One of the reasons that all of our students get into such competitive art programs, is that we encourage exploring a lot of ways to express one idea, and to push that idea more and more until it's an outstanding portfolio piece.
There are Right ways and Wrong ways to make a Self Portrait for your art portfolio.
#portfoliotip Admissions counselors love to see your creative process, in some cases in your portfolio, it’s good to add sketches and images of the steps it took to get to the final piece you can find other portfolio tips on our instagram page @ashcanstudio
Congratulations Hayoon C! She was just accepted to the very competitive Cornell University- an Ivy League university in Ithaca, New York for Fine Art.
Congratulations To Chris H! She was accepted to the very competitive Carnegie Mellon University Design Program!
Congratulations to Young K! Young K just got his acceptance letter to CalArts Character Animation program. The acceptance rate for this program is around 8-10% They only accept 40-50 new students a year! Here are some examples from the outstanding portfolio he submitted to CalArts Admissions, that he made in Ashcan Studio's portfolio preparation program. [...]
If your Art Portfolio is haphazardly put together, you will come across as aimless and confused to Admissions Counselors.