The creative sector has been hit hard by the COVID-19 crisis. Live events cancelled. Exhibitions closed. Classes and workshops moving online.
There is an amazing community of people actively sharing resources and providing activities for people who are isolated or who have children at home, but behind this is an alarming financial reality for many creatives. Today the government will announce their financial support for the self-employed and alongside this, here is a round up of other sources of advice and support for the creative sector.
Established recently just off Warwick Street, Art House Worthing is one of the many new creative ventures popping up around Worthing. Amelie Baer Collyer runs classes and workshops for young and old and this Friday launches her own You Tube channel to make these available to a wider audience, and she has also put together some crafty survival kits. You can have some fun and support a local business by tuning in!