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Help us grow a bright idea!

Donate to the GDC Foundation this month. Join with our community to help increase funds for benevolent aid, grants and our scholarship program.

Culture, environment at heart of Indigenous languages conference design

Not just ticking the boxes: Backyard Creative brings a sustainable design mindset to designing an important conference.

Karin Jager CGD on Her Nobel Peace Prize Connection

The accomplished creative professional and educator credits her success to a lifelong emphasis on authentic human relationships.

GDC Slack Channels

Contribute, discuss, network, and learn. 

GDC Coffee Break

Coffee Break is a place to meet with designers, educators and students. It is a free online social on every third Wednesday of the month.

Remembering Ed Benguiat

GDC Fellow and Canadian typography legend Rod McDonald reminisces about his friend and colleague Ed Benguiat who passed away on October 15 at age 92.

Mēkiwin Maada’ookii Partager Share: Leticia Spence and Josh Dudych

A series of talks on Indigenous design, its history of racist misuse and appropriation, and how to interpret and respect it.

Mēkiwin Maada’ookii Partager Share: Sadie Red Wing

A series of talks on Indigenous design, its history of racist misuse and appropriation, and how to interpret and respect it.

Mēkiwin Maada’ookii Partager Share: Shaun Vincent

A series of talks on Indigenous design, its history of racist misuse and appropriation, and how to interpret and respect it.

Mēkiwin Maada’ookii Partager Share: Patrick Hunter

A series of talks on Indigenous design, its history of racist misuse and appropriation, and how to interpret and respect it

Mēkiwin Maada’ookii Partager Share: Mark Rutledge

A series of talks on Indigenous design, its history of racist misuse and appropriation, and how to interpret and respect it.

Virtual Drink & Draw - December 2, 2020 – GDC Okanagan

Need a little bit of Festivus to start your December?

Virtual Drink & Draw - November 4, 2020 – GDC Okanagan

On Wednesday, November 4, 2020, at 7 pm, GDC Okanagan will be hosting a VIRTUAL Drink & Draw.

Virtual Drink & Draw October 7, 2020 – GDC Okanagan

On Wednesday, October 7, 2020, at 7 pm, GDC Okanagan will be hosting a VIRTUAL Drink & Draw.

Virtual DesignThinkers 2020 Conference

GDC is very pleased to be a partner of the RGD Virtual DesignThinkers 2020 conference. This partnership enables GDC members to attend the virtual conference at RGD member's rates.

Creative Earners National Salary Survey

GDC, RGD and Creative Niche are pleased to present the results of the 2018/2019 Creative Earners Survey, reporting salaries and billing practices of those working in the Canadian communication design industry.

GDC COFFEE BREAK

Meeting new people, making new contacts, keeping in touch.

Announcing the GDC VI /Hemlock Printers Student Scholarship Winner

"Ever since I started doing fine art and graphic design I knew that I wanted to create positive change through design. I believe that as designers, we have the opportunity to do good for people—and that's what I want to do."

GDC Coffee Break

Coffee Break is the bi-weekly meetup with designers and students. It is an online social for everyone.

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As businesses have been forced to adapt to the new post-COVID-19 lifestyle, many are pivoting to be online (or more online). If you’ve been doing plenty of online orders lately, you may find yourself in possession of a huge cache of emails and wondering what to do with them. Though it might be obvious, newsletters are a great way to use that new resource to your best advantage.

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