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Digital Marketing Foundations

Buxton & Leek College, Leek Campus, 30th May 1-4pm

Digital Marketing Foundations

Buxton & Leek College, Leek Campus, 30th May 1-4pm

We are delighted to present this FREE digital content skills training opportunity from Arts Council England’s Digital Culture Network. This is suitable for anyone in the creative sector across the Moorlands who feels they would benefit from digital content skills foundation training and no experience is necessary.

The Digital Culture Network provides practical, on-the-ground help to the creative and culture sector. You can read about them here:

The training will focus on Digital Content Skills and will include:

  • An overview of the Digital Culture Network
  • Digital platform options
  • Knowing your audience
  • Practical tips for creating great digital content with your audience in mind

Book your FREE place here.

Creative Moorlands

Summer Meet, Bolton Gate Arts, 19th July 10am-12pm

Join us for our second Creative Moorlands get together, a place for artists and creatives across the Moorlands to gather, share information about what they’re working on, build new networks, find out about funding opportunities, share resources, and find ways to support and inspire one another. This is a chance to meet other creatives from across the Moorlands, and to get updates from the OUTSIDE team and the local council team about their upcoming plans.

Book your free place here.

Staffordshire Moorlands Arts

Check out this directory showcasing the inspiring range and quality of Staffordshire Moorlands Arts practices. You can scroll through the directory, click through to artists’ websites and contact them directly. As an artist, you can post about your artistic practice and become part of the directory.


Artsbank is an online tool created by Stoke-on-Trent Creative People and Places programme Appetite with the aim of helping community groups and individuals in North Staffordshire to imagine, develop and deliver cultural events in their local areas. It’s now also being added to by OUTSIDE. It contains tools, resources and know-how as well as a growing directory of practical resources including services, venues, equipment hire plus local and national creatives and artists. Explore Artsbank here.