Do you, or someone you know, have a passion for the arts? Whether you’re a budding writer, film producer, graphic designer or performer, our campaign is designed to support you in realising your potential for pursuing careers in the arts, and the importance of your creative skills.

Read below for 5 different stories of creative professionals from Cumbria and beyond. Their stories detail how they journeyed into unique careers within the arts industry through different educational pathways – some of which you might not expect! We hope their stories inspire you to take advantage of creative opportunities, and shine a light on how you might get there.

If you are an arts professional, inside or outside of Cumbria, and would like to share your journey – please get in touch with a member of the Hello Future team via email.

Want to know more? Explore creative opportunities and resources below:

Fancy studying a creative courses at University? Check out the links below to explore creative courses from our HEI partners:

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