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Creative?

Creative

Creative people are drawn to careers and activities that enable them to take responsibility for the design, layout or sensory impact of something (visual, auditory etc). They may be atrracted to the traditional artistic pursuits such as painting, sculpture, singing, or music. Or they may show more interest in design activities, such as architecture, animation, or craft areas, such as pottery and ceramics.

Creative people use their personal understanding of people and the world they live in to guide their work. Creative people like to work in unstructured workplaces, enjoy taking risks and prefer a minimum of routine.

Art, Craft & Design

Producing new pieces of art, craft or design work.

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Music & Performing Arts

Working in the music/entertainment business as an artist (performer) or in one of the many roles that are involved in the design and production of a show.

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Fashion & Beauty

Working in any area involving fashion, beauty care, hairdressing and personal hygiene, e.g. Fashion design, Beauty therapy etc.

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Media & Publishing

Communicating information through various forms of media, e.g. TV, Radio, newspapers, the internet, and film.

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Career Interview Videos...

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School of Fine Art  - National College of Art and Design - NCAD
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School of Fine Art - National College of Art and Design - NCAD

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