National Portfolio Day Guide

A Quick Guide to National Portfolio Day 2014 [INFOGRAPHIC]

National Portfolio Day 2014 has begun this October! For those planning to get into arts college after they graduate from high school, now’s the time to focus on building your art portfolio to be submitted along with your application. As mentioned in this blog ad nausaem, your art portfolio is the single most important document…

Admission Insider's Review of National Portfolio Day 2013 at OCAD U

Admission Insider’s Review of National Portfolio Day 2013 at OCAD U

This past November 9, 2013, OCAD U held its National Portfolio Day, where aspiring students can get their art portfolios reviewed for free by professors from different colleges. On the same day, Admission Insider, a.k.a. Karen Kesteloot, was present near the event to host her own FREE portfolio review at Karine’s Vegan Restaurant. The day…

A Parent's Experience During National Portfolio Day 2013

A Parent’s Experience During National Portfolio Day 2013

In this post, we’ll be sharing the experiences of Buff Sessions. She’s the mother of Syndney Session who’s currently working on her art portfolio with Karen Kesteloot at PortPrep. This post is about their visit to a National Portfolio Day 2013 event at Virginia Commonwealth University. This is a must-read for students who are planning on…

A Firsthand Account of National Portfolio Day 2012

A Firsthand Account of National Portfolio Day 2012

In this blog entry, Metisse Arsenault shares her experiences of going to a National Portfolio Day held at OCADU last year. She recalls her expectations and compared it to what actually took place during the event but nonetheless found the entire experience satisfying in terms of getting help to improve her portfolio. While the article…

7 Things You Need to Do before Going to a National Portfolio Day

7 Things You Need to Know before Going to a National Portfolio Day

National Portfolio Day is an event held specifically for aspiring designers and visual artists who wish to pursue a professional career in the arts. They will have an opportunity to showcase their sample works to professionals from colleges ascribed by the National Association of Schools of Arts and Design (NASAD). The event is a chance…