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How to: Survive your final show

April 2, 2014 // 2 Comments

This time last year I was contemplating my future in a pretty serious way. Desperate to make every decision under the sun, I was convinced that failure to do so would equate to total failure at life (har-har). I began graduate employment on a [...]

How To: Prepare for life after art school

March 9, 2014 // 0 Comments

I graduated from a Fine Art course at University almost 10 months ago. A lot has happened in that time and more than I was probably prepared for. Here’s some stuff I think I’ve learnt as a result. If you’re graduating soon, maybe it will help [...]

How To: Survive your own company

February 24, 2014 // 0 Comments

I don’t know about you, but sometimes it can be hard work only having yourself for company. It’s the first day after an all-too-fleeting weekend and the blank page in front of you just won’t quit. The curser flickers. You know it’s waiting [...]

The Best Things in Life are Free

January 20, 2014 // 1 Comment

When times are tough and you find yourself eating 20p noodles mixed with a little watery tomato sauce costing only 75p, for the fifth day in a row, it’s easy to think ‘what am I doing with my life?’ or ‘when is this torture going to end?’ [...]