So You Want To Be A Graphic Designer? 2024 🀘🏻

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Curious about how to become a graphic designer in 2024? Watch this video for tips and insights on breaking into the field of graphic design!

Want to become a graphic designer in 2024? In this video, I share my journey from having no formal education to building a successful design career. Learn essential design principles, discover key books to read, and understand the importance of following a design brief. I also discuss creating a portfolio, mastering typography, and staying inspired. Whether you’re a beginner or looking to refine your skills, this guide has something for you. Subscribe for more tips on graphic design!

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00:00 Introduction
00:03 Personal Background
00:21 Becoming a Graphic Designer
00:39 Design School
01:01 Design Principles
01:29 Visual Communication vs. Art
01:52 Recommended Books
03:03 Design Briefs
03:50 Back Engineering
04:30 Design Process
07:15 Building a Portfolio
09:51 Continuous Learning
11:00 Inspiration
12:03 Typography
13:02 Case Studies
13:21 Skill Mastery
14:52 Conclusion



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