Do you want to make conceptual work for your portfolio?

Do you want to make conceptual work for your portfolio?

There are standard things that art school admissions counselors want to see in your art portfolio, like a self portrait, landscape, a still life- but if you want to- you can and should include conceptual work as well. Like this work in progress- conceptual work pushes the boundaries of what art should be, it’s where you let go [...]

Be Sure your Art Portfolio Stands Out

Be Sure your Art Portfolio Stands Out

Enroll in Ashcans Pre-College Drawing Class and your talent in the Visual Arts will skyrocket Portfolio Prep Classes Monday through Saturday 11-3 & 4-8 Learn how to: Boost your authentic creative voice so your art portfolio really stands out Drawing media you’ll use includes: Pencil, color pencil, pen/brush and ink, charcoal, pastel, collage and 3-D [...]

Let your Talent in Visual Arts Skyrocket

Let your Talent in Visual Arts Skyrocket

Enroll in Ashcans Pre-College Illustration Classes and your talent for creating visual stories will skyrocket Learn to: Tap into your imagination and boost your authentic creative voice in visual storytelling Illustration techniques you’ll use include: Drawing with ink, pen, pencil, watercolor, collage, acrylic and/or 3-D illustration. Learn about: Composition Color Perspective Texture Class sizes are small [...]

Apply to the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC), BFA

Deadlines: Fall 2017  Final Merit Scholarship (Freshmen) January 15, 2017 Final Merit Scholarship(Transfer) March 15, 2017 Spring 2017Final Merit Scholarship December 15, 2016 Application Requirements Application: Please answer all application questions accurately and completely via the  Online Transfer Application or Freshmen: Common App Portfolio: SAIC only accepts electronic portfolios uploaded through SlideRoom. Your portfolio should consist of 10–15 pieces of [...]

Apply to Pratt

Deadlines and application checklist FALL Freshman Deadlines Early Action Deadline (non-binding): November 1. Regular decision deadline: January 5. Early action decisions are mailed by end-December. Regular decision decision packets are mailed by April 1. Transfers: Application deadline: February 1. Decisions for transfers are mailed as they are completed beginning March 1. Associate's degree applicants Priority deadline: [...]