Eureka Humboldt Standard from Eureka, California on April 14, 1962 · Page 25
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Eureka Humboldt Standard from Eureka, California · Page 25

Eureka, California
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Saturday, April 14, 1962
Page 25
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1\ Art talent hunt being conducted in California and Nevada Artists are needed -all tlirough the commercial art field. That is why an art talent hunt is being conducted in this area right now. Its purpose is to locate young men and women who like to draw and who have enough natural talent for an art career. What about you? Are you one of those fortunate persons born with a gift for-drawing? If you have always been sketching--even just on old envelopes or scraps of paper--this art talent hunt may be important for you. It could get you started towards the career that would make the fullest use of your abilities and talents--a rewarding career in commercial art. You might choose advertising art--a large and rapidly expanding field in itself. This year, the total advertising investment will top 11 billion dollars- much of that going for art. All types of art are in demand for advertising. Drawings, paintings. Illustra- tions of everything from autos to fashions to children's toys. Illustrations of people, animals, scenes, faces, figures--almost anything. The realistic, the fanciful. Always something different. · Commercial art includes magazine cover painting. As a top "cover artist", your yearly income would run in five figures or even six. Commercial artiste illustrate magazine stories, paperback covers, children's books, greeting cards. They draw cartoons. They are commissioned to paint murals for public buildings. Portraits for firms and institutions, for individuals. If commercial art appeals to you, first get the opinion of professional artists as to your talent. You can do this, at no cost or obligation, by taking an Art Talent Test at home. A free copy will be sent you by a well- known art school. You take this test in your spare time, then mail it back. Professional artists at the school review your test and give you a private estimate of your talent. If your test shows promise, you will also get expert counsel as to your career in art. Satisfy yourself by taking this test! Mail the coupon today. U/Am INSTRUCTION SCHOOLS Studio FW-42-22 500 So. 4th St. · Minneapolis 15, Minn. Pleaar send me your Talent Test without com or obligation. (PLEASE PRINT) Name Occupation AGE Address - Apt City Zone County State Accredited Member National Home Study Council

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