What is Culture+?

Culture+ is a free programme of activities that supports artists, creatives, arts and cultural organisations to thrive in Dorset, Bournemouth and Poole.


We do this through workshops, talks and mentoring professionals. We are also developing a series of toolkits and resources to enable creatives to develop their businesses.


Now until October 2019


Disabled Access: Are Dorset arts and heritage sites accessible enough?

As we approach the national Disabled Access Day 2019, we caught up with Access consultant Chloe Hixson to talk about how accessible the arts and heritage sector really is for disabled people.

How to work internationally as an artist – Anna Best

Anna Best is a Bridport based artist whose work covers a range of media. She has also worked internationally including USA, France, Poland and Holland. Here, shares her tips on how to work internationally as an artist.

Dorset Moon: How culture can be an economic driver for tourism

Dorset Moon featuring Luke Jerram’s Museum of the Moon offers the tourism sector a cultural event to attract greater footfall, longer stays and more spend outside the peak season across Dorset.

Free Workshops

An Introduction to Photographing Art and Craftwork

29 April | 10:00 – 16:00
Holton Lee

Contemporary Craft: Photographing and Styling your work

5 May | 10:00 – 16:30
Lyme Regis
Applications deadline 5 April

Culture3 – What is next for public art?

Fri 10 May | Bournemouth
17:30 – 20:00

Free Template

How to brief an illustrator

How to brief an illustrator

A guide and template on how to brief illustrator or designer to help you create a professional look for your business.

How To

Website Quick Fixes

Website Quick Fixes

If you already have a website but know it isn’t quite getting the traffic you want, here are some quick fixes to consider so your website can work better for you.

What is Vlogging?

What is Vlogging?

Vlogging can be a great way to engage with your online audience and find new followers.