Launch Pad

ArtSHINE industries offer a flexible, practical, and real-world approach to entrepreneurial education programs tailored specifically to commercially minded and innovative Creative Industries Professionals.

The ArtSHINE Launch Pad startup program supports Creative Industries Professionals and entrepreneurs launching new creative ventures or those transitioning from full time employment to self employment.

Over the 24-week program period Launch Pad participants scope and define income generating activities, clarify purpose, and define success measures.


ArtSHINE industries is Australia’s independent Creative Industries Enterprise Acceleration Platform + Launch Pad identifying, advancing, and funding commercially minded and innovative Creative Industries Professionals.

We are always seeking commercially minded artists, designers, and innovative Creative Industries Professionals looking to formalise their creative practices and generate ongoing income streams by connecting to experts, networks, and capital.

  • Have you established your Art & Design Practice but don’t know what comes next?
  • Have you prototyped a game, app, product, or service can’t get it off the ground?
  • Looking to move from part time hobby to full time creative?
  • Need help to transition and escape from the full time grind?
  • Ready to build yourself a sustainable income in your own practice or venture by doing what you love?

Ready to Launch?