About us

Creative Youth Network helps young people, no matter what their background or circumstances, to reach their own potential.

One to One Support in Bristol

Get personal advice and one to one support. Our youth workers are here to help you.



One to one careers advice | West of England Works

We'll give you one-to-one career support and job coaching advice to help you get into the education, employment or training you want.



Support for artists

We provide support for emerging young artists, musicians, performers and creatives aged 16-25 years old, empowering the next generation of great artists from all backgrounds.



We are supporting some of the most vulnerable young people with the effects of Covid-19 and lockdown.

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  • Parys Gardener | Exhibition

    Parys Gardener is a multi award-winning contemporary digital illustrator based in Bristol, UK. She creates Pop art with a modern edge. Check out her amazing work in this digital exhibition. Read more

  • Dean Tamagno

    Dean Tamagno is a multi-disciplined artist, DJ, Music Producer, VJ artist, Sound artist, which are just some of the hats he loves to wear. His primary love is for Techno and he produces under the alias ‘Dmango’, creating dark intimate Techno. Read more

  • Discover Diverse Emerging Talent

    Looking for diverse talent to join you? We are showcasing the work and skills of the brightest young creative talent, aiming to make the creative industries as representative as the society in which we live. Check out the profiles of Creative Workforce for the Future - emerging talented young creatives who you can get in touch with for new work. Read more

  • A poetic journey | Scarlett Smyth

    Paradise Island and Bright Grey take you on a poetic journey through the themes of memory, nature and emotional self-exploration. Read more


  • Stand-up Comedy Workshop

    Want to try out stand-up comedy? Learn from professional comedian Mark Olver. We welcome all young people from different backgrounds, especially those underrepresented groups. The Stand-Up Comedy sector is looking for you!
    Thursday 4th August, 2pm - 5:30pm
    The Station, Silver Street, BS1 2AG
    15-20 years old. Read more

  • Song Writing

    Want to write your own songs? This course is all about experimenting with your voice and song writing in a creative way, having fun, and learning something new to make you feel inspired.
    18th & 25th May for taster sessions or 8th June - 13th July for the six week course.
    Kingswood Estate, Britannia Road, BS15 8DB Read more

  • 3D Art

    During this six week course, you’ll learn a range of sculptural techniques and experiment with 3D materials including clay, plaster, recycled and natural materials. We will be exploring the city for inspiration, and co-creating a sculptural piece to be shown at the RWA.
    18th May for taster sessions or 8th June - 13th July for the six week course.
    Royal West Of England Academy, Queen's Road, Clifton BS8 1PX Read more