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Professionalising Practice Project

Do you want to make a living from your creative practice?

Do you want to experience what career options are reliable to you after graduation?

Do you want to learn practical skills like how to price your work/time correctly or how to approach a gallery to exhibit your work?

The Professional Practice Project will help you develop your employability skills while also giving you the opportunity to gain hands on experience through a variety of creative roles.

Through training and delivery, we will help you to embed professional practice skills within your studio practice to enrich your submissions and develop the skills you need on graduation.

Examples of what we cover throughout the project

  • Building confidence
  • Developing reflective practice
  • Funding
  • Working to commission
  • Going Freelance
  • Pricing and Selling work
  • Developing professional attitudes
  • Tax Bookkeeping
  • Becoming an Arts educator
  • Networking

Plus access to inspirational practitioners and peer support sessions.

Please visit your departmental Moodle page, scroll down to the P3 section and join the mailing lists and/or Facebook group to find out about the upcoming programme. If you have any problems, email Elle at for more details.