Arts, culture and creative industries strategies are essential to successful business, communities, and places. At Creative Developments we understand how to support and grow social enterprises, businesses and sector related organisations at all levels.
From consultancy to business advice and mentoring. From developing design related services and funding advice. We can help you create networks, strategies and build your organisation.
02. Creative Development benefits
03. Invictus benefits
We have worked with 1000+ creative companies, government organisations, charities, social enterprises and individual practitioners from the design, digital, arts and culture sector. No matter what help you need our agency can help find the right solutions for you.
“Andrew’s initial email response to my email requesting advice was a pleasant surprise. It was considered, well thought through, well written and positive, already offering some possible ways forward.
Having had numerous consultancy meetings in my life, most of them have not been very productive, Andrew’s process was the opposite.
Andrew listened very carefully, asked good questions and slowly created a way forward some ideas were immediate and others to think about and recontact when the first stage of thinking had had time to develop. I felt in safe and experienced hands.
He was creative and flexible, not just someone from a digital or marketing background but someone who really cared about the arts and had experience of working with people in this field as well as having a personal interest.
The follow up was quick and accurate and I felt very clear what it is I have to do next and then to go back and look at the next stage of advice and support.”
Tina Ellen Lee FRSA – Opera Circus, UK
04. Before Working with us
06. Strategic Services
"We received expert and detailed advice from Andrew, which proved crucial in our decision-making and our approach to a new client. Andrew went above and beyond to understand our business and how our issues could be resolved in a fair, legal and most practical manner."
Director, Time Concerts
"I just wanted to thank you for such an enriching course. I left feeling so inspired and I have such a clear vision on my next steps. This course was far better than anything I received when studying at University of the Arts London Central Saint Martins!"
Lusea (undisclosed surname)
Artist & Designer
Andrew was very friendly and accommodating and understands both art and business. The mentoring focused me on my business. He listened carefully and always had experience and information on what I wanted to know. My efforts business are much more constructive as a result.
"Andrew’s workshops completely changed my business. His mentoring gave me a new vision and inspiration to grow. His experience, vision and clear communication skills are difficult to find in other advisers. His knowledge in the creative industries and in business is extremely valuable."
Product Designer & Artist
“Andrew has such a wide experience and skills in teaching a positive, passionate, driven way forward. He also imparts useful things to take away. He addresses artists and creatives concerned and not just the traditional business practices. I learn't a lot about diversifying my income.”
Artist and Business Owner
“Andrew was instrumental in getting a dialogue with the Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) to help us progress a creative industries policy for Somerset and Devon and helped us bring organisations together to develop this. A worthy creative industry professional I would endorse.”
Director, Core Business Design
“Wow! What an eye-opener! I don’t know what silly game I’ve been playing up until now. It seems I’ve been missing trick after trick. Andrew Knutt is a brilliant motivator and there wasn’t a dull moment in his delivery. He drew ideas out of me that I didn’t know I had.”