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Being a Blue Plaques historian

Being a Blue Plaques historian

Working in history to help celebrate London’s past

Getting into backstage work

Getting into backstage work

7 tips for finding backstage technical work

Light up the stage with 4 basic principles

Light up the stage with 4 basic principles

What to consider before you start out

How to price your jewellery

How to price your jewellery

Advice on how to set a price for your jewellery

Surviving the funding squeeze

Surviving the funding squeeze

Running a business during public funding cuts


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Daniel Ainsleigh, actor and acting coach

Daniel Ainsleigh, actor and acting coach

"Read as many plays as you can."

Lynton W Palmer, junior designer

Lynton W Palmer, junior designer

"Try and learn software skills early, as they will help you to execute your creative ideas."

Lily Dart, web designer

Lily Dart, web designer

"Your career is happening now."

Vicky Grubb, upholsterer

Vicky Grubb, upholsterer

We spoke to upholsterer Vicky

Steve Cheney, stage manager

Steve Cheney, stage manager

"Keep knocking on doors. Make the most of any break you get."


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Volunteer coordinator

Volunteer coordinator

Recruiting and managing volunteers

Potter or ceramicist

Potter or ceramicist

Shape clay into objects using a number of methods

Service designer

Service designer

Making services as usable as possible

Events Management

Events Management

How to organise every aspect of a live music event

Cartoonist

Cartoonist

The skills you need to be a cartoonist


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