Provincial Skills Canada Competition39 days

Graphic Designers at a Glance

Years Minimum post-secondary
Average salary
Employed in Alberta
New positions projected each year

Graphic Design

Graphic designers are responsible for enhancing the visual appeal of a variety of documents, advertisements, publications, and other types of print and digital documents. Graphic designers work with specialized software, and use images, text and print styles, and visual effects, to communicate a particular message to their audience.

Potential Careers

  • Graphic Designer
  • Commercial Art Designer
  • Web Designer
  • Illustrator
  • Art Department Supervisor
  • Package Designer
  • Commercial Artist
  • Newspaper/Magazine Layout Artist
  • College/University Instructor

Skills is honestly such a wonderful, encouraging and inspiring experience. I wish anyone and everyone could experience competing in something they are passionate about.

Marisha Bhuiyen, Graphic Design Competitor