graphic design

Summer Semester Awards!

During the Award Ceremony, the excitement in the room was palpable. Over 100 fellow students, friends, family and professionals helped summer graduates celebrate the end of their college journey. Nossi College honored students in seven categories to highlight the creative artists who worked the hardest this summer and supported other students to be successful. Cheers …

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Turning Poetry into Public Art

The Metropolitan Nashville Arts Commission (Metro Arts) announced the return of the nationally renowned Poetry in Motion® program in April, turning the words of youth poets into mobile public art on Nashville Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA) vehicles across the county. Throughout the month of April, the poetry of Nashville teenagers will be displayed on MTA vehicles to provide a …

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Thinking Creatively with Tracy Ratliff

“Creative people think a little differently. It’s all about bringing out the best ideas and making the best possible impressions that you can – often in ways you may not have anticipated.” – Tracy Ratliff Tracy Ratliff, a freelance artist, illustrator and graphic designer, earned her Bachelor of Graphic Arts from Nossi in 2012. Since graduation, …

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Fall Semester Award Show

Ms. Nossi, Founder and President of Nossi College of Art, give Steven Hudson an award during the Fall Semester Award Show. Photo by Chris Garrett. View more images from the evening on our Facebook page.  Steven Hudson, an Illustration student at Nossi College of Art, received the Talent Discovery Award at the Fall Semester Awards …

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What Can You Do with a Degree from Nossi?

Once you’ve completed your degree, you’ll be ready to join Nashville’s creative scene. Below is only a partial list of positions held by Nossi Alumni, as well as companies our Alumni have established careers in. Positions Held by Nossi Grads: Creative Services Manager Muralist Book Illustrators Freelance Directors Creative Executive Producers Senior Editors Production Coordinator …

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Horses, Hawaii and Children’s Books: A Look at the Career of Alum Crystal Nunley

Crystal Nunley was one of those bright, high-achieving students who was always looking to get involved in college. Because Crystal has never stopped seeking out opportunities to be successful and to develop her talents her accomplishments have extended beyond Nossi’s classrooms and into her professional career. Crystal graduated from Nossi in 2010 with a Bachelor’s Degree …

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Amanda Purcell Gives Back

In September, Nossi alumni were offered a unique opportunity to give back to the Nossi community. Graduates were invited to design the school’s new t-shirt to be sold in the campus store. Participants in this contest were challenged to work with strict color and design limitations when creating their submissions. After the passing of the …

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