Graphic designers work on the websites you visit, the advertisements you see, the movies you watch, the games you play, and the packaging & logos of the products you buy. This blog is all about a career in graphic design and how you can pursue one!
Do you love art? Are you full with the creative ideas & artistic mind?….. then it will be like a cake walk for you to make your career as a graphic designer.
Graphic design is a profession or art of visual communication that combines words, images and ideas to express information to the audience. Graphic design is also termed as Communication design & visual communication. Graphic designers create visual solutions to communications problems.
Scope of Graphic Designing Careers
The world is becoming more digital day by day. A Good Visually Created Ad can convey a volume of ideas that can never be expressed with words.With the help of logos, brochure company branding can be done. Hoarding, Flex can help to transmit company message to clients clearly.
Graphic designing allows flexible work Environment. Students/working professionals can also work as a part-time or as a freelance basis. There are Few freelance websites (Freelancer, Upwork, Fiverr, 99design, etc) which help graphic designers to make money online.
There is a Huge number of Job Opening are there for Fresher to Experienced working Professionals in Startups to Big MNC Companies. You can check Graphic Designer Jobs by simply searching in Google or any Job consulting Websites like Naukri, shine, Glassdoor, Indeed, etc.
How to Become a Graphic Designer
Graphic designers usually need a certificate course in graphic design. Candidates for graphic design positions should demonstrate their creativity and originality through a professional portfolio that features their best designs.
You can easily find jobs in various design consultancies, advertising agencies, design studio, educational institutions, publishers, marketing firms and many other places. After completing course in graphic design, you may also set up your own design studio or can work as an exhibiting artist.
Arena Animation Sayajigunj Organized its Annual Competition SPARX 2021, Which was initiated to Encourage Students to Compete and participate in Such Competitions and also a Unique Platform to Showcase their Skill and talent. The Event kicked off on 20th October 2021. Students Got One Week to Prepare their Artworks and Get Themselves Nominated in Eight Different Categories Namely Character Design, Photo manipulation, Creating a Social Media Post,3D Environment,VFX Shot ,Creating a Promo Video and Character Animation Sequence.Around 150 plus Registrations and Submissions Were Done.
The main Event i.e. The Awards Felicitation Ceremony was organized on 28th October 2021 making World Animation Day Special for everyone. Special Guest for the Event was Mr.Amar Trivedi, RAH, Arena Animation Mumbai as He Shared Some Useful Tips and Knowledge with Students and Flagged the Event.
Our Centre Directors Mr. Ashish Kanojiya and Mr.Ambubhai Kanojia as they gave there Valuable presence at the Event and All Staff Members Counselors, Mentors and Admin Staff were present at the Event to Felicitate the Best. Around 80 Plus students were present as Audience at the Event while Other’s were Active at Our Online platforms as per Current Protocols. Event Started with Previewing of Short listed Entries and Healthy Interaction on Certain Works with Students attending. in Second Half Winners were Announced from all the Categories and were Felicitated with Trophies and Certificates as the Whole Atmosphere at the Event was Joyous and Motivating. In Certain Categories Special Jury Mention was also awarded for Good Quality Work. The event Concluded with Closing Speech from our valued Guests and Photo shoot of Winners and Organizers as the Event was a Grand Success as it provided the Creative Platform to Students to Stand Out from the Crowd. Thanks to all The Team Members of Arena Animation Sayajigunj and Its Students the Event was Able to achieve its Motive.
Customer engagement concepts have been constantly evolving. The surest way to have your customers’ attention is with the help of an eye-catching image. Studios make their movie posters impressive, and ad agencies create attention-grabbing ads. These designs guide businesses toward the intended audience. They work not only for social media but also for all areas of digital marketing.
When it comes to the best types of social media designs, it is the one that communicates the underlying motive and not the one that just hooks up with the current trends. However, there are some basic design principles that you can follow to develop impressive visual content for social media.
Perhaps the most important principle of good design is the most obvious one: make sure the text is easy to read. Don’t overdo it with fancy typefaces that might look pretty, but ultimately will lessen legibility.
