What is the difference between contemporary and modern art?
Modern Art was a period of art from roughly the 1860s to 1970s. The general goal of which was to throw out traditional expression in favor of experimentation. Contemporary art is simply art from the current day.
What is the first decision you should always make when you start working in photoshop?
Is this image for web or for print?
What three things should you have prepared before you start working in illustrator?
The first should be a rough sketch to help keep your ideas focused. The second should be reference material you will need. Thirdly, you should write out briefly what you want to accomplish and in what time frame.