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    Good Afternoon All!

    My name is Michael Pietrzak and I am a new designer from Enfield, CT, just a few miles from Hartford.

    I just began dabbling in graphic design/art last year, working mostly on sports edits or illustrations.

    I am looking to break into the larger world of graphic design such as logo creation, brand identity, website layouts.

    Unfortunately, I have no formal training in this field and have been learning the ropes on my own over the last 12 or so months.

    Without a BA in graphic design or any formal training, I would love any advice possible on what first steps should be taken to learn the field and work towards becoming a professional. Please feel free to message me at any time! Any advice is appreciated.

    Michael

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