student distractions

Are Distractions Slowing You Down?

  It’s easy to get distracted. Between technology and loud noises, you tend to lose focus on the task at hand. Here are just a few tips to get back on track making your art portfolio.   1 – Don’t Give in to Pressure and Anxiety   The weight of your future is on your…

portfolio assessment

Avoiding clichés in your art portfolio

Producing completely original work can be a challenging task for art students, especially if your portfolio focuses on a popular theme or subject matter. Admission committees, art instructors, and clients have likely seen numerous art portfolios containing similarly themed work. So how does one create innovative and individual work while avoiding clichés? Consider the following…