Commercial Art Designer
Commercial Art Designer is a person, who has skills in graphic designing, multimedia artists and animators. Their work majorly includes use of computer and design programs, creating illustrations, charts or graphs.
Commercial Art Designers actually work for advertising agencies
or they may work as freelance designers. Television
film and the web uses the services of commercial artists to design computer animation for broadcast
or movie credits
websites or Internet advertisements.
Courses to be pursued
• Certificate Course in Commercial Art
• Diploma Course in Commercial Art
• Honours Diploma Course in Commercial Art
• B.A. in Commercial Art
• B.Des. / M.Des.
The specific commercial art jobs are defined by work sites and employers. Newspapers and magazines generally hire commercial artists to create print ads and to lay out pages that incorporate a variety of elements such as headlines, text, photos and illustrations. Design firms often gather teams with members that specialize in different aspects of a project. Led by an arts director, a typical team might include an illustrator, logo designer and an artist with expertise in creating websites. Large companies sometimes include in-house art departments with teams that develop advertising, packaging and promotional materials for a specific family of products or services.
• Be highly creative. • Have a thorough understanding of photography
typography and printing techniques. • Have excellent interpersonal and communication skills. • Work well as part of a team
with a range of people. • Have excellent computer skills in relevant art and design software packages.
• Class 10+2 in any stream