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news 28.09.2017 Words:Stir Crew
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Writers Wanted

The Stir team is looking for people who are passionate about writing, art, design, music, crafts, science and humanities to contribute to the Stir blog. Even if you have no previous experience in writing, we would love to hear from you!


 

What is Stir

Stir is a platform that helps people with backgrounds in the arts, crafts, design and humanities to engage with entrepreneurship.

We provide a simple set of online tools and educational resources that guide you through the process of transforming your passions into a project proposal, venture concept or exciting new career path!

Each year, Stir offers a number of $500 and $1000 grants to people who have uploaded their projects to our platform. Grant recipients are chosen through public voting, promoting and connecting the next generation of creative entrepreneurs with the local innovation community

Stir has provided the starting point in the entrepreneurial journey of over 140 young creatives from areas as diverse as music, food, games, events, education and philosophy.

Why the blog exists?

The blog  features announcements, interviews with inspiring creatives, promotion of past projects, educational tools and skillshares as well as thought and opinion pieces. Writers will receive payment per article basis.

Through sharing knowledge and experience with the next generation we can grow a stronger creative industry here in Canberra and Australia more broadly.

If you’re interested in helping build this platform, regardless of your writing experience, get in touch via magazine@causeastir.com.au


 

From
the blog

opinion 14.05.2018
 
An Open Letter to ‘The Hemmingway Effect’ – Appreciating the contrasts within the Modern Artist.

Kira Omernik writes about how many artists are perceived wrongly by the public and media, and...more

skill-share 03.05.2018
 
Inspirer: Mike Dytri Founder of Ludwig Van

Catherine Tran interviews Mike Dytri who is not only the founder of the brand Ludwig Van...more

opinion 16.04.2018
 
Theatre View: Bell Shakespeare’s Cleopatra and Antony

Ashlee Roberston sits down with director Peter Evans from the show Bells Shakespeare Cleopatra and Antony.more

journal 09.04.2018
 
Stir Season 04

Stir Season 04 will run from April 16 to June 23. Publish your project today. more

Browse Creative Projects

  Season 02
 
SPACE, BOX CUTTER

A SPACE FOR CREATION AND COLLABORATION AND COMMUNITY

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0 Votes
  Season 03
 
Penny for a portrait

Drawing portraits to fund a larger exhibition and to draw portraits of you! What I need is willing models, that’s where you come in.

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0 Votes
  Season 03
 
Year Walk

My project is a 2D adventure game focusing on the concept of “loss”

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5 Votes
  Season 04
 
Terralympus – Science Fiction Graphic Novel

A science fiction graphic novel where Earth is a distant memory and the remnants of humanity live aboard the space station, Terralympus.

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192 Votes

PUBLISH YOUR CREATIVE PROJECT, GATHER VOTES AND RECEIVE A $1000 GRANT TO PURSUE YOUR PASSIONS.

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