Category Archives: Inspiration

MEET: Katie Carson

So unlike the other ‘MEET…’ creative people posts i’ve added to this blog so far, Katie Carson is a relatively unknown maker. She is a 17 year old filmmaker from Belfast, who was interviewed and showcased in last weeks BBC

MEET: Katie Carson

So unlike the other ‘MEET…’ creative people posts i’ve added to this blog so far, Katie Carson is a relatively unknown maker. She is a 17 year old filmmaker from Belfast, who was interviewed and showcased in last weeks BBC

Digital Portfolio Inspiration

This week and next students will be giving short presentations of their Digital Portfolios for this module, to their peers and two lecturers. This is an opportunity to gain feedback as you develop your portfolios for your assignment due on

Digital Portfolio Inspiration

This week and next students will be giving short presentations of their Digital Portfolios for this module, to their peers and two lecturers. This is an opportunity to gain feedback as you develop your portfolios for your assignment due on

GUIDE: Setting up your creative business

In tomorrow’s lecture we will be joined by Kat Jones from the Business School at University of Worcester. She will be talking to students about business start up and going freelance. We will look at some examples and also templates

GUIDE: Setting up your creative business

In tomorrow’s lecture we will be joined by Kat Jones from the Business School at University of Worcester. She will be talking to students about business start up and going freelance. We will look at some examples and also templates

GUIDE: Freelance Career

Being a freelancer means you are self-employed, undertaking specific jobs or contracts for clients. You account for yourself by taking full responsibility for every job you do. This means balancing the creative aspect with the paperwork, finances and receiving no

GUIDE: Freelance Career

Being a freelancer means you are self-employed, undertaking specific jobs or contracts for clients. You account for yourself by taking full responsibility for every job you do. This means balancing the creative aspect with the paperwork, finances and receiving no

MEET: Samir Patel

Samir Patel is a freelance filmmaker, currently based in the UK. After working in creative agencies and as a freelancer, in 2005 he founded his own creative business Reformer Films.  Reformer Films use a talented network of filmmakers, cinematographers, strategists,

MEET: Samir Patel

Samir Patel is a freelance filmmaker, currently based in the UK. After working in creative agencies and as a freelancer, in 2005 he founded his own creative business Reformer Films.  Reformer Films use a talented network of filmmakers, cinematographers, strategists,

GUEST LECTURE: Niels Burgess

This week we will have a special guest talk and ‘in conversation’ event with Niels Burgess, founding Director of Lime Creative Studios. This is an opportunity to understand the journey of starting up a commercial studio, the day-to-day experience of directing

GUEST LECTURE: Niels Burgess

This week we will have a special guest talk and ‘in conversation’ event with Niels Burgess, founding Director of Lime Creative Studios. This is an opportunity to understand the journey of starting up a commercial studio, the day-to-day experience of directing

ONLINE LECTURE: Standing out from the crowd

This weeks lecture for Professional Practice (CDME3030 module) at the University of Worcester is presented as an Online Lecture here on the module blog. Students are able to view or download this as a PowerPoint or PDF from the links

ONLINE LECTURE: Standing out from the crowd

This weeks lecture for Professional Practice (CDME3030 module) at the University of Worcester is presented as an Online Lecture here on the module blog. Students are able to view or download this as a PowerPoint or PDF from the links

OPPORTUNITY: The Space

Open Call: opportunity to have your digital artwork showcased on ‘The Space’ an online gallery for digital art and audiences. THE SPACE: www.thespace.org OPEN CALL “We’re looking for the great digital artists of the future. So if that’s you, then send us

OPPORTUNITY: The Space

Open Call: opportunity to have your digital artwork showcased on ‘The Space’ an online gallery for digital art and audiences. THE SPACE: www.thespace.org OPEN CALL “We’re looking for the great digital artists of the future. So if that’s you, then send us

MEET: Aleksei Kostyuk

Aleksei Kostyuk aka Visio is a 26 year old Ukranian digital artist based in Munich, Germany. Currently working as an Art Director, he is an active member of various art collectives where he acts out his passion for digital art. His

