graphic design internship


Tarva Design Studio is a growing small business that focuses on helping businesses owners understand the impact and power of branding. We aim to help our clients create memorable, communicative and impactful brands that help build their businesses. Our client’s success is our “why” when it comes to our work.

What will I do as Graphic Design Intern
at Tarva Design?

As a Graphic Design Intern at Tarva you will work closely with the Owner/Designer, assisting in the development of branding, marketing and web designs. You’ll contribute to the creativity of our team and learn through experience what is involved in building your own small business and working with clients one-on-one.

This job if for you if…

  • You are creative, excited and passionate about design—partnered with a positive spirit.

  • You are hard working and take initiative in your work—having the ability to work effectively both independently and under the direction of the Owner.

  • You have strong communication skills—both oral and written—and have the ability to receive and deliver constructive critiques.

  • You have the ability to think through a problem to generate dynamic ideas (sketching is a huge plus here!).  You want to learn how to move rapidly from brainstorming to sketches to developed concepts ready for client presentation.  

Some of your responsibilities may include...

  • Participating in client meetings

  • Developing concept artwork and mockups for branding, marketing, and web design projects.

  • Assisting to develop and refine in-progress client work.

  • Presenting your artwork to Owner & clients.

  • Finalizing artwork for client delivery.

  • Asking questions! We want to be a partner with you throughout this internship to help you gain valuable experience, and we welcome all your questions along with way.

Skills & Requirements  include:

  • Proficiency in Adobe CS with an emphasis in InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator

  • Degree (In Progress or completed) from a relevant design discipline

  • A portfolio demonstrating conceptual & critical thinking abilities as well as an understanding of composition and brand use


This is an uncompensated internship program. This unpaid internship will be a useful method for gaining valuable experience and recommendations.

application details

If you think you would be a good fit for this position, we’d love to talk with you. Please send your resume and a link to your digital portfolio to us at hello@tarvadesign.com