Getting Started in Graphic Design. Mr. Davies’ GDI Studio 310. Here are a few of the materials graphic designers produce:. Business Cards Stationery & envelopes Invoices Brochures Websites Internet banner ads Print ads. Posters Postcard mailers Flyers / pamphets Invitations Catalogs
Mr. Davies’ GDIStudio 310
Graphic design is the process of communicating through the use of text and image.
The term graphic design refers to both the process through which the communication is created, as well as that which is produced.
The Industrial Revolution created a need to advertise goods mass-produced and the need for graphic designers grew again.
Conversely, if you have months until your boss expects to see an overhauled website, you have time to interview several web gurus and hosing companies, and consider having new photos taken….
Who are you trying to reach and what are you trying to achieve?
What do you want your piece to accomplish?
Start by looking at what others have come up with that you like.