About CLT Creative Compass

Navigating the Pulse of Charlotte's Creative Heartbeat

The heart of the bustling Charlotte metropolitan area lies a vibrant tapestry of creativity, innovation, and artistic expression. Yet, finding the right resources, opportunities, or even spaces can be daunting for many. That's where CLT Creative Compass comes in.

Our Origin

Born from the vision of Charlotte is Creative, CLT Creative Compass is more than just an online directory. It reflects our experience with creatives in the Charlotte region and our commitment to championing the diverse and dynamic creative community here.

We recognize the need for a centralized platform where artists, creators, and businesses can seamlessly connect, collaborate, and create.

The Creative Compass is cultivated by Charlotte Is Creative.


Our Vision

At CLT Creative Compass, our vision is simple yet profound: to empower every creative soul in Charlotte by providing them with the necessary resources to build their creative business. We believe in the transformative power of creativity and its ability to reshape communities, businesses, and lives.

Your Journey

Whether you're an artist looking for a grant, a business searching for a creative workspace, or someone eager to network with like-minded individuals, CLT Creative Compass is your trusted partner. Together, let's navigate the vibrant creative landscape of Charlotte and make waves that resonate for years to come.

What We Offer

  • Grants: Every great idea deserves a chance to come to life. Explore funding opportunities tailored for Charlotte's creative minds.

  • Employment: Your talent deserves the right platform. Discover job opportunities that align with your creative aspirations.

  • Venues: Every event needs the perfect backdrop. Browse through venues that cater to a spectrum of artistic expressions.

  • Creative Workspaces: Creativity thrives in inspiring environments. Find workspaces designed to foster innovation and collaboration.

  • Workshops | Networking: Continuous learning and connections are the keys to growth. Engage in workshops and networking events that fuel both.

  • Creative Directory: A showcase of Charlotte's finest. Dive deep into a curated directory of artists, designers, writers, and more.