Art Department

Course Offerings and links to Course Web Pages

Art I
Drawing I
Drawing II
Painting I
Clay I
Clay II
Advanced Clay
Independent Clay

Art Web Pages

Course Descriptions

Fiber Art
Print Making
Photography I
Photography II

Instructor Bios and Professional Web Pages

Norval Nissen:

Norval Nissen graduated with a Bachelor’s of Science in Art Education from NWMSU in Maryville,Missouri. He has been with CCSD since 1983. Prior to coming to Carroll he taught K-12 art for 8 years at New Market,Iowa. His areas in the visual arts department are pottery, sculpture, jewelry, and Art 1.

Galen Patrick:

Galen Patrick joined the Carroll School District in 2003. He teaches all drawing, painting, photography, and fibers classes at Carroll High School. He also teaches 6th and 7th grade exploratory art at Carroll Middle School. Mr. Patrick has a BA degree from Iowa State University and previously taught art at Prairie Valley Schools.

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