We here know a thing or two about website building and hosting and we can answer any questions you might have on the topic. However, that doesn't mean we haven't picked up a few things about other topics during our time in the web hosting game. We won't sit around and pretend we know much about nuclear fusion or what a painless dentist in Toronto uses as examples, but we do have the knowledge when it comes to the subject of graphic design.
Why is that? Well, when it comes to building a website you have to know a thing or two about graphic design. If you didn't have the skills and tools to design a website no one would hire you to design and host their website. The one great thing about graphic design is that if you don't know anything about graphic design, you can learn. It's not as easy as learning a new language, but it is most certainly doable. If you have any artistic bone in your body, that is.
Most graphic designers have some art skills and a very creative imagination to go with those skills. If you have that then you can learn the rest. You might not have ever thought of yourself as a graphic designer. All you've ever known how to do is put together machines. Just because you've never tried it before doesn't mean you don't have it in you.
Have you ever picked up a paintbrush and started painting? Ever picked up a pencil and sketchpad and started sketching? Did you find the finished result to be more than just satisfactory? If so then a future in graphic design might be in the cards. Graphic design is all about letting your artistic, creative and imaginative side out during the process. Graphic design is also known as visual communication for a reason. That's because the message you're spreading is with images and not only words. You can let your imagination take you anywhere in the world of graphic design through the use of words, images and symbols such as floral art or kitchen sinks.
There's nothing technical about graphic design. Other than the manuals that come with graphic design software there are no rules or instructions to follow when it comes to graphic design. Either you have the ability to express yourself visually though the art of graphic design or you don't. Another great thing about graphic design is that you can be inspired by anything. A pair of rubber boots, a road sign or a concert poster, just to name a few, can all be forms of inspiration to graphic designers. Do you have it in you to a graphic designer? You'll never know unless you try.