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Story Art

A painting of a dolphin jumping out of the water. A red and white boat is in the background to the right of the ocean.

Story Art

Instructor: James Stilwell

Location: Sycamore Building, 7105 Tuition: $100.00

This art class encourages and guides you to create a visual art piece depicting a meaningful event from your life experience or a fictional story from your imagination. The task posed to you is to think about what would make a dynamic book cover. You will learn how to jump start your imagination, nurture an idea, gather reference material and organize ideas and concepts. Composition, color, freehand sketching and use of models and photography will be covered. The student will have the choice of medium they will use to create their final art piece including drawing, painting or sculpture. What is your Story? Beginner to seasoned artist. Student must provide their own art materials. Instructor: Jim Stilwell


Course Code                                 Date                        Time

CSP 4000 24815                1/20/23-2/17/23              Fridays, 3:30pm-5:30pm

Registration Deadline: 1/13/23


Course Code                                Date                         Time

CSP 4000 24817                 3/24/23-4/21/23             Fridays, 3:30pm-5:30pm

Registration Deadline: 3/17/23


How to Register by Email:

1. Download Creative Arts Registration Form (Form must be fully completed to be accepted)

2. Email completed form to  

3. If you are registering through email please await a Successful Confirmation Registration Email.
This service is only available to those that register by email. 

How to Register in Person:

Please visit Student Services Department on the top floor of the Hemlock Building at
185 Freedlander Drive, Clyde, NC 28721.