Creative business advice


Calling all crafters! The School for Creative Startups is looking for creative entrepreneurs to join its 2012 course starting in September

If you’re considering making a living from your hobby, The School for Creative Startups wants to hear from you! It’s on the lookout for 100 creative entrepreneurs to join its programme kicking off in September. Applications for the course close on 15 August 2012.

Former course participants include James ‘Jimbobart‘ Ward, Devika Dass, Rebecca Gross and Natalie Stevens from The Tea’s Knees and The Michaux Club‘s Rachel Bonney.

To find out more, head along to the special School For Creative Startups‘ open evening held on Thursday 26 July at the University of Arts from 6-8pm. The event will include talks from former Dragon’s Den investor Doug Richard and market specialist Barny Crockford. You’ll also be able to meet the School for Creative Startups team and some of last year’s students. Space are limited, so RSVP here.  

Images Top row [from left to right] Cake pops from The Tea’s Knees, awesome illustrated plates from Jimbobart. Middle row [from left to right] The Tea’s Knees‘ well-stocked tea trolley and some of Devika Dass’s lovely knitwear. Bottom row [from left to right] Jimbobart‘s beautiful plates on display and one of The Michaux Club‘s ace bags