ACCEPTED! Alice’s Portfolio got her into: Art Center, SVA and RISD!

ACCEPTED! Alice’s Portfolio got her into: Art Center, SVA and RISD!

Ashcan student Alice's outstanding portfolio got her into Art Center, SVA and RISD's Illustration Programs! Here's some portfolio examples of Alice's work: Ashcan Studio’s students produce a cohesive series of artworks using conventional and unconventional material in innovative ways. This is important because your portfolio of artwork is evidence of your artistic skills and concepts. [...]

End this Summer BEAMING about your artwork

End this Summer BEAMING about your artwork

ASHCAN SUMMER PROGRAM 2018 Portfolio Preparation Develop a unique body of work to apply to the school of your dreams.  Challenge yourself this summer to feel confident about your art & apply to art programs  knowing you'll get that letter in the mail: "Congratulations! You've been accepted to... " Fine Arts & Design Program This [...]

Will your Art Portfolio beat the competition?

Will your Art Portfolio beat the competition?

The competition to get into the top art schools gets tougher and tougher each year, as student portfolios become more and more advanced. Are You Ready? The Ashcan Summer Arts & Design Programs will prepare you for the school of your dreams & a successful career in the Arts. Visual Arts Portfolio Preparation classes are [...]

Learn Graphic Design this Summer

Learn Graphic Design this Summer

Graphic Design SUMMER PROGRAM What you'll learn in this art class: Join the Ranks of Ashcan graduates attending the Top Art Schools with Ashcan's highly effective Pre- College Graphic Design Summer Program   8 Week program starting 6/25 Mondays 10-2 & 3-7 Tuesdays 10-2 and Wednesdays 10-2 & 3-7 You will learn Design Communication processes including: [...]

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 [...]

Behind the Scenes- Art Portfolio Photoshoot & Secrets for getting good shots

Behind the Scenes- Art Portfolio Photoshoot & Secrets for getting good shots

“The quality of documentation affects perceived quality your work.”  - Parsons Professor Cynthia Lawson Jaramillo Once you’ve put all the hard work in to finishing your portfolio- You'll need pay attention to the quality of the photos you take of the Artwork    Behind the Scenes- Art Portfolio Photoshoot 2017 at Ashcan Studio  Have them [...]