GENERAL / ADMISSION
Q: Are Talent Tree classes accredited?
A: Talent Tree classes are non-accredited courses focused on equipping students with the skills and foundation to produce industry-level work. As a non-accredited school, we don't offer diplomas or degrees. The good news is that neither are required to work as an artist in the industry.
Q: Do I NEED TO SUBMIT A portfolio for classes?
A: Portfolios only required for advanced classes. If you are unsure if a class is right for you, please e-mail: email@example.com or Christy@talenttree.ca
Q: How big are the classes?
A: Each Talent Tree class is currently limited to 12 seats per class.
Q: When do classes start?
A: The next term of classes starts in March 2019. Exact date will be announced.
Q: Do you offer any payment plans?
A: Yes we do! To inquire about this please e-mail us at: Christy@talenttree.ca
Q: What can I expect out of a CLASS?
A: All classes are 10 weeks/3 hours per session. Each class will come with theory lectures, demos, in-class assignments, one-on-one critiques, instructor paint-overs. Since Talent Tree classes are small in size, students can expect to have one-on-one time with their instructors and have their questions answered.
Q: How many classes SHOULD I TAKE?
A: Focused Full-Time Learning: 3-4 Classes
Students working Part-Time: 2 Classes
Students working Full-Time: 1 Class
Q: Will I be able to really learn everything in one CLASS?
A: Each class at Talent Tree has so much insight and content that it is common for students to retake the class 2-3 times to get a full grasp of everything the class introduces. By going through the course material multiple times, students are able to solidify their learning and get the practice they need.
Q: Do I need a laptop/tablet?
A: Students should bring their own laptop or tablet to benefit fully from the class.
Q: What materials/programs do I need for class?
A: Each class will have their own requirements. Please refer to the individual course page for a list of materials/programs required.
Q: Where do classes take place?
A: Classes take place at our school in downtown Toronto. 2 Homewood Ave, Toronto. Room 202.
A: Online Courses will be available in 2019.
Q: Do you offer tours or sit-ins?
A: We do offer tours and sit-ins but they must be scheduled ahead of time. To schedule a tour or to sit-in on a class, please e-mail: Christy@talenttree.ca.
Q: Do you offer scholarships?
A: We offered our first scholarship in the Fall 2018 semester, We will be offering more scholarships in the coming semesters of 2019.
Q: Do you offer international student visas?
A: We do not offer student visas, however; students may attend the school with a regular visitor's visa.
Q: Does Talent Tree OFFER refunds? / CAN I transfer into another class?
A: If for any reason a student is unsatisfied with their class, they have the option of:
Transferring into another class within the first 2 weeks of classes.
Getting a full refund within the first 2 weeks of classes.*
* For a full refund, exchange, and credit policy, please visit this page: www.talenttreeschool.com/policy.