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Portfolio Tip #6: Avoiding Procrastination on Your Art Portfolio;

Don’t Waste Your Talents! How to Remain in the Creative State of Mind Avoid being in a state of waste (failure to use something wisely, destroy or ruin, not take advantage of an opportunity) Avoid substituting with something less than what you ideally want in all things that you do and as much as possible…

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Portfolio Tip #5: 3 Great Ways to Beat Problems with Portfolio Procrastination

  Procrastination is something everyone has to deal with. So how do you avoid that when you’re working around the clock on a massive project like your portfolio? You have to start early for one thing! Starting as soon as you can will take some of the stress off your shoulders as you whittle down…

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What to Include in an Art Portfolio for Art School Admission

  Getting an admission to the art school of your dreams is something that makes a difference to every student. What proves difficult about this important breakthrough is coming out with a good portfolio preparation and more importantly, knowing what to include and what to leave out. There are fundamental features that your art portfolio…

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10 Art Portfolio Misconceptions that Will Change Your Worldview

  When making college submissions, art students tend to overlook some quite important parts of any killer art portfolio. They rely too much on traditional and unsubstantiated beliefs and myths of making an attractive portfolio. What they don’t understand is that by subscribing to these misconceptions, they fall into the trap of failure. Here are…

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Portfolio Tip#4: 4 Reasons to Go to College Open Houses!

  One of the best ways to motivate yourself to work well on your art portfolio for college admissions is to visit the schools you are interested in attending. It’s the season of college Open House Events! Look Up All the College Open Houses that Interest You! Research when all the Open House events are…

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  6 Tiрѕ оn Getting Accepted for a Univеrѕitу Artѕ Prоgrаm

  Applying to аnу art ѕсhооl might at timеѕ sound likе it rеԛuirеѕ a lоt mоrе wоrk thаn аррlуing to a libеrаl arts соllеgе. Yеt аrt schools соmе in a variety оf fоrmѕ — аnd ѕо dо thеir applications. No matter whаt type оf аrt inѕtitutiоn уоu’rе аiming for, аrt school аррliсаtiоnѕ аll ѕhаrе a…

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Portfolio Tip #3: What To Do Next on Your Art Portfolio

Portfolio Tips #3: Staying the Course   So you’ve started working on your portfolio. Great! You’re generating some great ideas and making some progress. Now what? How can you manage to keep that pace going? Being creative all the time is exhausting, especially when you’re trying to balance being creative with the rest of your…

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Portfolio Tip #2: What To Do Next on Your Art Portfolio

Portfolio Tips #2: Dealing with Artist’s Block   Anyone who works in a creative field or makes art for fun knows the feeling of suddenly being stuck and having no motivation or ideas to move forward with. You lose steam, and when you’re working on a large, demanding project like a portfolio that can cause…