MEET: Aleksei Kostyuk

Aleksei Kostyuk aka Visio is a 26 year old Ukranian digital artist based in Munich, Germany. Currently working as an Art Director, he is an active member of various art collectives where he acts out his passion for digital art. His

How To Break Into The Art World

TODAY: TUESDAY 28th OCTOBER, 5.15pm – 6.00pm  Digital Arts Centre Studio EE185 a 2014   How To Break Into The Art World Tom Nash: http://www.rca.ac.uk/students/tom-nash Tom will provide an insight into the process of achieving arts commissions, getting exposure for work in

How To Break Into The Art World

TODAY: TUESDAY 28th OCTOBER, 5.15pm – 6.00pm  Digital Arts Centre Studio EE185 a 2014   How To Break Into The Art World Tom Nash: http://www.rca.ac.uk/students/tom-nash Tom will provide an insight into the process of achieving arts commissions, getting exposure for work in

Creative Business Cards

EXAMPLE: James Skerritt. Writer, Director, Independent Filmmaker, Freelance Camera Operator, Editor…     James Skerritt used Moo’s Square Business cards to create this. There is an article about this here and other examples of MOO business cards here.

Creative Business Cards

EXAMPLE: James Skerritt. Writer, Director, Independent Filmmaker, Freelance Camera Operator, Editor…     James Skerritt used Moo’s Square Business cards to create this. There is an article about this here and other examples of MOO business cards here.

GUEST LECTURE: Julie Porter

On Thursday 30th October, 09.15 – 12.15 we will be joined by Julie Porter from the University’s Careers Service.  She will deliver a session that covers networking, approaching companies, tailoring CV’s and cover letters and the actions students need to

GUEST LECTURE: Julie Porter

On Thursday 30th October, 09.15 – 12.15 we will be joined by Julie Porter from the University’s Careers Service.  She will deliver a session that covers networking, approaching companies, tailoring CV’s and cover letters and the actions students need to

WW Programme & Workshops

DOWNLOAD THE PROGRAMME HERE WORKSHOPS: Monday – 20th October 2014 Photoshop for Beginners with extra tuition on generating an image for screen printing.  Max 7 students, two sessions available- 10am-12pm & 1am – 3pm. Delivered by Taz, students MUST book

WW Programme & Workshops

DOWNLOAD THE PROGRAMME HERE WORKSHOPS: Monday – 20th October 2014 Photoshop for Beginners with extra tuition on generating an image for screen printing.  Max 7 students, two sessions available- 10am-12pm & 1am – 3pm. Delivered by Taz, students MUST book

WW EVENT: PiLOT performance work

Wednesday 22nd October, Garage Studios, Worcester University, 4pm – 6pm And Artists Breakfast: Thursday 23rd October, Boston Tea Party, Worcester City Centre, 10 – 11 am As part of WORCESTER WEEK you are warmly invited to the second PiLOT open platform: PiLOT is

WW EVENT: PiLOT performance work

Wednesday 22nd October, Garage Studios, Worcester University, 4pm – 6pm And Artists Breakfast: Thursday 23rd October, Boston Tea Party, Worcester City Centre, 10 – 11 am As part of WORCESTER WEEK you are warmly invited to the second PiLOT open platform: PiLOT is

GUIDE: how to get your first job

GUIDE: New graduates: how to get your first job Laura Snoad offers practical advice for new creative graduates to help find that first job or freelance work. This includes reflections from creative entrepreneurs and employers about: how to prepare your portfolio;

GUIDE: how to get your first job

GUIDE: New graduates: how to get your first job Laura Snoad offers practical advice for new creative graduates to help find that first job or freelance work. This includes reflections from creative entrepreneurs and employers about: how to prepare your portfolio;

