Those Who Can’t Do, Teach? Really?

Those Who Can’t Do, Teach? Really?

Reflections on Great Teaching by Karen Kesteloot You know the saying, “those who can’t do, teach”? Well in my experience I have found that to be flat out wrong! In my education in design and fine art in college and university the instructors were gifted in their areas of expertise and were good teachers. How else can…

5 Tips on Creating a Bad Portfolio

5 Tips on Creating a Bad Portfolio

Making mistakes is part of the growing pains of becoming an artist. However, you cannot risk mistakes on a portfolio to be submitted for review to the school of your choice. The only way to combat blunders in your art portfolio is to know how to avoid them. The more you know about best practices,…

How to Prepare for an Art College Interview

How to Prepare for an Art College Interview

Preparing for an art college interview can be nerve-wracking. Aside from your portfolio, the interview determines whether or not the arts program you applied for will accept you. One false move can make or break your dreams of becoming a professional in your field of the fine or applied arts.. The last thing you’d want…