07446 646 541

Empowering young creatives to pursue a career in the arts

Applications Now Open for the Mentoring Club 2019! *Now Closed*


About The Mentoring Club

The Mentoring Club is a ten month programme for a small group of young creatives, from illustrators to designers, with artistic ideas, that meet once a month to develop their projects. The group look at ways to increase clientele, generate ideas on getting their work out to a wider audience and develop their branding and online presence. We host a range of sessions, designed to equip them with the skills and knowledge needed to earn a living out of their creative talents.

What’s on offer

• A Mentoring Club sketchbook
• Action learning sets
• Goal setting sessions
• Professional mentoring
• Peer to peer learning and a chance to meet other young creatives
• Showcase opportunities
• Help in setting up as a freelance practitioner
• Professional business support

What we are looking for

We are looking for really committed people, just starting their creative career, who are passionate and driven to make their creative work a success. We would like to hear from people with a strong idea of where they would like to take their creative practice, but aren’t sure how to get there. We are looking for people to use this opportunity to make their ambitions a reality, in a fun and supportive club.

How to apply

We are looking for eight young artists, anyone with a creative vision, idea and passion to apply for this opportunity.
Applications must be completed using the online form by 5pm on Monday 8th April 2019







Deadline for applications: 5pm on Monday 8th April 2019
Interviews to discuss your application and work: Thursday 18th April 2019
Project starts: Tuesday 30th April 2019
The Mentoring Club will take place on the last Tuesday of every month, 10.30am – 4.30pm
(No sessions in December but two in January on Tuesday 7th and 28th)
Project ends: Tuesday 28th January 2020

Eligibility: *Please note you must be 16 – 25 to be eligible for this free opportunity*

Where will The Mentoring Club take place?

The Mentoring Club will take place on the last Tuesday of every month, on the ground floor in our training room – Redbrick House, St Pauls, Bristol, BS2 8QH.

Contact information

To find out more contact Yasmin Qureshi, PAPER Arts’ Project Manager on 07446 646 541 or by emailing hello@paperarts.org.uk