Program - Art

Program - Art

paintThe DSU Fine Arts program introduces students to the fine arts. Offering courses in art history, painting, drawing, photography, printmaking, and ceramics, the program provides students a complete visual arts education.

Students will develop the fundamental techniques to expand their technical skills that will lead to finding their own personal expression.

DSU ceramics studio has 5 Amaco Kick Wheels, 3 Clay Boss Electric Wheels, 2 Pacifica and one Shimpo wheel; Peter Pugmill; small updraft gas kiln and 4 electric kilns. Clay comes from Dakota Pottery Supply, Sioux Falls, SD. Cone 5 oxidation firings with commercial and custom blended glazes. Advanced Ceramics students use porcelain and high temperature stoneware to fire the updraft kiln. Raku and Barrel/Smoke firings are offered.