Career Questions tagged Drawing

I am in the 11th grade, and I still dont have a clear vision of what I want to do in life, however I've always loved watch animators do their job, so I've become interested. Whats the best thing about being an animator?

As a child I grew wanting to learn how to draw, but never really got the chance, however at the start of my sophomore year this career started to become very interesting to me, so I would love to follow up more of this year, since I have learning how design characters. #animator #art...

#cartoon #design #drawing #graphic-design


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Active Nov 27 '18 at 12:51 AM

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Posted by Daniela H.’s Avatar Daniela H.
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Mr. Ernst Constant III | Either fall or grow! Hi Daniela,The best thing about animation is making children smile on ...

How to start a career in Art?

What is the best way to start a career in Art? Being able to make out is one thing but getting artwork out there and to be noticed and recognized for any possible career possibilities. I am trying to be a official recognized artist and I'm working on trying to have my own unique style. I focus...

#digital-art #art #drawing #artist


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Active Nov 10 '18 at 11:35 AM

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Posted by O'shea J.’s Avatar O'shea J.
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Andy Wang | Principal Artist at Zynga Hi O'shea,That's a pretty difficult question that you asked. Unfortunately there ...

what should I go to college for ?

I really like drawing and i also really like math but I have no idea what I actually want to do. #drawing...



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Active Apr 10 '18 at 01:18 AM

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Posted by Keelin W.’s Avatar Keelin W.
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Douglas Lemmo, P.E. | Consultant, Owner at Power Generation Consulting Services Hi,That is a tough question which very many people ask; What ...

How do I follow my passions with parents who don't support them?

O.k so I love drawing, the marijuana industry, and farming to my CORE! I wanna learn more about them and make a career around it but my parent won't support me if I do these things. Should I study them in secret or just do it anyway? #drawing #art #marijuana #agriculture #parenting...



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Active Aug 15 '18 at 01:11 AM

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Posted by Daeja S.’s Avatar Daeja S.
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Andy Wang | Principal Artist at Zynga Hi Daeja,You've got an interesting situation on your hands. Unfortunately there ...

How long would it take to hone your drawing skills?

Hi! I'm a female 16-year-old 11th grader, and I have a big interest in character/concept designing for cartoons/videogames. How long does it usually take to master and be confident in drawing human figures and landscapes? And how difficult is it to create a new and creative concept? What...

#video-games #art #character-design #concept-design #drawing #cartoons


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Active Feb 01 '18 at 04:04 PM

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Posted by AJ C.’s Avatar AJ C.
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Ellen Rosenthal | Retired Art Teacher Hi AJC! Always nice to answer questions from young artists! This ...

How do I blend visual art and writing skill with my biotechnology degree for a career?

Ever since I was a kid, I was constantly stuck between wanting to be an artist, a writer, or a scientist. There must be some way to have all these things in my life, but I'm not really sure since I want to be a microbiologist or parasitologist. #biology #biotechnology #molecular-biology...

#marine-biology #wildlife-biology #writer #evolutionary-biology #cell-biology #drawing-and-painting #painting #drawing


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Active Dec 08 '18 at 04:23 PM

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Posted by Fathima M.’s Avatar Fathima M.
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Kristen Cook | Lifelong, Educated Visual Artist I believe if you study micro biology you will cover parasitology. ...

What does it take to become an artist?

I really like #drawing and I'm really good at it too. #artist #artists #art...



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Active Dec 01 '17 at 04:46 PM

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Posted by Cambria R.’s Avatar Cambria R.
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Ron Becker | CTRS & Professional Artist Dear Cambria; I am interpreting your question to mean: What does ...

What can I do to improve my drawings?

I want to be a tattoo artist. Plus I think it's a good job to work in and I know a lot of people in my family who have tattoo shops. #tattoo-artist #tattoos #art...



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Active May 22 '18 at 09:44 PM

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Posted by Lexi E.’s Avatar Lexi E.
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Steven Trevathan Hi Lexi! I don't have any tattoos nor have I ever ...