Visual hierarchy is the use of stylistic elements like colour, type size, and positioning to convey the relative importance of information on a page. This simply means that the text or elements of higher importance are usually bigger than the rest, and stands out in the design.
Colour is an invaluable tool for creating contrast and balance. But it is important to be aware of how certain hues or pairings influence perception. Some colours such as those in the red and yellow families can stimulate and energize, while others such as those in the blue spectrum can convey calm and trustworthiness.
Much like colour, typography conveys mood and tone, sometimes more powerfully than the copy itself. When choosing a font, think about the desired tone of your words.
Distribution may come at the end of your content workflow, but it is important to be thinking about where your visuals will live every step of the way so that you can tailor your graphics to the sizes and preferences of the respective social media platforms.
The fundamental building block of a brand is consistency. It takes five to seven impressions for people to begin to identify with your brand. This means that repetition of key brand ingredients — logo, colours and typeface — is essential. If your graphics look and feel cohesive and related, then users can form a clearer association of your brand in their minds.
Authenticity and Efficiency
Show your differences and uniqueness from fellow competitors first hand. Your designs should be unique and in sync with the requirements of the website or brand that you are designing for. Authentic designs are always appreciated!
If you are an absolute beginner to designing, Canva and Adobe Spark are great tools to start with. However, if you intend to be a professional graphic designer, it is important for you to join a career course in visual content development, and gain the skills set that the companies are looking for.
You might have witnessed a lot of creative book covers, inspiring illustrations, and interactive posters in your day-to-day life. All these, collectively, are graphic designs. In other words, any form of communication that uses graphics or drawing is called graphic design and can be created by a graphic designer. Letters, colour, patterns, illustrations, photographs, information: graphic designers play around with all of these and create attractive and innovative visual designs.
Every industry today requires a graphic designer to create their corporate logos, product packaging, digital interfaces and other forms of visual communication. Graphic designers are required in the advertising industry, print as well as digital media companies, IT companies, FMCG brands, financial industries, and many other similar sectors.
Graphic designing courses are available for those who are interested to be a part of this fast-growing industry and meet the increasing demand for trained professionals. But even before you join a graphic designing training institute, it would be of help to know a little more about the various must-have skills of graphic designing.
This might seem obvious: creativity. Every discipline where you need to create something new requires some sort of creativity. However, creativity is often misunderstood and is even considered as an ability to draw, paint or sculpt. To become a graphic designer, what you need is a creative mindset. This will enable you to master almost every stage of the design process: from coming up with innovative ideas to developing and designing new concepts.
Understanding of Typography
This is the making of various typefaces, with complete knowledge of point size, tracking (the space between all characters used), kerning (the space between two specific characters), and leading (line spacing). Typography skills are a fundamental part of any graphic designer’s skills set list.
Familiarity with Page Layout Creation
Page layout is all about the look and feel of a printed page. This includes aesthetic alignment of images, text and the agreed style-sheet on a page.
Knowledge of Interface Designing
Today, with the increasing use of the internet, mobile, and social media, a graphic designer also has to think about website layouts and user-interface designs to enhance the interactive experience.
It is unlikely that you will become a graphic designer without a good grasp of at least Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign. Hence, it is important to enrol in a course that not only trains you in the fundamental concepts of graphic design, but also gives you a firm grasp of the industry-relevant software.
To be a graphic designer, you must learn the appropriate application of all the necessary tools. A graphic design course can guide you to acquire the right skills set and make your career a success.
Communication is an important skill for a graphic designer. Graphic design, simply put, is the “effective visual communication of an idea or concept”. Hence communication is at the very heart of what a graphic designer does. You will need top communication skills to collaborate with your clients to understand them better, even before you start designing. You will also be collaborating with your team, account managers and so many other people on an everyday basis.
And there you have it! If you are looking for the right graphic design course to join, Please visit our website.
Arena Sayajigunj is ready with its First Batch For Canada
Arena Animation Sayajigunj is taking a Step Forward as We Initiate Training and Guidance for Our First Batch of International Students as they Begin their Creative Journey To Canada as a Part of the VCEA Program at Arena Animation Sayajigunj. Interaction was organized to Guide them and Share some Important Details regarding the Process and Program.
