Lyla Johnston

Creative Lives
“Latching onto trends is a waste of time”: Painter Callum Eaton on the power of following your passions
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Nine websites and resources for disabled and neurodivergent creatives

From art workshops and summer schools to databases for Black disabled creatives
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B-movies, Instagram filters and music videos: A window into director Jocelyn Anquetil’s world
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Stylist Nathan Henry on authenticity and spotlighting trans voices in fashion
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10 must-watch YouTube channels for emerging photographers

From equipment reviews and career advice to technical tips and tricks
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“Making pictures is how I make sense of the world”: Illustrator Hayley Wall
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How “trying everything” helped motion designer Nadine Kennedy find her place in industry
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“Exposure is my least favourite word”: We meet freelance creative Kayleigh De Sousa
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Will Daulphin’s journey from shoe sales assistant to creating content for Reebok
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10 resources and communities for queer, trans and non-binary creatives

From feminist zine fairs and Instagram archives to IRL and URL meet-ups
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Photographer Hidhir Badaruddin on Asian masculinity and challenging stereotypes in industry
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How textile artist Molly Kent weaves mental health into her work
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Graphic designer Dominic Lord on finding clients, freelancing and going full-time
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DesignOpp’s Grace Enemaku on why there’s no wrong path to creative success
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How illustrator Mariam Tafsiri balances her practice with working in economics
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Find your pace: Art director Anne Danao on career goals and combining your strengths
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Creative Abbey Monteiro on resilience, style and coming up with “fresh, juicy ideas”
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Five workshops and events for creatives looking to try something new

From portfolio reviews and workshops to training programmes
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“We are here, we deserve to be heard”: Meet Melanated Zine’s Thyra Bankole
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Joe Puxley on starting out as a photographer and finding beauty in the ordinary
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Community photographer Hark1karan on why you shouldn’t chase likes
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Get a Pep Talk from digital artist, Lindsay Arakawa
Pep Talk

Watch Elliot Ulm’s Pep Talk on design, humour and building a community online

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Five courses, scholarships and programmes for emerging creatives

Opportunities for coders, fashion designers and illustrators