Making A Living From Making Art

Outside recording music and selling art pieces and performing at concerts, there are many other ways in which you can make a living from being a professional artist!

Subjects Needed

Maths
English
Cultural Studies

Places To Study

Barbados Community College
The Errol Barrow Centre Of Creative Imagination
School Yard Of Life
National Library

Tasks Performed

Produce and write music and scripts for movies, TV shows, podcasts and video games.
Write copy and record voice overs for advertising campaigns for radio, television and social media.
Copyediting for major corporations.
Content creation for promotion and marketing.
Music and creative project management.
Endorsement campaigns from brand partners.
Merchandise sales and collaboration.

Likes And Dislikes

You are able to have a direct impact and influence on placing the creative spin on many projects. You have access to a niche market that you would not usually be directly connected to and this helps to expand your brand and awareness of you. You also have the ability to document the ever changing culture of Barbados implementing your vision to inspire others.

At times you feel to do more personal projects rather than provide work for corporate but that just takes some time management and a little discipline! At times deadlines can add some stress but you building a strng schedule and callender will help to manage that.

Future Scope

There will always be a need for someone to provide writing and music for movies, tv shows and even video games! You will even be needed to help provide content for social media as it continues to expand!

Some Of Our Friends

Why We Do This!

july, 2022

03jul7:00 pm9:00 pmPoetry Lime Reloaded7:00 pm - 9:00 pm GMT-4 Performing Arts:Open Mic

05jul4:00 pm6:00 pmDance It Out (Tuesdays)with Makeda Lowe4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT-4 Performing Arts:Dance

07jul4:00 pm6:00 pmDance It Out (Thursdays)with Makeda Lowe4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT-4 Performing Arts:Dance

07jul8:00 pm10:00 pmNarq LIVEand Open Mic8:00 pm - 10:00 pm GMT-4 Performing Arts:Acoustic,Open Mic

08jul6:00 pmSam and Dan LIVE6:00 pm GMT-4 Performing Arts:Rock and Roll

08jul9:00 pmCrop Over Stop Overfeaturing Breaking Point9:00 pm GMT-4 Performing Arts:Music

09jul(jul 9)1:00 am17(jul 17)1:00 amPic O De Crop Tent Judging1:00 am - 1:00 am (17) GMT-4 Performing Arts:Music

09jul7:00 pmHouse Of Soca Tent7:00 pm GMT-4 Performing Arts:Music

09jul9:00 pmRoses For A Rose9:00 pm GMT-4 Performing Arts:Music

09jul9:00 pmKweku Jelani LIVEat The Sage Bar And Stage9:00 pm GMT-4 Performing Arts:Jazz

12jul4:00 pm6:00 pmDance It Out (Tuesdays)with Makeda Lowe4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT-4 Performing Arts:Dance

14jul4:00 pm6:00 pmDance It Out (Thursdays)with Makeda Lowe4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT-4 Performing Arts:Dance

14jul8:00 pm10:00 pmNarq LIVEand Open Mic8:00 pm - 10:00 pm GMT-4 Performing Arts:Acoustic,Open Mic

15jul6:00 pmSam and Dan LIVE6:00 pm GMT-4 Performing Arts:Rock and Roll

16jul7:00 pmHouse Of Soca Tent7:00 pm GMT-4 Performing Arts:Music

19jul4:00 pm6:00 pmDance It Out (Tuesdays)with Makeda Lowe4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT-4 Performing Arts:Dance

21jul4:00 pm6:00 pmDance It Out (Thursdays)with Makeda Lowe4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT-4 Performing Arts:Dance

21jul8:00 pm10:00 pmNarq LIVEand Open Mic8:00 pm - 10:00 pm GMT-4 Performing Arts:Acoustic,Open Mic

22jul6:00 pmSam and Dan LIVE6:00 pm GMT-4 Performing Arts:Rock and Roll

23jul8:00 pmAll Stars Nightfeaturing Leigh Phillips, Carole George, David Kirton, Kweku Jelani, Casheda Dottin, Tristan Haynes8:00 pm GMT-4

26jul4:00 pm6:00 pmDance It Out (Tuesdays)with Makeda Lowe4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT-4 Performing Arts:Dance

26jul9:00 pmThe ReunionMikey In Concert9:00 pm GMT-4 Performing Arts:Music

28jul4:00 pm6:00 pmDance It Out (Thursdays)with Makeda Lowe4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT-4 Performing Arts:Dance

28jul8:00 pm10:00 pmNarq LIVEand Open Mic8:00 pm - 10:00 pm GMT-4 Performing Arts:Acoustic,Open Mic

29jul6:00 pmSam and Dan LIVE6:00 pm GMT-4 Performing Arts:Rock and Roll

29jul9:00 pmCrop Over Stop Overfeaturing Breaking Point9:00 pm GMT-4 Performing Arts:Music

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