Compile a professional portfolio that will include logos, magazine layouts and other digital graphics.
Master all the tools for a career as a layout artist, copywriter or graphic designer.
Learn the latest software to create digital images and develop a variety of digital media.
Explore a variety of disciplines, including drawing, photography, pottery, painting and printmaking.
Learn glassblowing and casting on our rooftop Hot Shop and hone your expertise in fusing and slumping.
Build a professional portfolio while you gain proficiency in in lighting, camera techniques and video editing.
Arts @ TCC
Your guide to the fine and performing arts and cultural events at TCC.
Dedicated academic counseling
Call 757-822-1888 to schedule an appointment with an advisor who will help you choose the classes that meet your educational and career goals.
College Art Association
TCC is a member of the College Art Association, which promotes excellence in scholarships and teachings in the history and criticism of the visual arts.
340 High Street
The VAC’s annual magazine showcases the best work created by the talented students there. Students design every detail of the magazine from start to finish.
Student Art League
The Student Art League meets monthly at the VAC to expand educational opportunities to its members and to promote creative ideas among its student artists.
Happening now at the VAC
The VAC will host the 46th Annual Student Art and Design Exhibition from March 25 through April 23. The event features more than 200 works, including studio arts, photography, graphic design, ceramics and glassblowing, created by students for art classes since last May.
The VAC is located at 340 High St., in Olde Towne Portsmouth. Call 757-822-1888 for more info. Gallery is free and open to the public from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas Day and New Year's Day.