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The Drawn To Success Portfolio Building Bootcamp has Come and Gone…So How Did It Go?

The Drawn to Success Portfolio Building Bootcamp was a summer program hatched by “The Admission Insider” and PortPrep’s very own Karen Kesteloot and Guelph animator Garth Laidlaw. The idea behind the program was to help high school senior learn about the different skills and techniques necessary to be included in your art portfolio to increase your…

Find Out How the Art Industry Works from These Professional Artists

Find Out How the Art Industry Works from These Professional Artists

You’ve seen how a painting, sculpture, drawing, or any particular form of art can contain so many techniques and evoke unforgettable emotions from its viewers and observers. This may have one of the things that inspired you to become an art student in college. True enough, the strict academic program and professors who are sticklers for detail…

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Smart Drawing Means Using Your Brain…But How?

Hard work is valued in society. Going with your work at an aggressive pace is an admirable quality that enables you to achieve your goals. However, the phrase “working hard” is slowly being replaced by “working smart.” Hard work does not lessen the hours spent at your job. In fact, working hard is inefficient because…

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Artist Spotlight: Interview with Garth Laidlaw

Artist Spotlight features the best and brightest artists in their respective fields. PortPrep interviews each of them as they discuss their experiences on how they got into the arts, what it was like studying and getting a degree in arts and design, and the important traits necessary in becoming a successful artist. Click here to check out other interviews.…