New studio arts major featured in podcast

cwaThe latest episode of the Communications, Writing and the Arts (CWA) department podcast is now available online. This episode features Erica Rasmussen, CWA associate professor, discussing Metropolitan State’s new studio arts BA available next year.

According to Rasmussen, the major will allow students to develop skills in disciplines such as drawing, painting, paper making, book binding, textile design and photography. She also hopes to collaborate with other MnSCU institutions in the future to offer additional courses like ceramics and sculpture. For students interested in the arts but doubting their abilities, Rasmussen has reassuring words: “Drawing is a learned skill just like language.”

Listen to the entire episode for free at this link.