If you want to work with animation and developing a cartoon TV show do you have to take different art classes that require you to draw realistically?

My dream is to have my own cartoon show one day but I am only capable of drawing cartoons, I struggle when my teachers assigns me to draw realistically. #animation #cartooning #tvshow #television #artist...



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Active Dec 26 '18 at 08:46 AM

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Posted by Rita V.’s Avatar Rita V.
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Gates Callanan | Puppet Fabricator, Animator Hello, If you feel like you can not draw "realistically" that ...

I am interested in drawing. What collage should I go? What career should I follow?

I would appreciate suggestions for my better future. I draw most days. I would like to know about careers in drawing. #art #design #artist...



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Active Feb 05 '18 at 04:31 PM

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Posted by Htet Htet A.’s Avatar Htet Htet A.
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Ellen Rosenthal | Retired Art Teacher Drawing is a great entry to many different careers in the ...

what subjects should i take to be able to study interior design and fashion design and chef

Im have subject choices coming soon and im not sure what to take #fashion #design #cooking #studies...



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Active Oct 10 '18 at 03:05 AM

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Posted by claudia A.’s Avatar claudia A.
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Megan Reynolds-Littles | Field Sales and Service at SRP Companies Hey Claudia, Family and Consumer Sciences will most likely be your ...

What college or university can I attend for illustration and/or cartooning, that doesn't require SAT or ACT scores, and also has dorms?

I am confused on how to make comics for a living. #art #fine-art #drawing #creativity #comics #drawing-skills...



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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:49 PM

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Posted by Rita J.’s Avatar Rita J.
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Ellen Rosenthal | Retired Art Teacher It's been awhile since I was applying to colleges, and I'm ...

I want to be a cartoonist or an illustrator. I like drawing and making comics. I would like to do it as a career, but, I'm not sure how to get there.

I want to make comics for a career because I want a job that I enjoy. #artist #drawing #illustrator #illustration...



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Active Feb 10 '18 at 12:44 AM

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Posted by Rita J.’s Avatar Rita J.
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Eric Vincent | Freelancer Visual Communication Specialist Hi Rita,Illustration isn't difficult to get into. You can follow a ...

do i have to brush up my drawing skills to become an architecture?

I want to become an architect but my drawing skills are not up to the mark,what do I do? #design #architect #interior #drawing...



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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:37 PM

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Posted by shradha D.’s Avatar shradha D.
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abdul wahaab | Customer Experience Coach Hi Shradha, To be an architect you need to have good ...

am pursuing my studies in fashion designing,is there a higher level course in this field?

I want to set up my own business in fashion designing...what are best career choices available? #business #fashion #design #arts...



Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:37 PM

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Posted by shilpa J.’s Avatar shilpa J.
PALLAVI DHAWAN | Pricing Manager at Dell Hi The minimum eligibility criterion for the undergraduate course in this ...

I want to pursue a career in painting., what is the average pay if i work in any Firm.

Am an aspiring painter and want to get into it professionally. #marketing #advertising #drawing #painting #web-marketing #drawing-and-painting...



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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:36 PM

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Posted by Tanu R.’s Avatar Tanu R.
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Lisa Mark, MA | Career Counselor & Employment Coach Tanu - Do you have an idea of what type of ...

How easy is it to get into the art industry.

I have always loved art and plan to pursue a career in that field after college. #art #drawing #painting...



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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:33 PM

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Posted by Andrew P.’s Avatar Andrew P.
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Ellen Rosenthal | Retired Art Teacher That depends on where in the "art industry" you are talking ...

what do graphic desginers do

I love to draw and create ideas. I'm asking this question because I want to be an graphic designer #computer #graphic-design #creative #drawing #photoshop...



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Active Mar 31 '18 at 05:49 AM

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Posted by John  E.’s Avatar John E.
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Cuong Nguyen | Web Designer/Motion Graphic Designer Graphic design is one of the flexibility careers cause you're trying ...

