Hire Me?! The Portfolio Handbook
The UCID Class of 2012, created this handbook with the goal of helping students produce their first portfolio.
- Advice from professionals
We reached out to a broad range of professionals for input. Learn what they want to see in your portfolio.
- Advice from former students
We asked recent graduates to share their advice on making portfolios. Hear from former students currently working at awesome jobs.
- Master sketch page
We break down what it takes to create those perfect ID sketch pages. Everything from layouts to how to scan and clean up analog sketches.
- Tell compelling stories
Portfolios are about the stories you want your projects to tell.
- Understand typography
Learn typography basics. We advise you on what fonts to use, how to use different fonts together and how to construct paragraphs.
- Learn hierarchy
Master visual flow and page hierarchy. We want to help you make sure the most important part of your project is the most important thing on the page.
This book is available for purchase or download.