André Myette is not just a graphic designer. If we were to describe his role based on his expertise, Myette is considered a Multimedia Artist, and an amazing artist for that. Myette has been sharing his experience, knowledge, and talent with other aspiring artists out there.
So, here are the creative skills one must possess to become a successful multimedia artist today.
That’s right. In multimedia, you deal with everything visual and that includes text. Writing in a multimedia landscape is mostly focused on brand awareness, marketing, positioning, and research. With a strong writing background, you can easily comprehend the visual you create on your own or created by others.
Writing has its place in multimedia, mostly in online advertising and social media engagement nowadays. This is not just about having good grammar and syntax. It is about being analytical, strategic, and creative at the same time to convey the right message to the right people.
The web development industry is on a whole new level nowadays. More and more people are pursuing a career in this field given that there is big money in it for the capable ones. However, web development is mostly about the backend of a website meaning its support, features, and functions.
Nowadays, a website’s design is as strategic as back-end support for a website. Web design is not just about design. Nowadays, web designers are also developers or have strong knowledge and understanding of the role.
That would allow people to create designs for websites that would bring in a lot of value for clients and customers. Myette himself is an amazing web designer and he has completed several website projects with his team.
Web design is not the same as graphic design, although there are similar aspects. But, web design, is more complex and in a way, technical.
To be an expert in web design, one must have a creative and strategic mind at the same time.
For Myette and the rest of his team, being a graphic designer is one of the most rewarding things in the world. Myette’s work with dozens of clients starting from logo design to marketing campaigns changed his life for the better.
Graphic design is not just about designing a logo nowadays. Graphic design has several skill sets and disciplines under it. We have vector design, photo manipulation, motion graphic design, illustration, layout, and so much more.
It takes time and effort to learn all of these and by the time you are an expert, there will always be something new to learn.