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Inside Freelance Design

AWAI’s graphic design pros have put together an archive of design articles filled with secrets, tips, and insights from Master designers and industry pros to help you improve your skills and reach your goal of becoming a professional graphic designer in the fastest time possible.

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Recommended Resources

Our experts have put together a comprehensive list of resources – “the best of the best” for direct-mail graphic designers. Included are books, podcasts, magazines, stock photo sites, font sites, and design-focused websites that every graphic designer should know.

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Tips, Tools, and Tutorials

Check out these great tips, tools and tutorials to add to the arsenal of information you receive with Graphic Design Success! From the latest tips on designing a brochure, and tools that help you select the right colors, to tutorials on using Photoshop, this useful section will help you get on the fast track to success.

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Job Board for Graphic Designers

Find your next assignment on, AWAI’s very own job board, connecting copywriters and designers with marketers. It’s an online “marketplace” where AWAI-trained writers and designers can search listings of current direct-response writing and design projects available and offer their own services. Marketers, in turn, can rely on this readily available forum to locate well-trained, highly skilled copywriters and graphic designers.

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Talk to Your Fellow AWAI Graphic Designers

Network, brainstorm, or share your success stories with other AWAI members.

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