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Portfolio Prep

Build a mixed media folio to showcase your abilities

Whether you’re preparing to attend a specialty visual arts program or want to experience a variety of art styles, Portfolio Prep is the class to advance your creative skills as you learn new techniques!

You will work on developing a variety of artworks to showcase your abilities across different media. If you’re applying to programs with specific portfolio requirements, the instructor will support those projects and provide a letter of recommendation on request. 

What you’ll learn

  • How to generate original ideas so your art stands out!
  • Art essentials like colour theory, perspective and proportion
  • How to talk confidently about your art through critique

What you’ll use

  • Drawing materials like pencils and pencil crayons
  • Painting supplies, brushes, palettes, acrylic or watercolour paints
  • Mixed media supplies for collage, sculpting or printmaking
All materials are included – as always!

Sign up to build your portfolio

Please note: all classes are Eastern Standard Time (EST)

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Youth Club


An inspiring studio space for older kids to explore and develop their creative abilities!