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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…

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PORTPREP Portfolio Tips Series#1: What To Do Next on Your Art Portfolio

Portfolio Tips #1: How to Start Your Art Portfolio for College Admissions: You’ve just taken an exciting step towards your future! You have applied to an arts or design program. It’s an exciting life change! No matter which program you are applying to you will need to make a portfolio. It’s a big undertaking that…

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YORK/SHERIDAN VS OCADU PAST QUESTIONS

Is York/Sheridan or OCADU more respected in the design industry? Which is the better program? They both have excellent reputations and excellent instructors. The curriculum is great in both; OCADU has a big name and tends to be a more free and creative environment in which your own creative initiative is needed to get the…

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College Writing Toolbox for A+ Marks

Today’s guest post is by Kenneth Waldman. He is a passionate Freelance Writer and also an Editorial Assistant at NinjaEssays.com. The areas of his interest include the latest education trends and technologies, social media, self-improvement.   One of the most challenging tasks art and design majors will have to complete is putting together their art…

5 Tips On Creating An Art Portfolio For College

Whаt Is An Art Pоrtfоliо? An art pоrtfоliо iѕ a collection of your bеѕt pieces of аrtwоrk and designs that уоu submit fоr rеviеw whеn уоu аррlу to an аrt or design рrоgrаm in a post-secondary institution. You could think of it as an аuditiоn but for visual arts college programs instead of performing arts…

Amazing Tips for Creating Useful Storyboards

Sketching out the details of an animated production in the form of storyboards and animatics is a time-honored step in the animation process. Introduced by Walt Disney in the 1930s, it provides a way to flesh out the details of the animation and save time and money during the production stage. While it is possible…

The Ultimate Art Portfolio Cheat Sheet for College Students

Being an art college student is a decision that the only inspired and dedicated individuals can take. Not all can find the passion and strength to take this course, so others choose a different way and path for their career. But if you are one of those who brave this journey, then you need to…