Guest Workshop on 3D Architectural Design
Special Guest Workshop was conducted on Product Modeling On 1st December, by 3D Architecture Expert Ms.Dipa Shah from Loan Oak Solutions and gave students Valuable Knowledge about How to approach Architectural Designing and Information regarding its Creation. More than 15 students had attended the Workshop Online. The students learned to quickly give their ideas into Application and Understood the Approach Required for Architectural Design Effectively.
Special Guest Lecture on Character Designing by Mr.Sandeep Joshi
Students Of Arena Animation Sayajigunj Course got a Unique Chance to Understand the Visual Aesthetics applied in the creation of Character whether it’s for Games or Movies by Pre Production Artist Mr.Sandeep Joshi as He Showed them different Ways to design and create a Character and also gave Feedback on their Work by Him and Some Valuable Tips.
Workshop: Digital Painting by Bhavesh Patel
Digital painting is an artistic Technique of painting using the Digital Medium to express. In this session student came to know how the making is a digital painting in Adobe Photoshop. They also got the knowledge how they can create professional Digital paintings and the Fundamentals behind it. The sessions were very interactive and productive for the student. And were also given a Small Task to try their hands on the technique. The Workshop was conducted for Both Online and Offline Students by Bhavesh Patel.
Matte Painting by Harshvardhan Singh
Matte paintings nowadays are the digitally created environments that we see in the current Hollywood films with each and every element very minutely detailed for that feeling of reality in it. Keeping this in mind and to make students aware of the use of matte paintings and How we can create our own by maintaining all the prerequisites and design ethics in mind, a special session was conducted by Mr.Harshvardhan Singh for students who have completed Photoshop and were enlighten about the effectiveness of the software as the main creating tool for matte paintings and how to go ahead with that. it was an informative session and students were also motivated to try and create their own Matte paintings.
50 Plus Students Grab PREMIUM Jobs during Pandemic Situation
50 plus Students received Placement in this Challenging year of 2020-21 and Under the Pandemic Conditions Amid Covid pandemic lockdown and disruption, Arena Animation Sayajigunj campuses, closed the final placement figures at 54 Students Placement till January 2021 end. The achievement comes at a time once industry saw mass layoffs and offer revokes. AY 2020-21 began with a bang with elite recruiters in the Graphic Designing, Motion Graphics, 3D Animation and 3D Designing.
Arena Animation Sayajigunj officials say the institution looks forward to an aggressive hiring season ahead, 3750+ job openings available with the team and expectation of more additions to this list.
In the previous 6 to 7 months we placed students locally as well as nationally are the students who have been selected in various companies in Vadodara.
50 plus Students received Placement in this Challenging year of 2020-21 and Under the Pandemic Conditions So we are very much proud for the students who are selected to this company and we are proud to have them in our institute and wishing them a Great career ahead.
Unique Initiative Taken to Celebrate Christmas
Santa and Joker’s Day Out…A Rare Duo..Who Started their Journey from Arena Animation Sayajigunj Center by Meeting and Greeting and Giving Gifts to Everyone than Exploring the whole City on foot, in Auto rickshaw and On Scooter..A Rare Sight for People. Hats off to Our Students Shivang Jingar and Kenez Binu for their Effort and Characterization and Kamalkant Mistry for Capturing the Surreal Moments…
Valentine’s Day Celebrated at the Center with Fun and Love
Post Pandemic Situation, When Everything is getting back to Normal Students at Arena Animation Sayajigunj Always Known for their Energy and Enthusiasm took The Initiative to Celebrate Valentine’s Day with Full Zest and Fun as they Organized a Day Celebration Full Of Activities and Games Like Dumb Sharaz, Roast by Host, Truth and Dare and Guess the Whisper!! And Had a Great Time and also Decorated the Center Beautifully with Interesting Craft and Designs justifying The Theme of Valentine’s Day. A Fun Day Full of Activities and Good Time..Thanks a lot Students for Bringing Back the Vibes and Energy back!!