Name: Carolyn  Jacobs
Department: Visual Arts (Arts: Visual, Performing & Interior Design Division)
Title: Instructor, Art-Drawing
Office Location:
Overcash, 152
Central Campus
Phone Number: (704) 330-6668
Fax Number: (704) 330-6401
Email Address:
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College Senate, President-Elect
Instructor, Studio Art.
Drawing I and II, Figure Drawing I and II, Design I, Watercolor, Art Appreciation, Painting I and II, Portrait Painting.

Intentional Course Design, Art Appreciation Project Manager
Associate in Fine Arts Association, Board Secretary and founding member.
League for Innovation Art Competition; National Steering Committee
Critical Core (Faculty Council & Personal Growth & Cultural Literacy Committee)
Gallery Committee
Safe College
STAR Implementation Committee
Student Intake Committee
AFA Advising Subcommittee
Leadership Council

Educational Background:
-Master of Fine Art in Drawing, University of Tennessee, 1990; Bachelor of Fine Art in Painting & Printmaking, Eastern Kentucky University, 1987
Educational Experience:
Discipline Chair/CPCC, 2001-2007.
Instructor (part-time), CPCC and Gaston College, 1997-2001.
Assistant Professor of Art, University of Pikeville, 1990-1994.

Awards & Grants:
2014 NISOD Excellence Award
2014 Instructor of Excellence
Parr Fellows Award for Excellence in Teaching and Advising.
2015 Innovation Grant for Math Emporium Art Project
Arts and Science Council Grant for Mural in Frazier Park
Several Excellence in Teaching Awards and Merit Awards
Other Information:
Fall 2016:
Office Hours:
Monday-Thursday: 9:30am--noon
Friday and other times: by appointment

Teaching Schedule:

Art Appreciation online: ART 111-70, 86, 87 and 89

Email is the best way to reach me. Be sure to schedule an appointment, as I am frequently in committee meetings.

Visit my website at or follow me on instagram: Artlupie

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Carolyn Jacobs Art