Pursue Your Creative Path

Our Fine Arts minor presents opportunities to study a wide variety of tools, techniques, and ideas as you explore your God-given gifts and prepare for the future. Begin with a foundation of theory and concepts and continue to hone your skills in old and new media. Learn to present your work professionally and explore how to earn a living as an artist through various classes. 

Why study Fine Arts at Malone?

Creative growth in a Christ-centered environment is nurtured at Malone. Be inspired by a close-knit group of fellow visual art students as you grow together. Class sizes are small and provide ample opportunity for personalized feedback and to develop relationships with classmates and instructors.

The Akron/Canton area also offers an inspirational environment for the developing artist with rich and internationally recognized museums such as the Cleveland, Akron, and the Canton Museum of Art. 


Featured Instructor

Heather Bullach 


What can I do with Fine Arts?

The education, training, and experience you receive in our program will prepare you with a found of concepts and techniques to pursue working in a variety of areas including:

  • Painting, drawing, or mixed-media as an independent artist

  • Portraiture

  • Illustration and visual storytelling

  • Libraries and historical societies

  • Community art organizations or arts councils

  • Art as therapy or enrichment in retirement home, hospitals, etc.

  • Museums and galleries

  • Production supervisor

  • Creative ministry

  • Theatre art production

  • Retail display

View course curriculum

The curriculum for Fine Arts is listed in the official Academic Catalog.

catalog buttonsOnce in the catalog, you can use the buttons (pictured left) located at the upper right of the page to plan your courses, save courses to your own personalized catalog, print them, and more!