IMPORTANT SKILLS REQUIRED BY GRAPHIC DESIGNER
Graphic design in layman language means visual communication.Graphic designer are always given brief which states what problem need to be address and their specific outcomes.Main challenge is to identify the information and then to analyse it to figure out best possible solution which can be conveyed via images or animation.Main success of any graphic designer depends on no how well design is created but how well its get communicated to the audiences.They choose many medium for communicating messages like print, website and social media. They should possess good interpersonal and marketing skills as well.
HAVE YOUR OWN UNIQUE STYLE
As a designer, each designer have their own style and main aim of any graphic designer is to reach target audiences mind. It’s important that every designer should be relaxed and drawn to their own style. As every project you approach is unique, your style has to leave an imprint on the minds of the audience.Many designers go for contemporary styles and even go for researches .Those style having relevance in design tend to become effective design
Lot of designer who are efficient in project management has far more upper edge as compare to other designer.Designer should be efficient in project management as compare to others who need to be told about what to do and when to do .Other qualities like leadership is one of them which strongest quality any designer should be having .Taking on a new project/responsibility, means managing the extent of authority you need in order to effectively execute your project.Have proper clarity in extent of authority before starting any new projects.As a leader you should be well trained to analyse which direction you need to move or when plans needed to be modify.Any change in plans should stop the project because changes in plans while implementing project is normal thing.Depending on the succession of your plan’s implementation,decide for strategy planning and documentation.Bad planning may lead to bad implementation and chaos.
TYPOGRAPHY:-One of the key thing which top advertisement firm look in design portfolio is typography.it helps a firm in understanding of font families, appropriate use of line-height, keening and tracking. The advertising industry is mainly about message and therefore needs spotless, legible, well designed type.
CREATIVE THINKING: – This is one of the important quality that every graphic designer should be having is creative thinking.This is only possible if as a trainer you stretch your boundaries think out of boxes then only you can come up with new ideas. If you manage to search for several points of similarity between different ideas and your project at hand, new aspects of your design will begin to reveal themselves.