I would like to make a career change to graphic arts, what kind of jobs would be available to me?

What is the ballpark salary for positions like this? People who are doing it do you enjoy it? I am in an Executive Administrative Assistant position currently. The Graphic Artist they hired didn't work out. Next thing I know I have Illustrator, Photoshop, and Acrobat dumped in my lap, I'm told to "figure it out" and get all of their weekly newsletters done and all of their product flyers created. I've now found this is the only part of my job that I acutally enjoy. I am considering returning to college to complete my BS and persue this path. I have 4 years of art classes behind me but unfortunately no "computer art" experience except for what I've taught myself.

Asked By: valstellc - 12/31/2006
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You would basically be designing and creating computer graphics, including schemes for programs, web pages, advertizements, etc. You could also likely do computer modeling and texturing with a little bit of practice and training, allowing you to create and "paint" 3D models for things like video games. There's also 3D... More
Answered By: JDM - 12/31/2006
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Answered By: cafetom - 12/31/2006
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