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Visual Communication Design - Illustration Concentration

A Concentration in Illustration, with our Visual Communication Design Major at Grace College will explore the ins and outs of perfecting your style and learning the finer points of self-marketing. As you consider an array of colleges with Illustration degrees near you in the Midwest, be assured that when you find your way to Winona Lake, Indiana, you will discover a top college for Illustration taught with a Christian worldview. A Grace College Illustration concentration will help you make workable connections between visual language and illustrative technique, preparing you to weigh questions and create conversation in a Christian college context.

This program is for you if you are serious about creating an impact in an Illustration career. With a bachelor’s degrees in Visual Communication Design with an Illustration Concentration, you will be required to get real-world experience ensuring you are equipped for jobs in illustrative rendering, graphic design, concept artistry, and countless other areas.

The purpose of the degree at an Illustration College is to develop your abilities to master significant illustration genres and produce images that contain dynamic visual language that synthesize and translate human knowledge and experiences into visual forms. While bringing practical, professional knowledge to the classroom, our faculty serves to encourage and challenge Illustration Major students to be competent in communicating visually and to develop a mature, Christ-centered worldview.

Future Illustrator, the way forward is Grace.

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Kim Reiff Chair, Department of Visual, Performing and Media Arts; Associate Professor of Visual Art and Design

Kim M. Reiff, Ph.D., M.F.A., M.B.A.

Interim Co-Dean School of Arts and Humanities; Chair, Department of Visual and Performing Arts; Professor of Visual Art and Design
Aaron Winey Instructor of Visual Communication Design; Director, Media Arts Program

Aaron Winey, M.F.A.

Assistant Professor of Visual Communication; Director, Media Arts Program

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