As I am nearing the end of my second year I have started getting in touch with practitioners to arrange portfolio visits and to enquire about the industry. As I will be fresh from university when i leave i thought it was a great opportunity to contact an old friend from when I lived in Bristol. Emma graduated in Graphic Design when I started and spent a few years doing odd jobs before finally putting her efforts into finding a design job. I thought she would be a perfect person to ask about those all important steps to becoming a designer as someone who still has it fresh in their mind! below are a few questions i asked her and what she had to say..