RGD releases P.S. – Provisional Showcase, Issue #6

This newsletter is brought to you by RGD's Provisional RGD Committee to showcase the work of our emerging designer members. All Provisional RGDs are invited to submit their work to be considered. An RGD selection committee selects individuals to be showcased based on the quality, range and effectiveness of the work.

For this issue, work was selected by Senior Designers/Creative Directors from GenesisXD, Green Living Enterprises and Oxygen Design Agency.


Joel Derksen Prov. RGD – Joel graduated in 2010 from OCAD University, with a Bachelor’s in Graphic Design. He is currently based out of Toronto, Canada. As a multi-disciplined designer, his work extends from branding and packaging to user interface. He has been recently named one of CMYK Magazine’s Top 100 New Creatives and his work has been featured in magazines, and several design blogs including TheDieline. He currently works as a freelancer for a variety of Toronto agencies and his own clientele.
View pdfjderksen.com


Brenda Little Prov. RGD – Brenda is a very driven creative thinker who is eager to learn and grow as a designer. She is fascinated by the effect and power of design, and thrives on creative process and conceptual thinking. In her former career as a ballerina, Brenda was most inspired by experimentation and investigation, and these continue to be priorities in her life and work today. Brenda was awarded the Umbra Award of Excellence and an RGD Honourable Mention in Branding for her thesis project at George Brown College, where she graduated in April 2011 as Valedictorian of her class. She is thrilled to be a part of a very generous and collaborative team at Gravity,Inc.
View pdfbrendalittle.ca


Jessica Rudnicki Prov. RGD – Educated at the York University/Sheridan College Joint Program in Design (BDes Honours), Jessica is a designer building experience in branding, print and marketing. She currently works as Design Coordinator at Aecon Group Inc. in Toronto as part of an in-house, interdisciplinary Business Development and Marketing Communications team.
View pdfjrudnicki.com

Provisional RGDs are members who have graduated from a three-or four-year program but have not yet met the requirements to become Registered Graphic Designers. You can find out more about becoming a Provisonal RGD member here, or contact Heidi Mulzer, Director of Membership, by phone at 1.888.274.3668 x 23 or by email at .