Graphic Design is the term used to describe the various methods that are used to create and combine words, symbols, and images to create a visual representation of ideas and messages.
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Dublin Institute of Design http://www.dublindesign.ie/
Provides educational training in interior design, fashion styling, AutoCAD, visual merchandising and window dressing, web design, and graphic design through career focused courses.
Logo Guru UK http://www.logoguru.co.uk
Receive 50 or more logo designs in just couple of days by 1000's of logo designers. Hire the world's top logo designers.
Bee Creative http://www.beecreative.co.uk
A reliable and friendly graphic design service based near Portsmouth, Hampshire with over 16 years experience in the creation of brochures, packaging, magazine & newspaper adverts, flyers, logos, catalogues, posters and photo retouching.
American Institute of Graphic Arts http://www.aiga.org
AIGA, the professional association for design, stimulates thinking about design, demonstrates the value of design and empowers the success of designers at each stage of their careers.
Graphic Artists Guild http://www.graphicartistsguild.org/
The Guild consists of graphic designers, Web designers, digital artists, illustrators, cartoonists, animators, art directors, surface designers, and various combinations of these disciplines.
American Design Awards http://www.americandesignawards.com
Gives awards to individual graphic and web designers, design professionals and companies. How to get nominated, previous awards, and graphic design news. Founded in the year 2000.
Association of Registered Graphic Designers of Ontario (RGD Ontario) http://www.rgdontario.com
Founded 1996 for Ontario graphic designers. A member association of the GDC. Grants qualified graphic designers right to the exclusive use of the designations Registered Graphic Designer and R.G.D. and is the governing and disciplinary body for its members.
Color Marketing Group http://www.colormarketing.org
CMG members are Color Designers involved in the use of color as it applies to the profitable marketing of goods and services.
Creative Business http://www.creativebusiness.com
A business information resource for principals of graphic design and communications companies and freelance graphic designers, copywriters and illustrators. Our downloadable forms and articles address hundreds of everyday business issues and needs.
Design Council http://www.designcouncil.org.uk
Helps people and organisations in business, education, public services and government understand design and use it effectively as part of their strategy. As well as designers and project managers, our team includes financial experts, marketeers and lobbyists.
Design Management Institute http://www.dmi.org
A non-profit organization dedicated to demonstrating the strategic role of design in business and to improving the management and utilization of design. We bring together educators, researchers, designers, and leaders from every design discipline, every industry, and every corner of the planet.
The Grolier Club http://www.grolierclub.org
Membership organization founded in 1884 for aficionados of the graphic arts. Information on research library, public exhibitions, the Library, and publications.
International Color Consortium http://www.color.org
For international color designers. Membership organization established by industry vendors for the purpose of creating, promoting and encouraging the standardization and evolution of a cross-platform color management system architecture and components.
International Council of Graphic Design Associations http://www.icograda.org
Canada. For international graphic designers. Icograda promotes communication designers' vital role in society and commerce and unifies the voices of graphic designers and visual communicators worldwide.
National Association for Printing Leadership http://www.napl.org
Providing graphic arts industry members with information on a wide variety of educational services, events, and products related to the printing industry. Membership includes the tools and intelligence to anticipate change, respond more effectively to market dynamics, and become a more profitable and successful company.
Society of Graphic Designers of Canada http://www.gdc.net
With over 1,000 members in nine chapters across the country, the GDC is the voice of graphic design in Canada. A member-based graphic design organization of design professionals, educators and students.
Graphic Competitions http://www.graphiccompetitions.com/
An annotated directory of international graphic design competitions, Macintosh news, graphics news, resources and bookstore. Many interesting competitions with prizemoney added frequently.