“The Imposter Syndrome: How to make it when you feel like you’re faking it. A talk for creatives” was given by Sunil Sarwal of The Small Monsters. Sunil spoke about his own journey dealing with Imposter’s Syndrome, and how it affected his education and career.
Aint nothing finer than sitting down to stacks and stacks of art books. Bring along your favourites so that others can pour over them. Art books, coffee table books, instruction books, rare books. Anything that inspires you will surely inspire others. $2.00 to hang in this makeshift ‘readbrary’. Stay the whole night or just drop […]
A few months ago I was sitting down with an E3C member to help them work out some ideas surrounding blogging. They were looking at starting to blog as a companion to their work as a designer and illustrator but they were stuck on one detail; where to start.
Michael Lei has an extensive career as a 3D modeler and currently works at DHX media. In this career he has discovered the importance of knowing the tools of your community, and always searching for something new to learn. In fact with his huge range of experience we have two distinct topics for two distinct articles […]
In the creative world, your portfolio is your resume, summarizes your ability and illustrates your knowledge of design principles (or the principles of your discipline). You’ll hear the words “show, don’t tell”, often because we are in the business of being visual communicators. We must present employers with our best work to get invited for an interview and get hired.
Megan Archer is the jeweler and business mind behind Aflame Creations. She works in copper enameling, process that combines a metal base with powdered glass. We caught up with her to talk about studio spaces, the business of being an self employed artist, and, if she’ll ever make an owl.
Hello again, everyone – and Happy Holidays! We hope everyone had a warm, safe (and creative!) season. If you haven’t been tagging along to our events this month, here’s a little recap of our most recent: The Creative Pub! As usual, we held this event at The Foggy Goggle and much art-ing was done and fun […]
In less than five weeks, I’ll be done my work term and officially completed my two year graphic design program. Which is crazy. If you would have asked me several years ago if this is where I imagined I’d be, I wouldn’t dream of it. I always knew I wanted to be involved in the arts, but […]