Portfolio Preparation for College Applicants

Applying to art college just got easier.

A Free Webinar March 4 at 1 PM PST*



Improving your portfolio can broaden scholarship opportunities and open doors at top-tier institutions.



Students with advanced portfolios are more likely to be accepted by leading art & design schools.



Every college follows a unique application standard. We will cover the various factors to consider.



Special Guest: David Hohn

David is an illustrator of children’s books and an illustraton instructor at Pacific Northwest College of Art. He has created trade picture books, chapter book series and book covers for clients like Scholastic, Random House, Viking,  Charlesbridge, Bloomsbury USA, among others. His work has been recognized by Society of Illustrators NY, Society of Illustrators LA, 3x3, Creative Quarterly, Communication Arts, Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators. His days are spent in the studio imagining what it would be like to be someone else, doing something else – and then he paints it.


Everything you need to know.

During this webinar, John English will team up with the accomplished illustrator, David Hohn of Pacific Northwest College of Art to tackle the skills and factors colleges consider when review college applicants' portfolios. you will learn the tips and tricks to prepare an advanced portfolio for your college application. Portfolio preparation is a critical task for high school art students who plan to attend a top-tier art and design college. This can be a daunting challenge, especially when you do not have a seasoned artist to guide your portfolio's development. John English will hit the ground running, exploring the necessary tools and techniques that can help improve your work, portfolio and increase your acceptance and scholarship opportunities.




This one time only event is free. Attendance is limited and a recording will not be available after. Register now!


Ask as many questions as you want through our chat feature. This is a fully interactive experience!


Learn the vital tips and tricks that you need to consider as you develop your portfolio for college applications.


One lucky attendee will have their portfolio reviewed personally by John English at the end of the webinar.


 Acclaimed illustrator, John English

Acclaimed illustrator, John English

About John English

Illustrator · Educator · Mentor

John English was inspired by his early experiences in Connecticut where he was raised in the company of New York’s most talented illustrators. He has received numerous awards from organizations including New York Society of Illustrators, Los Angeles Society of Illustrators, Communication Arts, Graphis and Print Magazine.

John’s work has graced the cover of Newsweek, the pages of Esquire, Money, and Essence, and the publications of Penguin Books, Bantam Books, Atlantic Records, Boeing, Chrysler Corporation, Hitachi, 7-Up, NCAA, Sprint Corporation, and the Knoll Furniture Group.

He is a seasoned professional in the higher education industry, having taught illustration at leading art & design colleges.