "Stream of Consciousness."
Digital Art & Illustration professor Peter Pohle makes amazing oil paintings and digital artwork:
Art & Illustrator professor Joel Armstrong draws with wire:
In the summer of 2013, seven students took a four-week summer studies trip to Berlin with Professor Pohle, a Berlin native, to learn plein air oil painting and sketchbook journal drawing.
Art & Illustration students have access to two art buildings, including drawing and painting studios and illustration classrooms.
See pictures of all the Visual Arts facilities.
Art & Illustration students can join the Visual Art Foundry, the student-led art club.
The Visual Art Foundry sub-club of illustrators, Sketchy, hosts a fun weekly critique. The VAF also plans other events and workshops to connect art students while enriching their art education experience.
Art & Illustration students hear lectures, receive demonstrations and learn new techniques from guest artists.
Linda Palmer, colored pencil artist of the exhibit "Champion Trees of Arkansas," spoke to Prof. Armstrong's Drawing I class about her work.
Art & Illustration students prepare and display work for the student art show and competition.
The 2013 Student Works exhibit in the Art Gallery.
The Visual Arts Department is the fastest-growing department at JBU.
Art & Illustration students get to be part of it.