Victoria Carmina

Illustration

Year in school: Senior

Hometown/State: Fredericksburg, Virginia

High School: Colonial Forge High School

Why did you choose Daemen College?

I chose Daemen college because of its ability to truly make me feel accepted and at home, while also providing an incredible learning experience.

Why did you choose your present major?

Illustration to me is the ability to create worlds from scratch, with a mix or science, math, and storytelling, illustration allows me to hone all my skills at once. I plan on working as a background artist.

Please describe your academic experience at Daemen College. (Ex: It is challenging, but I know it will prepare me for my career..etc)

My experience at Daemen College has been incredible. Many of my teachers take my concerns seriously and push me towards bettering myself as a person and as an artist.

Please describe the impact Daemen faculty, staff and advisors have had on you.

The Daemen staff have been nothing but helpful, they have made me feel welcome and taught me how to excel as an artist.

What do you like best about Daemen College?

I love how no matter what, everyone treats you like a family. I’ve never once been nervous or shy about asking for help.

What are your plans after graduation?

I plan on getting a career in the entertainment industry as a background artist/technical director and eventually go back to school to pursue masters.