Individual Creative Development Program Arthur Creative Services (Karden Disability Support Foundation)

Opportunity details Types of art: Painting, drawing, printmaking, sculpture, performance, theatre/drama, film, multimedia, textiles.

What is on offer?

The Individual Creative Development Program supports people to plan a specialised arts program.

The program provides a variety of supports including working one on one with a professional artist, participating in a series of one on one workshops to develop a plan for your own practice, and practical assistance to link in and engage with professional development / community activity.

Who is this program for?

Adults (18+) with disability or mental health issues who have an interest in the arts, or who are a practicing artist and are wanting to pursue commercial pathways in the arts market.

Program focus:

Skills Development, Artistic Outcome Based, Professional Pathway Program, Building Social Skills.

Specific disability focus

  • Intellectual disability
  • Acquired brain injury
  • Mental health issues
  • Blindness or low vision
  • Autism spectrum
  • Physical disability
  • The two facilitating arts practitioners are highly experienced in working with people with disability. Please note that staff do not provide personal care. People with high support needs can attend with their own support worker. Auslan interpretation and audio description have been provided at some performances, exhibitions and events, and some staff are proficient in Key Word Sign. There is also a fully equipped accessible toilet with a hoist and full length high/low table.

    Who is providing the opportunity? Arts Access Victoria

    Contact person Arthur Creative Manager

    Contact email address contactus@karden.org.au