Art Portfolio Class

Limited spaces, contact to reserve your spot.

Look no further, we are specialized in guiding you with your own unique entry art portfolio.

We welcome & support:

  • Students who are applying for entry to any of the following local Art & Design Colleges in Singapore and at art & design universities abroad. SOTA, La’Salle Collage of the Arts, Nangyang Academy of Fine Arts:  Foundation in Art, Fine Art, Design, Architecture, Landscape Design, Interior Design, Animation, Photography, Jewellery, Fashion Design, Sculpture and many more.
  • IB students
  • GCSE O and A level students
  • Any adult wishing to change their vocation to art or any creative field
  • Home schoolers
  • Anyone with a passion to learn!
Age intake for Art Portfolio Course: From 10yrs and up.

Unless specified by you, this is not just a ‘quick fix’ portfolio course but one that will give you life-long skills for your chosen artistic path.

Working together for over 2 decades with students who are committed in time and love for their art, we are proud to say that we have successfully supported many students into the dream colleges of their choice locally and abroad at top art and design universities.


This art course gives you the following balance of skills & aptitude required:

  • Clear explanation of what the assessors are looking for.
  • We are specialised in helping you to gain a strong foundation and very clear understanding in Art and Design Elements &  Principles so that you are on the same page as your fellow art students.
  • We believe in imparting life long drawing skills using simple to understand teaching methods so that you will be able to draw any given subject well.
  • You will learn how to use different art mediums of your choice effectively.
  • How to set up, label and present your art works.
  • What type of notes to put in your portfolio that will help.
  • The other creative explorations that you will need to show in your portfolio.
  • You will learn what makes a winning portfolio.
  • All great artists or creative doers know the secret of getting great work done Effortlessly. Here, you will hear the secret of how to do so.
  • The secret of how to get into the art college of your choice.
  • You will get to see examples of successful student’s art portfolios.
  • Provide clear notes that actually help you to learn.
  • How to find your own unique voice for your portfolio so that it stands out gloriously from the crowd!
  • How to present yourself and communicate effectively at the interview.
  • We will be exploring many fascinating topics. As such, you will find yourself to be naturally focused when learning and at the same time, having FUN!
  • Certificates of participation or certificates of different skill sets achieved are be provided upon request.
  • A letter of recommendation may be requested by students who show exceptional commitment and passion for their art.
  • We recognise that urgent support is sometimes required by applicants, especially near the submission deadlines, hence, Dipa provides all day and night support via WhatsApp, Viber or Skype. Charges may apply accordingly.
  • We are also very proud of our wide range of relevant and exceptional private collection of great books for art referencing.  Students are also welcome to request and order books of topics not found in our giant art bookcase.

Check out our free guide for your art interview and questions to expect here.



This is also an equally perfect class for those who are unsure if art is an area that you wish be in. Here,you will be able to experience what it feels like to be in a creative environment.
You will be able to get a feel of what being in an art industry entails and make more informed choices and decisions for your life’s path.
Giving yourself time to learn, an openness to learning and a commitment to your own progress is required if you wish to excel.
We nurture Excellence and this is possible with the Co-Creation of students.
CRITERIA: To join this course, an appointment for a visit is required with a minimum of 3 of your recent artworks or doodles if any.
Students are advised to set aside time for themselves to attend Core lessons. The number of Core lessons (min 12) will be based upon an interview and discussion at the start as well as progress during the course.

If you are ready & passionate about learning and getting into the Art College of your choice, contact us now.