A graphic artist designs visual presentations of a wide variety, including advertisements, brochures, screen-printed tees, logos, signs, product illustrations, websites and more. A graphic artist works alone or with a group of illustrators, photographers and writers to meet the design demands of clients from all fields. The artist determines the size and arrangement of visual elements to facilitate communication between the client and a target audience.
Graphic Artist Tasks
Develop graphics and layouts for product illustrations, company logos, and internet websites.
Confer with clients to discuss and determine layout design.
Determine size and arrangement of illustrative material and copy, and select style and size of type.
Use computer software to generate new images.