VCAD Graphic Design Program Student Portfolio

Eleanor Heng
Creative Director / Senior Instructor

Eleanor is an award-winning Creative Director with expertise in both the creative and business sides of marketing. Over the years, her established background in advertising, graphic design and branding has contributed to various internationally renowned advertising agencies such as Dentsu and M&C Saatchi. Her recent branding campaign for Britannia Mine Museum is also recognized by leading Marketing and Design magazines such as Marketing Magazine and Design Edge Canada.

New York Festivals Print Campaign Award 2003
Simon Fraser University Brand Wars Third Prize 2003
New York Festivals Self-promotion Award 2002
AdAsia Creative Showcase Best Ad of the Month 2002
NAFA Computer Aided Art & Design Merit Award 1996

Britannia Mine Museum, Canon, Converse, Panasonic, Pan Pacific Hotels, Qantas Airways, Sage CRM Solutions, Sheraton Hotels and Resorts, Standard and Poor’s, Swensen’s Restaurants, Toyota, Volkswagen


In order to succeed in graphic design, you’ll need to back up your raw talent and drive to succeed with a highly-focused and hands-on design education. VCAD’s graphic design program gives you the knowledge, skills and professional connections you’ll need to launch your career in graphic design.

From color theory, drawing and typography, to standard software used in the industry, this program will teach you the theoretical and practical skills you need to turn your creative ideas into reality. Students will build a portfolio of designs for packaging, advertising, publications, websites and branding.

Graduates of this program will be prepared to apply for graphic design jobs with web development firms, newspapers, magazines, publishers, printers and more.

Visual College of Art and Design
500 – 626 West Pender St.
Vancouver, BC
V6B 1V9

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