Alternative Finance for the Creative Industries

Are you a small creative industries business looking for help with funding? This event will examine the pros and cons of alternative funding sources and support for small businesses.


  • What alternative funding sources are available
  • When to use them
  • The opportunities and risks they represent
  • How to identify appropriate options for your business
  • Where to go next


Hotel Campanile, 10 Tunnel Street, Glasgow, G3 8HL

Thursday May 7, 8:45 to 11:00

Book online: Scottish Enterprise

If you're a Scottish designer or maker chances are you're probably already aware of Make Works. If not, they're 'factory finders' whose manifesto is to make it easier for artists, designers and architects to find local means of production. Founded by Fi Scott while studying Product Design at Glasgow School of Art the project was borne out of a frustration with being unable to source practical ways of getting things made.
They will curate the next PechaKucha night at The Whisky Bond. The speakers are yet to be announced but it promises to be an interesting night. For more info and tickets click[LINK]here[LINK].