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How to Become a Graphic Designer

  • Published on April 27, 2022
how to become a graphic designer

To become a graphic designer you must undergo training, practice the trade, and gain experience with design principles, processes, and tools. In exploring how to become a graphic designer it is important to understand the role of graphic designers, along with the training required, tools used, and the skills required. Graphic designers practice the art of visual communication to share information, meaning, and emotion. Graphic designers define the aesthetics for projects using elements including color, shape, size, form, space, and typography.

9 Best Graphic Design Courses and Classes of 2022

  • Published on January 21, 2022
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The team of graphic design experts at American Graphics Institute has assembled a list of the 9 best graphic design courses and classes for 2022. This includes both graphic design courses online as well as graphic design classes in-person, offered with live instructors, along with free graphic design tutorials. The best graphic design courses list includes introduction, intermediate, and advanced classes to cover the needs of beginner through advanced learners.

What is graphic design

  • Published on October 1, 2021
Graphic Design

Graphic design presents visual communications for the purpose of conveying messages with specific objectives that may relate to a business, organization, or cause. Graphic design is a profession, academic discipline, and skill. Graphic design is used for communication purposes by graphic designers, visual designers, user interface designers, filmmakers, and others in design-related fields. Graphic design is often used for the purpose of advancing the communications objectives of businesses and organizations, although it can also be used purely for artistic purposes.

UX Workshop at Venture for America 2021

  • Published on July 2, 2021
UX Workshop at Venture for America

As part of our commitment to sharing graphic design, web design and UX skills with community organziations, we have presented a UX design principles workshop to fellows at Venture for America (VFA) for the past six years. The VFA fellows learn the principles behind creating great websites and also gain an appreciation for the entire user experience design process that is put into any product.