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…

Interview Videos that Aspiring Art Students Must Watch

Interview Videos that Aspiring Art Students Must Watch

As you begin your journey with becoming an artist by first getting into college, you can’t help but feel discouraged or at least feel the insurmountable obstacle right in front of you. No matter how much you try to boost your morale and prepare yourself for the challenges ahead, being an art student is no walk in…

How to Become an Animator: Interview with Mike L. Murphy

How to Become an Animator: Interview with Mike L. Murphy

  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…

10 Best Art Portfolios by Animation Students

10 Best Art Portfolios by Animation Students

Getting into an animation program in college is your gateway to becoming a professional animator and turning your imaginations into reality. However, you will need to show a portfolio that showcases your aptitude to study animation. In this post, we’ve featured the best portfolios made by current and former animation students to show you to quality of pieces that you should create for your portfolio in order to get into college.

Make a Winning Art Portfolio - Hear What These Successful People Have to Say

Make a Winning Art Portfolio – Hear What These Successful People Have to Say!

Sometimes, skills aren’t enough to make you successful. In the case of highly artistic and talented high school seniors planning to become college art students, they may need words of wisdom from people who have gone through the hardships of applying to college and carving a nice career out of their education. In this post, we would like to share to you Karen’s playlist on her Youtube channel that contain her interviews filled with great advice from with artists, professionals, and even athletes!

How to Get into Great College Animation Programs - Interview with Mike L. Murphy of Successful Animator

How to Get into Great College Animation Programs – Interview with Mike L. Murphy of Successful Animator

Have you found yourself marveling at the amazing visuals during the Quidditch match in Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone? How about the epic spectacle in Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers? If you’re not into fantasy, then maybe you have seen the stylish and seamless CG that matches Tony Stark‘s ingenuity in Iron Man?…