Coaching for Creatives

Ceri Hand established Artist Mentor in 2014 to support artists and creatives to develop their work and navigate their creative journey. She has since provided mentoring services to over 200 emerging and established artists, creatives, curators and producers.


Ceri Hand has a proven track-record of devising and producing press and income generating, transformative content, new platforms and partnership opportunities for creatives, organisations, young people, funders and investors.


If you are an artist or creative practitioner seeking career advice, fresh perspectives, honest feedback, clarity or help with creative blocks or key challenges in your work, a mentoring and creative coaching session with a friendly, experienced arts professional could be just what you need!

Book a Session

Please click here to register and book a confidential mentoring session, with Ceri Hand.


You can find details of our hourly, half and full day rates here.

Mentoring Sessions

In the current climate, mentoring sessions can be conducted either online using your preferred choice of video conferencing software (we recommend Skype or Zoom) or by phone, WhatsApp or FaceTime.

In a two hour session you could benefit from:

 A review of your work and career journey to date

Feedback on your work and suggestions for development

Support with overcoming creative blocks

Recommendations for making your work more accessible to a wider audience

Recommendations for improving your marketing and networking strategies

Mentoring services include:

Portfolio reviews

 Curating and exhibiting your work


Pricing and selling your work

Documenting and cataloguing your work

Making applications (funding, residency, open exhibitions, competitions)

Identifying new contacts and audiences

Creative coaching sessions can be a one-off unique dialogue, focused on addressing a specific issue, or be continued over a longer term if desired.

More details about the design and content of mentoring sessions can be found here.

"As a mentor to artists, she is highly professional and well respected."

Deborah Robinson - Head of Exhibitions, The New Art Gallery Walsall

"With Ceri’s input students are able to emerge not just with a portfolio of high end gallery standard work, but also an informed perception of what to do next."

Adriano Digaudio - Collaborative Engagement Coordinator, Manchester School of Art



The next 10 artists/creatives to book online (Skype or Zoom) mentoring sessions (minimum of 2 hours) will benefit from an introductory 20% discount


Use code AM20 when booking

Click here to register and book

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