Artist of the Month: Ferris student Emily Noffsinger designs and paints longboards in her spare time. Emily’s designs can be viewed outside the Rankin Art Gallery until the end of April. Photo By: Kate Dupon | Photo Editor
What’s better than student art? How about student art that’s gets you from point A to point B?
Emily Noffsinger, Ferris sophomore in graphic design and this month’s Rankin Art Gallery Student Artist of the Month, is on a roll with artistic expression, creating original longboards.
Noffsinger began the process as a senior in high school, when an advanced placement class required her to turn in a concentration, or 12 pieces of related art. Knowing Noffsinger would be pursuing a degree in graphic design, her teacher suggested her student create a company. Noffsinger would start by making a logo and then create the actual boards. (more…)