Creative Accelerator

WHAT IS THE CREATIVE ACCELERATOR?

The madelife Creative Accelerator program launches YOU to reach your creative potential. Accelerants actively participate in a 12-week program of rigorous self-evaluation, intensive mentorship with creative professionals, and a deep focus on project-based market-driven creative work. We focus specifically on individuals looking to launch a career in Graphic Design, Music, Video & Film, Photography, or take the next steps in your Creative Business.

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People want to make money doing what they love, and we’ve designed a program that ensures people are launching themselves during the program and not after. That means they are working with real clients who are marketing their products and services in the world during the program.

Angelo Keely, Creative Director

Level Up
$2200

Accomplish a specific project with targeted mentorship and gain access to madelife creative community resources across 8 Weeks

• 2 mentors who are active professionals in your creative field or creative business entrepreneurs

• 2 hours of 1-on-1 mentorship per week

• 2 hours of creative coordinator support, including project management, resource access, and community development

• Weekly project and program review sessions

• 50% discount on all C3 Courses and 1-Day Workshops

• Open access to madelife creative lab and workspace.

• Skillshare Online Learning for guided technical skill development

Accelerate
$4400

Accelerate your progress on targeted projects or quickly develop particular technical skills with a small team of mentors across 12 Weeks

• Creative coordinator-guided program design session

• 2 mentors who are active professionals in your creative field or creative business entrepreneurs

• 3 hours of 1-on-1 mentorship per week

• 2 hours of creative coordinator support, including project management, resource access, and community development

• Weekly project and program review sessions

• 50% discount on all C3 Courses and 1-Day Workshops

• Open access to madelife creative lab and workspace.

• Skillshare Online Learning for guided technical skill development

Launch
$8800

Launch your creative career with the support and guidance of a full mentorship team across 12 Weeks. Leave the program with a solid understanding of your brand, your product or service, and a long term strategy for achieving professional growth.

• Discovery and applied curricular design session w/creative coordinators and mentors

• Highly flexible team of 3+ mentors who are active professionals in your creative field or creative business entrepreneurs

• 7 hours of 1-on-1 mentorship per week

• 4 hours of creative coordinator support, including project management, resource access, and community development

• Weekly project and program review sessions

• Open enrollment for all C3 Courses and 1-Day Workshops

• Open access to madelife creative lab and workspace.

• Skillshare Online Learning for guided technical skill development

MENTORS, COORDINATORS & COMMUNITY

madelife provides a team of Mentors, Program Coordinators, and a broader Creative Community with the intent of supporting your creative goals. These creative and business professionals are here to:

Help you define goals and tasks based on your needs.

Support your creative projects by providing training on technical skills, connecting you with project clients, and setting real-world parameters.

Hold you accountable for accomplishing goals and tasks.

Instruct you on how to build on your strengths and improve your weaknesses, and support you in developing your personal uniqueness.

APPROACH: DEFINE. CREATE. MEASURE.

Accelerants are encouraged to think realistically about the goals for their program. Are you looking to develop a marketable skillset in the current environment or simply further your creative passions? What will it take to build a comprehensive portfolio to demonstrate your work or pursue a career with your skills?

The hard and soft skills needed to build a body of creative work and/or to launching a creative business are the pillars of the madelife program. These skills include learning the tools and technical expertise to execute your craft and to develop a working knowledge of the professional requirements to further your passion. madelife Mentors also regularly challenge participants to consider how their current projects affect their short- and long-term professional goals.

We expect Accelerants to build momentum and launch their career during the program, not after.

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Learn more about how to bolster your skills or launch a career in Graphic Design, Music, Video & Film, Photography, or take the next steps in your Creative Business.

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