What is Creative Champs?

Founded by multi-disciplinary creator Kei Maye, Creative Champs is an educational platform for creators. Providing freelance visual creators and creative business owners easier access to career boosting tools & resources.

Many students leave uni feeling that they've been prepped and geared up for a more...corporate creative career. Ya know, the design studios, the internships and while there's nothing wrong with that; those who want to go freelance or self employed...often feel unequipped and confused as to what their next steps after uni should be.

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Simply put - Champs is here to fill these gaps and make this journey easier, helping put the right cogs in the right places to kick-start (and sustain) fulfilling creative careers.

Whether you've recently graduated and are trying to figure out how to even get started, or you're a little more experienced in need of an extra boost - Champs will provide you with the tools you'll need to make a living, doing what you love as a creator.

Articles & Features

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Portfolio Tips w/ Kate Moross

Creative Champs Founder Kei Maye & Creative Director Kate Moross offer portfolio tips for visual artists & designers.
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3 Ways To Generate Income for Creators

Article written for Creative Lives in Progress offering 3 ways to generate income for visual artists & designers.
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F*ck Being Humble Interview

Hosted by Founder Stefanie Sword-Williams & Foundation FM - featuring Rani Patel Williams & Kei Maye
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Meet the founder

Hey! I'm Kei Maye and I've spent the last 15+ years working across various disciplines within the creative industry.

I've worked as a freelancer, art-based product seller & surface designer as well as the odd stint as an art teacher and learning support.

This leads me into the here and now, spending my days providing learning resources for freelance artists & designers.

I'm also your resident cat-lady.

Here's my Instagram
@creative.champs
hi@creativechamps.co
London, UK