Portfolio Day

In collaboration with Douglas County Schools, Parker Arts presents
DCSD Portfolio Day.
Friday, Feb. 9, 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. at PACE Center

Parker Arts Portfolio Day is a professional development opportunity for high school students interested in continuing their educational and professional career in visual arts. At Portfolio Day, students will have their portfolios reviewed by university art professors, working artists, and peers and will receive personalized constructive critiques on their art work, portfolio presentation, and artist statement. 
Students must also participate in three of five offered professional development workshops offered throughout the day. Their experience will culminate in a professionally curated art show at the PACE Center from Feb. 16 - 27, 2018 with a reception on Thursday, Feb. 22 from 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm. Subway lunch will be provided for participating students. During registration, please note which Douglas County school you attend. 
Registration deadline: DATE. Fee: $5. Register here.

Portfolio Day is only open to invited students. Please do not register to this program if you have not been asked to participate by your school's art teacher. Registration refunds incur a $5 fee.

For participation questions, please contact Parker Arts Education at 303.805.3374 or PACEedu@parkeronline.org.

Portfolio Reviewers

Arapahoe Community College: Angela Belt, John Hall
Colorado Art Institute: Todd Dobbs, Kim Gill, Josh LeConey
Denver University: Roddy MacInnes
Mesa State: Eli Hall
University of Northern Colorado: Michael Lemke, John Tonai
Western State: Ali Caniff, Chase Hutchenson, Tina Butterfield
Art Students Leque of Denver: Janey Skeer
Leslie University: Mike McCarthy

How to Prepare

 Coming Soon! Portfolio prep/expectations

Professional Development Workshops

Upping Your Game
Offered At: 9:20-10:20am & 10:30-11:30am
Marketing to Today's Client: Modern Approach Tin Type Photography
Offered At: 9:20-10:20am & 10:30-11:30am
Motivation Pulls Inspiration Pushes
Offered At: 9:20-10:20am & 10:30-11:30am

Graphic Design: Matter
Offered At: 9:20-10:20am & 10:30-11:30am

How to Hustle
Offered At: 12:15-1:15pm & 1:25-2:25pm
Book Binding
Offered At: 12:15-1:15pm & 1:25-2:25pm
Digital Sketching and Painting
Offered At: 12:15-1:15pm & 1:25-2:25pm

The Business of Graphic Design
Offered At: 12:15-1:15pm & 1:25-2:25pm