Visual Arts/Artesanía

TANM offers:

Drawing & Painting

  • Illustration
  • Animation 
  • Portraits 
  • Graphic Design 



  • Carving 
  • Pottery 
  • Furniture Making 
  • Weaving 
  • Tinwork 
  • Sewing & Costuming 
  • Jewelry Making


Visual Arts Focus Requirements: 

  •  Ability - teacher approval required
  • Probationary first year eligibility based on: 90% attendance rate, grade of 80-100% reflecting art production and art theory, participation on all projects, available contests and art shows, and attendance to all field trips to galleries and museums

Dual Credit Requirements: 

(Drawing I, Two-Dimensional Design, Art Practices I, Printmaking I, and Ceramics I at UNM and must be in 11th or 12th grade to participate in this program)

  • Teacher recommendation
  • Consult with Art Department for placement and approval