Currently I’m in 8th grade, and I like to work with my hands, and I like to use computers. I would like to work at a college being a graphic designer that makes pictures have special effects.When I grow up, I want to be a graphic designer.
I will become a social media and sports designer by learning how to use different tools to make different effects. According to www.prospects.ac.uk “As a graphic designer you'll need to listen to clients and understand their needs before making design decisions. A graphic designer works on a variety of products and activities, such as websites, advertising, books, magazines, posters, computer games, product packaging, exhibitions , displays, corporate communications and corporate identity, i.e. giving organisations a visual 'brand'. work to a brief agreed with the client, creative director or account manager and will develop creative ideas and concepts. The appropriate media and style has to be chosen to meet the client's objectives.The work demands creative flair, up-to-date knowledge of industry software and a professional approach to time, costs and deadlines. These things I am going to in order to be able to accomplish this I will have to be able to listen, and know how to use new skills. Like making advertising, magazines, posters, product packaging, exhibitions and displays. In order to do I’ll have to now how to use different types to programs.
In order to be a graphic designer I need to be creative, and use technology. According to http://www.learnhowtobecome.org “create visual communications seen every day.... Designers develop entertainment, advertising, news and features in all forms, including print publications”. In order to do this job I would have to be able to create artistic designs. In order to make these designs I will have to think outside the box, and look at others work to get ideas. I would also need to know about technowledge, and how to work the technowledge.
Graphic designer is a career that will take me many different places. According to http://www.bls.gov their is about 360 jobs filled a year in Ohio. A yearly salary is about $46,900, and $22.55 per hour depending where I work would make me decide if I want to do this job my entire career. I also would like to move up in this career. I would also move where the job is in demand to move up.
I have learned that living in the real world is harder than it seams. I now know that you have to think about little things that make a big difference. But I know that if you have a good job that it will not be as hard as having a job that you do not make money in. I now to be able to get a good job that I am going to have to get good schooling. I really do not now what I want to do but I have seen some jobs that I am thinking about that I might like to do in my future.