Making a short film?

Check out this great and really neatly designed infographic from Canal+ that charts the whole process for making a short film – remember shooting a film isn’t that simple! Seen on visual.ly as part of a set of print materials of Canal Plus Film Making Flow Charts

Connecting the Arts in Baku to their peers in the UK

In the course of conversations over the last couple of days I’ve been asked various questions about where to find a variety of resources so I thought I’d do a short post with signposts to a few that folks might find useful and with luck the regular readers of the MyCake blog will add a Read the full article…

What influences national wellbeing?

The UK government is looking at what matters, at what will improve our lives and make life worthwhile. They want to know what influences national wellbeing. In the article by Arts Professional, No mention of cultural activity in proposed measures of wellbeing, a possibility that cultural activity could be excluded from future statistical measures of Read the full article…

Now for some ACE news

Now for some ACE news as this month draws to an ever more wintery end – there have been some big announcements from Arts Council England recently about several new initiatives that ACE have launched. There’s the Libraries Development Initiative, there are plans to fund a national network of music education hubs and there is Read the full article…

Creative Europe: new programme unveiled in Brussels

Creative Europe is a new EU support programme announced on 23 November by the European Commission to boost cultural and creative sectors. With a proposed budget of €1.8 billion for the period 2014-2020, it would be a much-needed boost for the cultural and creative industries, which are a major source of jobs and growth in Read the full article…

Readers to design and produce 100th issue of Stylist

Stylist magazine have launched a nationwide search to build up a team of writers, designers, illustrators, would-be fashion stylists, beauty obsessives, food lovers and seasoned travellers to create their 100th issue due out on 2 November. The Stylist ‘Made By You‘ issue will be created through ‘a series of competitions tailored to each area of Read the full article…