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Ways How Parents Can Help Their Students Get into Art School

It’s very important that parents show support for their kids’ dreams. If your child wants to attend art school for college, as parents, you should show your support by helping them get into the art school of their dreams. One of the most crucial decisions aspiring art students will make is choosing the right art…

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Things to Know Before Going to a College Tour

Taking college tours in different art schools for students is very important. During college tours, students can get the feel of their dream art schools and even get to sit-in and try out some of the classes. Visiting different colleges is worth your while. This is a way of getting a first-hand view of the…

College Application Tips You Should Read Before You Enroll

College Application Tips You Should Read Before You Enroll

College application is an art in itself. In fact, it’s just half the battle, with the other half the chances of getting into college. However, whereas the latter is beyond your control (since the decision of whether your get into college or not is in the hands of the admissions program), the former is something that…

How to Choose a College Clara Lieu’s Sage Advice to Art College Applicants

How to Choose a College: Clara Lieu’s Sage Advice to Art College Applicants

Your journey towards a successful career starts with how to choose a college. Proper study habits, work etiquette, along with other disciplines are instilled in us as early as preschool. Your education level advances through the years and reaches the collegiate level wherein we receive a more career-oriented development. At this stage enters, you begin…

6 Necessary Questions to Ask on College Tours

6 Necessary Questions to Ask on College Tours

When going on different campus tours, make the most out of your visits by asking lots of questions to the student body. The tour will only show you bits and pieces of the campus and the program you plan on attending, which is why it is advisable to always go beyond what you see and…

What Art Students with Disabilities Think of Art Colleges in Canada

What Art Students with Disabilities Think of Art Colleges in Canada

A while back, PortPrep.com owner Karen Kesteloot exchanged e-mails with a parent of a child named Mark who has Cerebral Palsy and wishes to apply to an art program in college. Karen worked one on one with Mark in her studio to help him build the skills he needed to apply to college and help him decide…

How to Select the Perfect College Art Program for Your Child

How to Select the Perfect College Art Program for Your Child

Sending your child to study art at college can be difficult and exhilarating at the same time. On the one hand, you must accept the fact that they will reside near the university and may have to be away from home for some years. On the other, you give your child the opportunity to learn…