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Published: 20 November 2015

304 Pages


ISBN: 9780195598261

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Freelancing in the Creative Industries

Karen Le Rossignol and Claire Wilson

  • This book is a three part story, tracing the journey of arts freelancers wanting to successfully incorporate business skills with a creative arts practice in visual arts, media and graphic design, dance, drama, writing, photography, animation and film.
  • Each chapter contains Freelance Folio (tasks and activities) suggestions for applying and compiling practical examples illustrating what is in that chapter. It is possible to extract some of these folio templates and ideas for the requirements of a grant application, or preparing a pitch
  • Includes a range of case studies profiling current creative practitioner to encourage exploration of how creative practitioners have approached freelancing issues
  • Explores the connection between the creative arts practice and business skills development required for the freelancer

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