How to Make a Gold Key-Worthy Art Portfolio for the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards

How to Make a Gold Key-Worthy Art Portfolio for the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards

Ashcan Studio is a Visual Arts Portfolio Preparation school located in NYC. We admit local, national, and international students who have the goal of applying to any program where an Art Portfolio is required for admissions, such as an Arts High School or BFA program. Some students start at Ashcan as beginners with little or [...]

Tommy and Courtney discuss Be You! Be Original!

Tommy and Courtney discuss Be You! Be Original!

Scholastic Art & Writing Awards  Tommy and Courtney discuss Be You! Be Original!, why your submissions need to share your voice and vision, and ways to avoid plagiarism and copyright infringement claims.   https://www.facebook.com/plugins/video.php?href=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2FScholasticArtandWritingAwards%2Fvideos%2F10154135620747993%2F&show_text=0&width=476>

Editorial Cartooning Workshop

Editorial Cartooning Workshop

Editorial Cartooning Workshop with Pinky Weber at Scholastic Art Awards Learned some cartooning history & more about Scholastic Art Awards newly added Editorial Cartoon Category. *Three teen artists are selected teach year to receive a $1,000 scholarship from The Herb Block Foundation for their outstanding drawings, illustrations, or animated short films offering commentary on current [...]

SCHOLASTIC EVENT!

SCHOLASTIC EVENT!

Great event yesterday at Scholastic Art Awards! The annual Scholastic Art & Writing Awards is now open and calling all creative teens, grades 7-12, to be bold and submit their work for the opportunity to gain recognition and scholarships. ARTANDWRITING.ORG      “We take seriously our mission to support today’s talented students - the future [...]

“Life of Food” on Street Art NYC

“Life of Food” on Street Art NYC

Ashcan Student Yerke's Scholastic Art Award Gold Key Winning drawing "Life of Food" is featured on the Street Art NYC blog, for its reflection of contemporary urban sensibility. This drawing is currently on view at the Metropolitan Museum of Art's special exhibition featuring original works of art and writing from NYC-based Gold Key recipients.