What do clients and employers look for in a Graphic Design portfolio?

What is the perfect portfolio?

What is the most effective way to get new work from your portfolio?

In this blog, we interview several tutors at Blue Sky Graphics and seek to dispel common myths about what clients and employers actually look for in a portfolio by offering you some of the best tips from our industry experts and Graphic Design Tutors here at Blue Sky Graphics.

We ask four tutors what they think.

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Trusting a Graphic Designer

Trust in your Graphic Designer explores how we can build kudos and trust through excellence in our work and portfolio. Through that hard-fought mission of earning trust, not only do some of the UK’s leading Graphic Design studios partner with us to up skill their own junior Designers, but many of Britain’s future Graphic Designers entrust us with their time and training requirements.

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Making money from Graphic Design. 6 Tips to Make Extra Money as a Graphic Designer

For Graphic Designers these days there are truly multiple streams of ways to make money on the side. Working as a Graphic Designer is especially suitable for anyone looking for flexi hours or freelance working patterns.If you are still looking for new ways to get some extra money for the creative things we do, I’ve got some solutions that don’t involve having to solely navigate the sticky and sometimes demanding world of taking on traditional client work.
This blog is all about other less traditional and innovative ways to make extra cash as a Graphic Designer. Here are our 7 tips

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A beginners guide to Adobe Photoshop

Photoshop? What is this all about? What is Photoshop Adobe Creative Cloud?

Let’s start. Photoshop is a software (Computer programs are referred to as software) that has been created by masterminds at Adobe and it is an important component of almost all the graphic design courses we offer at Blue Sky Graphics but any design studio too. The newest version of Photoshop CC comes with a recent update to version 20 and Photoshop actual uses range from the full-featured editing of large batches of photos to creating elaborate digital paintings and artisan drawings that mimic those done by hand.

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What are online one-to-one lessons?

What are online one-to-one Graphic Design lessons?

Learning graphic design from home (online learning or remote learning), the office, a friend’s place, the pub or wherever else it may be are just a few of reasons why learning online is not only practical and convenient but also easier on the pocket too. Not only can students themselves participate from anywhere in the world, but our expert tutors (some in various parts of the country) can be brought to you in via one to one virtual classroom. Blue Sky Graphics has been going for over 10 years and our tried and tested model works!

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Graphic design courses: Looking for a new profession, upskill or a higher salary?

If you are new to graphic design, then you are truly welcome. This article seeks to explore some of the reasons why people enter the world of graphic design and what salary to expect.
Whether your goal is to change careers, take on a new project, upskill, launch a freelance design business or to work for a multinational corporation, Blue Sky Graphics is the perfect place to build the foundation for your creative career!

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Blue Sky Graphics - How To Become A Graphic Designer?

How To Become A Graphic Designer?

There are several ways that people go into design from those that study in college or university to others that take an intensive online course like what Blue Sky Graphics offers. However, all great designers start the same way – with an idea (an idea of wanting a Graphic Design career- that is). The question then is: where on earth do you begin?

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Promising career prospects, freelance opportunities, financial gains, love for art and design or just passion for creating the point is that there is plenty of room for artists to express themselves in their work be logos, branding, websites, print etc.

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