Inspiring Blog Posts for Art Students in 2022

Art students, this roundup is for you! These 5 ArtStation Blogs posts written by community members are a great reference for your career and creative questions.

Helping Students Improve Their Art

by Florian Coudray 

In this post, Florian Coudray teams up with his student Noah Sambou to show you how you can take your portfolio work to the next level.

I asked Noah Sambou, one of my students, to allow me to show his work and our process; I help him improve his digital painting of a stylized environment for his portfolio.

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How to Build a Professional Art Portfolio

by Visual Arts Passage 

Feeling overwhelmed while building your portfolio? Visual Arts Passage has got you covered. With the help of award-winning artists such as Viviane Kosty (Blizzard Entertainment), Jon Neimeister (Hi-Rez Studios), and Lake Hurwitz (Wizards of the Coast), John English demystifies portfolio development.

Every corner of the industry is discussed during this in-depth conversation on one of the most challenging and important aspects of career development.

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Our Most Common Student Questions Answered

by ★ 𝟭 𝗢𝗡 𝟭 𝗔𝗥𝗧 𝗦𝗖𝗛𝗢𝗢𝗟 ★ 

1 ON 1 ART SCHOOL offers answers to some of the common career questions they receive as an online educational platform.

What better way to celebrate Open House than by answering the most common questions we get at our school about the entertainment industry!

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Getting the Most Out of School as a 3D Student

by Antoine Brunelle 

In this post, Antoine Brunelle offers his unique perspectives on succeeding in art school as a new member of the industry.

I’m a lighting artist at Ubisoft QC and I thought it would be a good idea to share some insights on how was school for me.

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7 Essential Skills for the Creative Industries

by Escape Studios 

This blog post reviews key skills for success in the creative industry.

If you master all of the skills mentioned in this blog, you will be a more productive creative artist, allowing you to progress and impress recruiters.

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Looking for more student-focused content? We recently hosted an exciting Open House event welcoming Schools to ArtStation. Be sure to review the other Blog posts linked on our announcement.

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