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Ellen Rosenthal

Retired Art Teacher
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Woodbridge, VA
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Katrina R.’s Avatar
Katrina R. Jun 18, 2015 1210 views

What majors would I need to take to become an Art Therapist for teens or kids?

Hi I am a freshman in high school and I was wondering what majors for college I would need to take to be an art therapist for teens and kids. I want to go into therapy and I want to know what to do to get there. art majors therapy teenagers...


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Santa T. Oct 12, 2015 946 views

How to make a transition from fine arts to design?

Hello, I am studding plastic arts and recently I rediscovered my passion for geometry and spatial expressions, I would love to pursue a career in design rather than becoming an artist. Even though plastic and applied arts are similar disciplines to study, I worry that requirements in job...

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Trenton M. Oct 21, 2015 1099 views

What degree do i need to get to go into a institute for art and animation?

I'm curious about what I need to get into a institute art animation...


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shannah T. Feb 24, 2016 816 views

how early should someone in high school start making portifilos?

it's just a question that just came to me and i was just wondering because when i find the answer i can help me by letting me know if should start now or a little later in my high school years. internships art fashion success...


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lauryn N. Mar 02, 2016 754 views

What majors would I need to look into if I were interested in being a producer and art director.

I am currently a high school senior and I am interested in music, art , and media. I am not set on being a producer and art director, but it had been suggested to me and I am considering it. I would like to know if there are any specific majors I should be seeking and also any other careers...

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kevin D. May 14, 2016 832 views

Does a knack of painting provide me with any potential job opportunities.

I love art and want to make painting my profession. artists art painting fine-art college...


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Chrisanthi P. May 16, 2016 877 views

What should you be prepared for as a freelance artist fresh out of college?

This could apply to architecture, fine arts, graphic design, or anything similar. I know at this point in my life that I wish to do something with art. What originally discouraged me from making this decision was the "starving artist" trope. Many people assume that artists can't make a living...

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Carmen M. May 18, 2016 764 views

Is it worth the time and money to get a degree in Fine Arts?

Interested in getting a degree in Fine Arts art artist...


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Kayla S. May 18, 2016 825 views

I am majoring in art but i haven't narrowed it down from there yet. What major in art would be the best career wise?

I like all kind of art and I am not sure if I want to major in design, or graphic art or visual art. There are so many different branches in the art field. I am not sure which would be best. art fine-art...


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Emma D. May 21, 2016 602 views

What Job(s) Can I Get with a Studio Art Degree?

I'm a senior in high school so I haven't exactly figured out my life yet but I know I'm going to get at least a bachelor's degree with a major in studio art. I didn't really look into what kind of jobs that i can get with this degree because I decided that i wanted to go to college at the last...

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Samantha K. May 22, 2016 1706 views

Career in art education... Worth it?

My art teacher keeps telling me that one day I will also become an art teacher. I've always been set on editing, but I had always thrown around his idea as well and now that he mentions seeing it in me, I'm more seriously considering it. It would also be an option that would be flexible enough...

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Kelsi W. May 27, 2016 901 views

Would it be considered illogical to pursue a career in art while I attend college due to the fact that the world seems to be focused on technological and scientific advances as opposed to artistic abilities?

I absolutely love everything about art! It is perhaps one of my biggest passions. While I do want to pursue my dreams, I want to also be able to survive in the...

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alexis R. May 27, 2016 743 views

is it a good idea to start interning at museums or art related places?

i want to get involved in my art community and hopefully find a job that specializes in fine arts art fine-art...


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Andrew P. May 27, 2016 1506 views

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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Karen P. Aug 08, 2016 1498 views

How can I pursue a career that does not assure financial stability in the future?

I want to ask this question on behalf of some of my friends who are struggling with the same situation. These particular friends are unimaginably talented in the things they like to do. For example, one may excel in art and another may be superior in music. As you and I may know, finding work...

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