Carmel College is hosting a Creative careers event on Saturday 26th January 2019 between 11 – 2pm. Young people from across the North West region can come and meet creative professionals, take part in workshops and find out about employment opportunities in the creative sector. There will be opportunities to listen to Lisa Eldridge. Originally from Liverpool, Lisa is one of the most experienced and respected makeup artists on the international fashion and beauty circuits.The list of celebrities Lisa has made up reads like a who’s who of the world’s most glamorous stars, including Kate Winslet, Keira Knightley, Lily Collins, Kate Moss, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley and Emma Watson.
Other Guests include, Robin Derrick one of the fashion and advertising industries most respected Creative Directors. Andrew Critchley, Managing Director of Red Productions, Keith De Winter a well-known Creature Perfomer who has appeared in two Star Wars films. Jamie Stockley, from St Helens is a BAFTA award winning Art Director from the Clangers. Liam Keating is not only the world leading expert on Google sketch-up but is now product Designer at Volvo Group Sweden.
We have people from fashion, including Vogue and Net a Porter alongside Industry professionals from the world of design. There will be Architects and Games designers, and those working in TV production and Sport Promotion, including Award Winning Photographers and Children’s book Illustrators.
This is a unique and one off event that hopes to redress the reduction of time spent on creative subjects in Schools. It is also response to The Liverpool City Region Review which highlighted the Northwest as an area of growth for the Creative and Digital sectors.