Tobias - Graphic Artist - GP, South Africa

Leaza Tobias

GP, South Africa


Graphic Artist

  • Full time
  • Part time
  • One time
  • Contract
  • Temp


I have been involved in developing graphics since 1986. While working for Prontaprint, the printing franshise from the UK, I did graphics diploma at Wits Technicon and have designed since then. Converted my skill to computer graphics and now can design online. I have been involved in developing graphics for all aspects of printing including silkscreen, boxes, stationery, T-shirts, posters and adverts

Work History


Self Employed

From May 2000

I won and manage a small company specialising in developing websites that are user friendly, easy to navigate and informative.

This involves:
1. Design of logos
2. Colour schemes
3 Functionalities
4.Shopping Carts
5. Data Bases
6. Content writing and editing
7. Development of Learner management systems


Liberty Life

August 1992 - December 1999

Worked as a consultant selling mainly medical and pension products


Self Employed

September 1991 - July 1992

Bought a patent for a portable oven - managed a business but had a fall out with a business partner.

Fundraiser and artist

SOS Childrens Villages

January 1988 - August 1991

Did professional fundraising as well as all the in-house artwork and advertising for SOS


Various Print Companies

July 1986 - December 1998

Various jobs doing mainly artwork and design including logos, stationary, T-shorts, silk screening art, print art etc

Shop Manager


January 1984 - June 1985

Managed the shop and trained the franshisees who bought licences. Also did a graphic art diploma at Wits Technikon in Braamfontein

Air Traffic Control


January 1981 - December 1984

Was in the National Defense Force


My skills

Been working on various adverts for horse magazines

Qualifications & Certifications

B Comm


Dundee High School

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