Creative designers and craftspersons

Graphic designers conceptualize and produce graphic art and visual materials to effectively communicate information for publications, advertising, films, packaging, posters, signs and interactive media such as Web sites and CDs. They are employed by advertising and graphic design firms, by establishments with advertising or communications departments and by multimedia production companies, or they may be self-employed. Graphic designers who are also supervisors, project managers or consultants are included in this unit group. Illustrators conceptualize and create illustrations to represent information through images. They are almost solely self-employed.

    • 2D animation artist
    • 2D animator
    • 3D animation artist
    • 3D animator
    • 3D artist
    • 3D modeler
    • advertising art director
    • advertising art supervisor
    • advertising artist
    • advertising designer
    • advertising illustrator
    • advertising illustrator chief
    • advertising layout designer
    • animated cartoon artist
    • animated cartoon artist – visual arts
    • animated cartoon colourist
    • animation artist
    • animation layout designer
    • animator – animated films
    • art layout designer
    • artistic illustrator
    • assistant animator – animated films
    • background artist
    • bank note designer
    • biological illustrator
    • business forms designer
    • calligrapher
    • calligraphic artist
    • caricaturist
    • cartoon film artist
    • cartoonist
    • cartoonist sketch
    • catalogue illustrator
    • cell animator
    • character animator
    • colour artist – cartoons
    • colourist – cartoons
    • commercial artist
    • commercial design artist
    • commercial designer
    • communication designer
    • computer animator
    • computer graphics specialist
    • content director
    • content strategist
    • cover designer
    • cover page illustrator
    • cybergraphic designer
    • digital animator – artist
    • editorial cartoonist
    • electronic games designer
    • fashion illustrator
    • flash designer
    • form layout designer
    • forms designer
    • graphic artist
    • graphic arts room supervisor
    • graphic design and illustration animator
    • graphic designer
    • graphic designer – multimedia
    • graphic designer – multimedia, interactive or new media
    • graphic designer and layout artist
    • illustrator
    • illustrator and graphic designer
    • interactive media designer
    • Internet graphic designer
    • layout artist
    • layout designer
    • litho artist
    • medical illustrator
    • multimedia design specialist
    • multimedia designer
    • multimedia illustrator
    • multimedia instructional designer and scriptor
    • multimedia products designer
    • multimedia products designer-ideaman/woman
    • new media graphics designer
    • newspaper illustrator
    • package designer
    • page designer
    • paper securities designer
    • pictographist
    • political caricaturist
    • political cartoonist
    • poster artist
    • registered graphic designer (RGD)
    • scientific illustrator
    • sign designer
    • sports cartoonist
    • storyboard artist
    • title artist
    • user experience designer
    • wallpaper colourist
    • wallpaper designer
    • Web designer – graphic design
    • Web graphic designer
    • Web page designer

Interior designers and interior decorators conceptualize and produce aesthetic, functional and safe designs for interior spaces in residential, commercial, cultural, institutional and industrial buildings. They are employed by architectural and interior design firms, retail establishments, construction companies, hospitals, airlines, hotel and restaurant chains, and other establishments, or they may be self-employed.

    • aircraft interior designer
    • building space planner
    • business aircraft interior designer
    • certified interior designer
    • colour consultant – home decorating
    • decorating consultant
    • designer – interior design
    • green design consultant – interior design
    • home decorating consultant
    • home decorator
    • home organizer
    • home stager
    • home staging consultant
    • interior decorating consultant
    • interior decorator
    • interior design consultant
    • interior design project manager
    • interior design technician
    • interior designer
    • interior designer assistant
    • interior space designer
    • kitchen designer
    • licensed interior designer
    • office space planner
    • registered interior designer
    • retail space planner
    • space management consultant

Designers in this unit group conceptualize and produce designs for film, television, theatre and video productions, garments and textiles, displays and exhibits, and for other creative items such as jewellery and trophies. Theatre designers are employed by performing arts and broadcasting companies and by festivals; fashion designers are employed by clothing and textile companies or may be self-employed; and exhibit designers are employed by museums and retail establishments. Other creative designers in this unit group are employed by manufacturing establishments or may be self-employed.

    • assistant costume designer
    • clothing designer
    • costume designer
    • costume designer – exhibits and theatre
    • couturier – haute couture
    • crest designer
    • designer – theatre
    • display design supervisor
    • display designer
    • display designer – museums and art galleries
    • display designers supervisor
    • embroidery designer
    • exhibit and display designer
    • exhibit designer
    • exhibit designer – museums and art galleries
    • exhibit designers supervisor
    • exhibition designer – museums and art galleries
    • fabric designer
    • facilities designer
    • fashion co-ordinator
    • fashion designer
    • fashion goods co-ordinator
    • fashion goods exhibit co-ordinator
    • fashion stylist
    • fashion wear designer
    • fishing lure designer
    • food stylist
    • fur designer
    • garment designer
    • glove designer
    • handbag designer
    • hat designer
    • heraldist
    • jacket designer
    • jewellery designer
    • lighting designer
    • lighting designer – exhibits
    • luggage designer
    • luggage stylist
    • memorial designer
    • museum designer
    • museum exhibit designer
    • novelties stylist
    • pottery designer
    • rug designer
    • scene designer
    • scene designer assistant
    • set decorator – theatre and motion pictures
    • set designer – theatre
    • shoe designer
    • show and demonstration designer
    • sound designer
    • stage scenery designer
    • store display designer
    • swimming pool designer
    • textile designer
    • theatre designer
    • tile designer
    • toy designer – arts and crafts
    • trophy designer
    • visual display stylist
    • visual merchandiser
    • window display designer
    • women’s fashion designer

