This course will focus on all aspects for applying for and getting a job as a professional artist. The classes will cover developing a portfolio that best showcases your skills, developing a resume and applying for jobs, as well as preparing to present yourself well in an interview setting. You will get individualized feedback on your portfolio and will have the opportunity to practice answering likely interview questions.This is a rare opportunity to receive direct feedback and insight from an industry recruiter. We will also bring in a professional artist to provide more in-depth feedback from an artist’s perspective on students’ portfolios. By the end of this class, students should have a completed portfolio of their best work as well as a solid understanding of what employers typically look for in portfolios. Students will also have developed and improved skills in terms of applying for jobs, interviewing, and interacting with potential employers.
Nate Brown is a Senior Recruiter at Respawn Entertainment having over 11 years of sourcing and recruiting experience in the video games industry. Nate loves partnering with talent of all levels and enjoys helping individuals find and explore their dream careers.
He has worked both in-house and as a talent provider to major AAA and mobile studios including 343 Industries, Turn 10 Studios, Monolith Productions, Project Spark, Minecraft, HoloLens, Big Fish Games, Crystal Dynamics, Sledgehammer Games, Toys For Bob, and a few incubation teams. Teams and projects he has helped grow and scale include Halo 4 & 5, Forza Motorsport 4 & 5, Rise of the Tomb Raider, Marvel's Avengers, Crash Bandicoot 4: It's About Time, and Call of Duty: Vanguard.
Even though our courses are the most affordable for the quality of education.
These FINANCE OPTIONS allow you to focus on your goals instead of the barriers that keep you from reaching them.
Receive personal individual feedback on all submitted assignments from the industry’s best artist.
Enjoy over 365 days of full course access. This includes all lectures, feedback, and Live Q&A recordings.
Earn a Certificate of Completion when you complete and turn in 80% of course assignments.
Learn anywhere, anytime, and at your own pace with our online courses.
We can help with admissions questions, portfolio review / course recommendations!