Resources

PORTFOLIO TIPS/EXAMPLES

 

Portfolio Tips (ART & VCDMA) 


ComputerArts (great site for ideas!)

 

You the Designer 

HOW Design

Communication Arts 

ILM Information Portfolio Packet

Portfolio Tips 

Designer Portfolio Tips 

7 Tips for Creating a Print-Based Design Portfolio 

Elements and Principles of Design by John Lovett

 

The Elements/Principles of Design


Newark 1 (Design Tips/Guide)

 

FREE ONLINE PORTFOLIOS

 

Behance.net 


Coroflot.com

 

Carbonmade.com

 

Linked In (Resumes/Networking) 

Lynda.com

Vimeo Video School

 

Other free online portfolio sites/hosts

 

HELPFUL INFO


MBarnes Design


Design & Web Terms


More Internet and Web Terms


NetMechanic (for testing sites)



Web Design Usability



Web Usability Guidelines



Web Design Styles/Concepts



World Wide Web Consortium (W3C)


Copyright Basics by Brad Templeton


 

OPPS/GRANTS

 

Creative Capitol 


The Amer. Philosophical Society


The Foundation Center 


The Guggenheim Foundation



Grants.gov 



NEA


NEH

Other sources

             

JOBS/INTERNSHIPS/CAREERS

 

Job Application Center 

Indeed (Job Search) 

BSU Career Services Center


Aquent  


CareerBuilders.com 


The T Howard Foundation 


Craig's List (Jobs/Internships) 


Creative Hotlist 


The Creative Group 


Coroflot.com 


MTV Networks 


Entertainment Careers 


Media Bistro 


The Cultural Alliance, Greater DC


DC Artists News & Opportunities


Henninger 



ILM: Industrial Lights & Magic

 

NETWORKING/PROF. MEMBERSHIPS

 

Meetup.com (search based on area of interest)

 

Linked In

AIGA

One Club 

Focus on Design 


Art Director's Club (DC) 


SIGGRAPH 


DC Fashionista 


ASIFA 


AIVF 


The NAAHBCU

Black Design News Network 

 

Designers 421

Black Art in America 


Black Artists of DC (BADC)