For most schools, making an art portfolio to apply to a BFA Animation or Computer Art program, is different from other majors.
#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
Landscape and Still Life paintings or drawings are important to have in your art portfolio, but they don't have to be straight forward. You can show your originality and your own style and interests like here- where she's using a consistent color palette throughout her portfolio, and adding elements that are surreal/abstracted, also consistent with the [...]
Annie and Alice who both got in to Cal Arts, RISD and SVA answer the question
We've been sending students to The School of Visual Arts for 13 years and have seen them go on to be very successful in Visual Arts and Design.
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