This unit group includes those who use manual and artistic skills to design and make ornamental objects, pottery, stained glass, jewellery, rugs, blankets, other handicrafts and artistic floral arrangements. Makers of musical instruments are also included in this unit group. Most craftspersons are self-employed. Artistic floral arrangers are usually employed in florist shops and floral departments of retail establishments, or may be self-employed. Craft instructors are also included in this unit group and are employed by artisan guilds, colleges, private studios and recreational organizations.

    • Aboriginal art carver
    • Aboriginal craftwork instructor
    • artificial flower presser
    • artisan
    • artistic bouquet designer
    • artistic floral arranger
    • artistic floral bouquet designer
    • artistic floral designer
    • arts and crafts teacher (except education)
    • bag maker – arts and crafts
    • balalaika maker
    • basket weaver
    • batik artisan
    • bellows maker
    • canoe builder – arts and crafts
    • canoe repairer – arts and crafts
    • carver
    • cello maker
    • ceramic artist
    • ceramic potter
    • ceramics teacher (except education)
    • ceramist
    • copperplate engraver – artisan
    • craft instructor (except education)
    • craft weaver
    • craftsman/woman
    • craftsperson
    • custom furniture caner
    • decorative engraver
    • drum maker – artisan
    • enameller – arts and crafts
    • enamellist – arts and crafts
    • fabric artisan
    • fabric artist
    • floral arrangements designer
    • floral designer
    • glass blower
    • glass engraver
    • glass novelty maker
    • glass painter
    • goldsmith
    • guitar maker
    • hand artificial flower maker
    • hand beadworker
    • hand bookbinder
    • hand candle maker
    • hand case maker
    • hand crocheter
    • hand dollmaker
    • hand embroiderer
    • hand enameller
    • hand engraver
    • hand glassworker
    • hand jewellery artisan
    • hand knitter
    • hand leather worker
    • hand metalworker
    • hand needleworker
    • hand papermaker
    • hand quilter
    • hand rug maker
    • hand silk flower maker
    • hand spinner
    • hand stone carver
    • hand weaver
    • hand woodenware carver
    • hand woodworker
    • harpsichord builder
    • jewellery engraver
    • lace weaver – arts and crafts
    • leather worker
    • machine engraver – arts and crafts
    • mandolin maker
    • master glass blower
    • master glassmaker
    • metal arts worker
    • metal engraver
    • musical instrument maker – artisan
    • nameplate engraver
    • Native art carver
    • Native craftwork instructor
    • panflute maker
    • pantograph engraver – arts and crafts
    • pipe organ builder
    • poker-work artisan
    • potter
    • pyrographer
    • reproduction woodcarver
    • rughooker
    • scientific glass apparatus blower
    • screen printing artisan
    • silversmith
    • silverware engraver
    • stained glass artist
    • stained glass designer
    • stained glass painter
    • steel engraver – arts and crafts
    • stringed instrument maker
    • tepee maker
    • tie-dye artisan
    • tole painter
    • totem pole carver
    • violin maker
    • weaver – arts and crafts
    • weaving instructor (except education)
    • woodcarver
    • wreath maker

Patternmakers in this unit group create master patterns for the production of garments, footwear and other textile, leather or fur products. They are employed by pattern manufacturers, textile, leather or fur products manufacturers, or they may be self-employed.

    • canvas goods maker
    • canvas goods pattern designer and patternmaker
    • canvas layer-out – textile products
    • canvas pattern designer
    • canvas patternmaker
    • cartoon embroidery enlarger
    • digitizer operator – textile, leather and fur products
    • doper – fabric products
    • doper and marker
    • dress patternmaker
    • embroidery patternmaker
    • fur garment patternmaker
    • fur patternmaker
    • fur products patternmaker
    • garment patternmaker
    • last-pattern grader
    • layer-out and patternmaker
    • lay-out and patternmaker
    • leather products patternmaker
    • men’s and women’s wear patternmaker
    • modifier and lay-out marker
    • modifier and marker
    • pattern designer and patternmaker – textile, leather and fur products
    • pattern grader
    • pattern marker
    • pattern marker – fabric products
    • pattern modifier
    • pattern modifier – textile, leather and fur products
    • patternmaker – computer assisted
    • patternmaker – textile products
    • patternmaker – textile, leather and fur products
    • sail lay-out and patternmaker
    • sail maker
    • shoe patternmaker
    • shoe-last patternmaker
    • textile identification mark remover
    • textile mark remover
    • textile marker-down
    • textile products patternmaker
    • tracer-patternmaker