VOLUNTEERING OPPORTUNITIES WITH ANIMATE ARTS COMPANY

Canterbury-based Animate Arts Company have got in touch with loads of volunteering opportunities over the summer! They have a selection of great opportunities for volunteers to gain experience and help them to make their events run smoothly. HERNE BAY FESTIVAL WORKSHOPS – working with artist team to support children and families to create sculptures and costumes […]

Posted in: Exchange on Thursday, July 28th, 2016 by


CALL OUT: ‘CHANGING LONDON’ SCRATCH NIGHT

DEADLINE FOR APPLICATION Monday 18th July, 5pm SCRATCH NIGHT Sunday 14th August, 6:30-11pm EMERGING ARTISTS AGED 16+ ————————————————————————————- RICH MIX YOUTH TAKEOVER FESTIVAL Rich Mix Youth Takeover Festival is dedicated to young people, offering a range of creative workshops, live music events, fashion shows, film screenings, masterclasses, panel discussions, gigs, industry advice and more. YOPRO […]

Posted in: Blog, Exchange on Tuesday, June 28th, 2016 by


FASHION TEXTILE COMPETITION WORTH £50!

Are you creative and up for a challenge? I am looking for the following – take your pick; made from any materials, but it will be a fashion item, so needs to be durable: Beautiful Bow – stylised/quirky Cluster – could include Beads/Bells/gems/fabrics Cascading – could include beads/chains/ribbons Maximum dimensions 5cms by 3cms, any shape. THE […]

Posted in: Exchange on Wednesday, May 4th, 2016 by


‘JUST A CARD’ CAMPAIGN

  The ‘Just A Card’ campaign was started by print and card-maker Sarah Hamilton, who wanted to put an end to customers feeling guilty about making small purchases from independent sellers.  She found that customers would often leave independent shops empty-handed rather than buy a small item as they felt that a small purchase might […]

Posted in: Exchange on Tuesday, April 26th, 2016 by


A QUICK GUIDE TO DBS CHECKS

When starting a new job – paid or voluntary – you may be asked to have a DBS check.  DBS stands for Disclosure and Barring Service and the check makes your criminal record – or lack thereof – available to your employer.  Don’t panic if you’re asked to do one – they’re a normal request […]

Posted in: Exchange on Monday, April 18th, 2016 by


CAFE/BAR STAFF REQUIRED

CAFE / BAR STAFF REQUIRED for event – The Kent Craft and Design Show  30th April to 2nd May 2016 Some work available on the set up day 29th April Event catering company requires staff to work in a Café/Bar marquee at The Craft and Design Show At Penshurst Place, Penshurst TN11 8DG All levels […]

Posted in: Exchange on Tuesday, April 12th, 2016 by


CREATIVE OPPORTUNITIES FOR BOOKWORMS

Did you know Rochester has its own Literature Festival?  The team organise events all around the year as well as the main festival which takes place in the autumn.  They recently got in touch with some volunteering opportunities that may interest you… Dickens Festival: 3-5 June 2016 If you’ve been in Rochester for one of […]

Posted in: Blog, Exchange on Tuesday, April 12th, 2016 by


WIN A PRIZE BUNDLE WITH JACQUES AUDIARD’S DHEEPAN

From acclaimed director Jacques Audiard (A Prophet, Rust and Bone) and winner of the Palme d’Or at Cannes Film Festival, the powerful story of DHEEPAN will arrive in cinemas on 8 April. Ahead of its release, we have three prize bundles to giveaway including some of Jacques Audiard’s previous films such as A Prophet, Rust […]

Posted in: Blog, Exchange on Tuesday, April 5th, 2016 by


COMPETITION: WIN A SAMSUNG GALAXY S7 WITH YOUR WALLPAPER DESIGN

Three have got in touch to tell us about a new competition that has launched to celebrate the release of the Samsung Galaxy S7.  If you want to be in with a chance of winning one, you must create an original wallpaper for either the Samsung Galaxy S7 or the Samsung Galaxy S7 edge.  The […]

Posted in: Exchange on Tuesday, March 29th, 2016 by


RUNNING, RUNNING, RUNNING… OPPORTUNITIES IN FILM & TV

Every branch of the creative industries is extremely competitive, and the film and TV sector is no different. How can you get a head start and get some great experience on your CV before you graduate? It’s worth researching your local area to see if they have a film office. They will often have the […]

Posted in: Exchange on Tuesday, March 22nd, 2016 by


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