How do you know what career you want?

I'm a bit unsure what to do after college. How do you decide what your path should be? #business #marketing #fashion #design #photography #advertising #drawing...



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Active Aug 15 '17 at 12:45 PM

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Posted by Chandni  M.’s Avatar Chandni M.
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Adam Brittain | Senior Value Manager at Workday My career never totally matched what my college studies were, has ...

What is the best advice that you have for an animation student?

I come from a very strong fine arts background, but I'm about to transfer into a school for an animation/illustration major! I don't have much experience except for a lot of drawing experience and one 3D modeling class. #animation #drawing #3d-animation #computer-animation #illustration...



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Active Sep 02 '17 at 06:01 PM

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Posted by Rita O.’s Avatar Rita O.
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Corey Everett | Art Director Teachers like to give the harshest treatment to the extremely talented. ...

What should I do if I can't make it to Art college after all?

I'm trying to go to NHIA this fall for a superior education in the Arts, but there's a good chance I won't be able to make it for financial reasons. I'm already accepted, and they've already given me a large scholarship, but it's just not quite enough yet. I don't think you can learn as much...

#art #life #painting #drawing


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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:24 PM

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Posted by Sylvia H.’s Avatar Sylvia H.
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David Broer-LeRoux | Artist/writer, Art director, Film, Producer, Photographer Experimentation is the single most important tool in developing as an ...

What are some good tips for finding a career in illustration?

I am very excited to be going to college soon for my bachelors degree in fine arts with an illustration major. I am doing well in school and have had many people say that I should have chosen a different major that will be easier to find a job in. It would be amazing to have a carrier doing...

#illustrator #graphic-design #art-school #drawing


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Active Apr 17 '18 at 07:35 PM

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Posted by Rachel B.’s Avatar Rachel B.
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Kathy Anderson | Freelance Animator/ Illustrator Hi Rachel! Yeah, I hear you! NObody wants to waste all ...

What are the qualifications required to become a fashion designer?

I'm very good in fashion designing, and also i an very good in drawing can i make use of my talent in the filed of fashion designing? #fashion #artist #educators #drawing...



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Active Sep 08 '17 at 01:38 AM

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Posted by namitha C.’s Avatar namitha C.
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Leigh Anne Nicole Riggs | Fashion Designer and Illustrator Aspiring Fashion Designer! I am so pumped to hear you're interested ...

How do I improve as an artist so that I can use art to make a living?

I'd love to be an artist and am curious to know what steps I need to take to make art my profession. #art #drawing #fine-art #career...



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Active Oct 28 '17 at 09:39 AM

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Posted by Angel R.’s Avatar Angel R.
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Jessica Rose Gasper | Tattooist/Art & Design Teacher You tube your butt off on this topic and also look ...

What steps does a person have to take to become apart of the manga business?

I am extrmely intrested in manga and anime and I was curious about the steps I might have to follow to become apart of that business #writing #drawing #translation...



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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:02 PM

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Posted by C'Asia M.’s Avatar C'Asia M.
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Holly Zzxxyzz | Professional Business Support/ IT, Networking Manga are comics comic books are animation and drawing of sorts. ...

Is fashion design a part of the art industry?

I want to know this because I love fashion design and I also love art. So, I am considering to make a career out of both of them. #art #fashion #artist #fashion-design #drawing #painting...



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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:01 PM

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Posted by Sienna R.’s Avatar Sienna R.
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Vivian Urata | Senior UX Designer at LinkedIn Hi Sienna, I'm a total Project Runway fan. If you've ever ...

How many free-lance opportunities can a painter get?

I very much enjoy painting and sketching and it is something that I would love to do on the side free-lancing. Painting is a way that I can truly express myself. #art #artist #drawing...



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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:01 PM

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Posted by Sienna R.’s Avatar Sienna R.
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Heather M Decker-Davis | Senior Technical Artist at Zynga It really depends. If you have friends and family who know ...

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