creative+ GR

creative+ GR

A Grand Rapids-based community for graphic designers, web designers, and creatives to meet, collaborate, and learn.


Our meetups are for people in or near Grand Rapids who are working and/or freelancing in graphic and web design. It's so useful to meet with other designers to learn, network, and socialize! We cover a variety of topics such as: design, coding, freelancing, invoicing, and more! Join us for pizza, drinks, and creative conversation. All skill levels are encouraged to participate.

🏳️‍🌈 All creatives welcome!

Due to Covid-19, all events are currently digital.

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There are lots of creatives looking to connect with employers, mentors/mentees, and partners. Check out our listing of amazing local creatives to see if any are a match for you!

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Join our Slack community to get help, show off your work, or share your best memes.

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Our goal is to equip local creatives with useful assets to improve their skills. We have dedicated a Google doc to free and low-cost resources for education, inspiration, and productivity. If there is something you think we should add, please message us on Facebook!

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