What is it?

This workshop is ideal for new and established creatives who are keen on researching grants and funding opportunities for creative projects. There will also be a focus on working collaboratively with others to attract funding.

You’ll also get a chance to work with potential projects, share ideas and network as well as and find online resources for creative project funding.

Who is it for?

This workshop is for Dorset, Bournemouth and Poole based artists, makers and creatives only.

What will you go away with?

You will go away with a clearer understanding of what funding streams are out there for your project or idea how you too can access regular funding information learn some tips and tricks when applying for funding. You’ll also get the opportunity to network with like-minded individuals.

Who is speaking?

Andrew Knutt is an experienced creative industries business professional with an array of knowledge and know-how on finding funding and achieving results.

What to bring

The session will have a practical focus so come prepared to talk about your offer, your ideas and your challenges. Should you wish to bring some images of your work please do

Laptops and iPads are welcome but not essential

If you are a Sole Trader please bring your Unique Tax Reference Number, if you own a registered company/organisation please bring your registration number.

We will be providing lunch and refreshments, please be sure that you let us know your dietary requirements on the Eventbrite Event Registration.

How to book

  • Spaces are limited, only one place available per business
  • If you book and find that you are unable to attend, please cancel your ticket as soon as possible and at least 48 hours prior to the workshop. This allows us to release the booking to others that are on a waiting list

This Culture+ workshop is specifically for artists and creative practitioners based in Dorset. Culture+ is funded by Arts Council England and the European Regional Development Fund. It is providing support for the creative industry strand of the Dorset Growth Hub programme lead by WSX Enterprise.


25 September 2018
12:00 – 16:00


The Exchange

Old Market Hill

Sturminster Newton

DT10 1FH

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