Working in arts, craft and design
Arts, crafts and design includes painting, sculpture, photography, illustration, jewellery making, pottery, product design, graphic design and fashion.
Being creative is essential in this industry. Many people wanting to work in arts, crafts and design develop their talent by studying at college or university, but sometimes a portfolio of your work and relevant skills and experience can be enough. You can set up your own business or work freelance. Alternatively you may prefer to work for a company that needs your skills.
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