This Certificate provides basic skills necessary to create successful paintings, drawing and a wide variety of traditional Native Arts. Students will learn the history of various regional Native Arts in America. Additionally, students will gain the graphic design and computer skills necessary to market their art through various venues such as websites and social media.

Student Profile

As a Native American Art student you should:

  • Enjoy creative expression

  • Have a desire to enhance your art skills

  • Have an interest in promoting your art

Program Outcomes

Students who complete the Certificate in Native America Art will:

  • Create paintings, drawings, and a variety of Native Arts that demonstrate understanding of the basic principles of design, color theory, and composition.

  • Identify regional Native American art and artists.

  • Create a website and other marketing materials to promote their artwork.

Career Outlook

Graduates of the Native Art Certificate will:

  • Have advanced/expanded—art proficiency

  • Be equipped to market/promote their work in the marketplace