Resources

With the threat of Coronavirus halting plans for everyone year, we've been compiling a set of resources that can be used by creatives during this time. Below are a series of articles, signposts and helpful tools for you during this time. We hope you find this useful and welcome any feedback you may have for the sort of thing you're needing help with.

Online Toolkit

Pete Mosley, author of The Art of Shouting Quietly, has developed a new Confidence Toolkit for Creatives. This toolkit has been designed to help build confidence in yourself and in…

Podcast: Thrive and Survive as an Artist

We spoke with Rosalind Davis and Justin Hibbs about the Online Summer School they are delivering with us this June around Thriving and Surviving as an Artist. In the recording…

Virtual Creatives Meetup

During these isolating times, we are hosting a series of Virtual Meetups, to bring you closer to each other and share advice. We will update all of the resources shared…

Let’s Talk About Money: Passive Income

Everyone in the creative industries has a hundred things on their minds right now, whether struggling for inspiration or inspired into overdrive by the lockdown.  But there’s something knocking on…

UP AND DOWN, UP AND DOWN AND UP AND DOWN AGAIN – Mark Devereux

When the Lockdown took hold and we saw the impact this was having on cancellations of shows and exhibitions that had taken months to put together, we got in touch…

Resources for freelancers, collectives & arts organisers

Rachel Dobbs shares a range of use­ful tools and resources from the per­spec­tive of a ser­i­al freelancer. As a serial freelancer, working as an artist, educator and organiser of various things, I…

Virtual Craft Coffee Mornings

R&A Collaborations are running a Virtual Craft Coffee Morning every Tuesday at 11:00am whilst Lockdown is happening. Each week is themed around a different topic and on Tuesday 19th May,…

Creative Activities for you and Your Children

With lockdown restrictions still in place, here are some creative activities that you and your children could be doing together at home at the moment. Playful Still Life Photography Developed…

Funding For Artists

A variety of funding sources that are available for artists at this time a-n Bursaries: Time Space Money Website: https://www.a-n.co.uk/news/a-n-bursaries-time-space-money-open-for-applications/ Deadline: May 7th 2020 Applications are now open for a-n Bursaries:…

10 things you could be doing for creative practice at the moment

Here’s a list of 10 things you could be doing now to help you stay creative, with some suggestions of places and resources to help you. If you don’t feel…