Art + Design Department
The studios are filled with natural light, and faced with murals created by both international artists and our own students.
Life Outside of the Classroom
Art + Design life outside of the classroom. Visit Salvation Mountain, build a skateboard, experience a Professional photoshoot and share a meal with friends.
A+D Yearbook: 198 Page magazine (available for order) documenting A+D activities for the 2018–2019 year.
Art + Design students and faculty at La Sierra University, spend the Sabbath hiking in the Mecca Hills, exploring Ladder Canyon and Painted Canyon.
Going to the Mecca Hills was a whole new experience for me; I was star-struck by the sheer enormity of the slot canyons surrounding me. The entire day I was filled with such wonder and peace, and I can’t wait to adventure through more beautiful places like this in the future.
“It liberated my mind from the mundane” – Linette Secoff
Terrill Thomas is a design educator, photographer and artist,
who is driven by fearless curiosity and a passion for thinking of experiences in 360, creating spaces for creative expertise to flourish in community. He is a firm believer that one’s creative soul is an expression of the divine, and that our collective spiritual awareness is renewed in nature.
Terrill Thomas maintains an active design practice through his design company T13MEDIA, LLC, and is involved in LA and Orange County arts communities. Past professional experience includes designing and publishing over 40 issues of M Music & Musicians Magazine, an international arts magazine designed for musicians. At La Sierra Thomas teaches Digital Photography, Motion Graphics, Web Design, Publication Design, Typography and Life Drawing. He recently led the formation of the new Digital Media Program, a collaboration between Communication, Film & Television, Computer Science, Marketing and Art + Design Departments.
Thomas enjoys cooking, and can be seen cooking Vegan dishes at the monthly Art + Design FAM Nights.