This page features a long list of resources you can use to help you learn about Vocational/Professional paths you might want to look into as a student at SPU. Your instructors will occasionally assign you one of these vocations to use in a Unit Vocation assignment, so make sure you check in with your instructor about which of these categories you should be looking at... Otherwise this page is a resource to you to explore as you see fit!
What is "Vocation" anyway?
SPU has put together a handle little discernment guide about vocation that might be useful for you as if you are trying to figure out which path in the Art program might be the best one for you to follow. Click below to find an on-line versions of the workbook:
Plagiarism and Originality
The most important thing you can do to become a professional is learn how to value your own integrity and work toward originality. The video below has some thoughts on plagiarism in the visual arts and some suggestions for how to use CREATIVE COMMONS resources wisely.
Community Art/Social Practice
Tons of great links for illustrators here:
Artist as Researcher/Relational Aesthetics
Gallery Based Painter
Design: Visual Communication Design
Design: Environmental Design/Industrial Design
Illustration: Medical Illustrator
Jason Munn (Small Stakes Gig Posters):