September 2018 (applications closed)

Applications for this event are now closed.

Calling all graphic designers - this one's for you! We're looking for 30 passionate, diverse and talented folk to join us at September's Portfolio Masterclass at Shoreditch House.

Whether you want to kickstart your career, show your ideas or step up to a fresh new position, this masterclass could be your stepping stone.
This event is proudly supported by our friends at Shutterstock & MOO.
ABOUT THIS EVENT
This event will allow you to meet and connect with industry leaders, discuss projects, ideas and network with like-minded folk. It's like speed dating, but with folios! This is a rare opportunity to chat to senior creatives directly, and a chance to get your foot in the door: industry mentors are often on the lookout for new minds to join their teams. Past masterclass attendees have gained internships, full-time positions and freelance work at companies such as Warner Music, Pentagram, Adidas, M&C Saatchi and Google.
MENTOR LINEUP
James Hannaford, Head of Brand Design, Jack Wills
Samuel Moppett, Art Director of Emerging Formats, The Telegraph
Yandis Ying, Creative Director, Visual Design, Publicis.Sapient
Andrew Diprose, Group Creative Director, WIRED
Anna Ebubedike, Head of Brand Design, MOO
Millie Scarlett Davies, Head of Design EU, MOO
Ellen Turnill, Senior Creative, Anyways / It's Nice That
Jonathan Seary, Creative Director, Nike
Jonty Harbinson, Head of Art, Aesop Agency
WHO IS THIS EVENT FOR?
This event is ideal for anybody (across any field) with big creatives ideas and a desire to tell stories through their work - whatever the medium. Whether you are already in the industry, studying or looking for your next big break - you can apply (applications are free!). We're after a diverse group of people with ambition and big ideas. There is no minimum or maximum experience level required.
APPLYING TO JOIN THIS MASTERCLASS - (Applications are now closed)
There are 30 spaces at the event (we have to keep numbers down so everybody gets the most they can out of the event).
Your profile on The Dots will be used as your application for the Portfolio Masterclass, so make sure you put your best work front and centre.
Projects on your profile can be in any medium, including videos, personal projects, hypothetical briefs, uni projects. Ideas or works-in-progress are absolutely fine too! We just need to learn a little about you and what it is you do.
If you are one of the selected applicants, you’ll be sent a single-use ticket code. Masterclass tickets cost £10 to ensure attendance.
If you have any questions, just contact us at help@the-dots.com
This event is proudly supported by our friends at Shutterstock and MOO.
Apply a 15% discount to Shutterstock image purchases using the code: dots15 & a handy 15% off MOO printed products here.

Credits

Pip Jamieson

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Simon Parmeggiani

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Annie Ly

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Jade Tomlin

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Brendan McKnight

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James Hannaford

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Ellen Turnill Montoya

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Andrew Diprose

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Gregoire Thomas

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Millie Davies

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Nancy Cofie

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