MEET: Seth Godin

Seth Godin is a best selling author. He has been described as a marketing guru, inspirational entrepreneur, ethical money maker and revolutionary in the publishing industry. He is often interviewed for business advice for creative entrepreneurs. His advice, as written

MEET: Seth Godin

Seth Godin is a best selling author. He has been described as a marketing guru, inspirational entrepreneur, ethical money maker and revolutionary in the publishing industry. He is often interviewed for business advice for creative entrepreneurs. His advice, as written

GUIDE: How to apply for a job in the arts

  Excellent advice from IDEAS TAP on: How to apply for a job in the arts. Including finding a job, getting your cover letter sorted, knowing your budget, talking to people and getting your work out there. GO TO: http://www.ideastap.com/IdeasMag/the-knowledge/inspires-how-to-apply-for-a-job-in-the-arts   

GUIDE: How to apply for a job in the arts

  Excellent advice from IDEAS TAP on: How to apply for a job in the arts. Including finding a job, getting your cover letter sorted, knowing your budget, talking to people and getting your work out there. GO TO: http://www.ideastap.com/IdeasMag/the-knowledge/inspires-how-to-apply-for-a-job-in-the-arts   

GUEST LECTURE: Jack Boffy

Jack Boffy joined us at the University of Worcester today for a guest lecture and lively discussion about life after graduation and how to create opportunities for yourself. Including setting up ambitious creative projects, making the most of your final

GUEST LECTURE: Jack Boffy

Jack Boffy joined us at the University of Worcester today for a guest lecture and lively discussion about life after graduation and how to create opportunities for yourself. Including setting up ambitious creative projects, making the most of your final

NEWS: Behance launches recruitment tool

“As part of 20 big updates to Creative Cloud being unveiled today at its Max 2014 event, Adobe has launched Talent Search. It’s a new recruitment tool that will enable those looking for experts in the creative fields to find the best

NEWS: Behance launches recruitment tool

“As part of 20 big updates to Creative Cloud being unveiled today at its Max 2014 event, Adobe has launched Talent Search. It’s a new recruitment tool that will enable those looking for experts in the creative fields to find the best

MEET: Lena Dunham

An American actress, screenwriter, producer and director.  Her unique, bold and playful style is consistent throughout her multi-platforming online. She recently produced Agony-Aunt-style messages on her YouTube channel, part of the self-promotion for her latest book ‘Not That Kind Of Girl’.

MEET: Lena Dunham

An American actress, screenwriter, producer and director.  Her unique, bold and playful style is consistent throughout her multi-platforming online. She recently produced Agony-Aunt-style messages on her YouTube channel, part of the self-promotion for her latest book ‘Not That Kind Of Girl’.

It’s Nice That

It’s Nice That is a publishing platform founded in 2007 to champion creativity across the art and design world. They cover graphic design, illustration, photography, art, digital design, furniture and product design, fashion, advertising and anything else that takes their

It’s Nice That

It’s Nice That is a publishing platform founded in 2007 to champion creativity across the art and design world. They cover graphic design, illustration, photography, art, digital design, furniture and product design, fashion, advertising and anything else that takes their

GUIDE: to Success

Tomorrow logo from The Partners The Creative Graduate Guide to Success In this article written by Anna Richardson Taylor for Digital Arts Magazine, she provides advice from practitioners on 18 pertinent questions for creative graduates to stand out from their

GUIDE: to Success

Tomorrow logo from The Partners The Creative Graduate Guide to Success In this article written by Anna Richardson Taylor for Digital Arts Magazine, she provides advice from practitioners on 18 pertinent questions for creative graduates to stand out from their

Digital Arts Magazine

Digital Arts Magazine A great magazine to check out, it includes everything from how-to guides for creative software to interviews with creative professionals to useful resources for creative individuals and freelancers: http://www.digitalartsonline.co.uk 

Digital Arts Magazine

Digital Arts Magazine A great magazine to check out, it includes everything from how-to guides for creative software to interviews with creative professionals to useful resources for creative individuals and freelancers: http://www.digitalartsonline.co.uk