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DJ and creative producer Vanessa Maria on balancing creativity with mental health advocacy
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Cartoonist and illustrator Michael Kennedy is infusing the world of comics with Black stories
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AR designer and developer Balraj Bains on life after creating the first 3D neck tattoo effect
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Graphic designer Will Scragg on redrawing Marvel characters at The Walt Disney Company
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From freelancing to passion projects, filmmaker Quinn Lovero is no stranger to self–teaching
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“You get what you give”: PinkNews senior producer Chandni Sembhi is both the student and the master
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What does being an arts inclusion lead for the NHS entail? Curator Yas Lime drives progress in the industry
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Seven sites and spreadsheets for salary transparency

From comparison tools to spreadsheets for advertising, design and publishing
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“Practice is key”: We chat typography and freelancing with graphic designer Mohammed Samad
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Liverpool-based Yaw Owusu gives us a peek into life as a creative consultant in music
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“At heart, I’m an observer”: Photographer Bernice Mulenga’s journey to capturing Black queer life
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Negative Space: Three women of colour share their experiences of working in photography

We share an extract from Bella Okuya’s upcoming photobook
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Salam Zaied on balancing a full-time UX design job with a photography practice full of flowers
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“Do your thing, don’t try to change yourself”

Five creative lessons inspired by Jamal Edwards’ pioneering career
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Josie Staveley Taylor on working at Penguin and designing a book cover for Bernadine Evaristo
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Eight organisations championing LGBT+ creatives

Including platforms across journalism, digital storytelling and socially-engaged arts
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From intern to motion designer: How curiosity got Tom Merry through the doors at Art&Graft
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Creative Cassandra Joseph on what it takes to work at The Face magazine
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Visual arts duo Missohio on style, synergy and occasionally switching roles
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Whether he’s working with the Wright family or Nike, Versus’ Mayowa Quadri says it’s all about community
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Battling creative paranoia and the “I’m-not-good-enough” trope

KesselsKramer art director Adam Morton-Delaney shares his experience
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Photographer Alfie White on first clients, social media and navigating industry as an autistic creative
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Brand banter and live-tweeting Love Island: Meet social writer, Hannah Tudor
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