by Carolyn Edlund
Please join me for this two day intensive workshop focused on the business of art, presented by The Arts Business Institute and Cuyahoga Valley Art Center.
The Thriving Artist Workshop will take place at the Cuyahoga Valley Art Center in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio on October 29-30, 2016. A full slate of topics appropriate for artists of all types will covered during this weekend event.
As the Executive Director of The Arts Business Institute, I will be speaking during the workshop. The other workshop speaker will be Wendy Rosen, who is the founder of the Buyers Market of American Craft and The American Made Show, and the the publisher of NICHE Magazine.
The following topics will be presented. Each talk includes Q&A. Audience participation is encouraged.
- Making Work That Sells
- Creative Marketing for Artists
- Pricing for Profit
- Create an Effective Art Website
- Licensing Your Art
- Who is Your Customer?
- Selling Art Online
- Building Gallery Relationships
This workshop also offers personalized business consultation appointments, which are 20 minutes in length and can be pre-scheduled at the time of registration.
The Arts Business Institute is a nationally-recognized nonprofit organization devoted to helping artists and makers launch and grow successful businesses. Since 2002, our workshops have been attended by thousands of students seeking professional development focused specifically towards creative entrepreneurs.
Register early to save $25.00 on this event. Tuition for the two-day workshop is $200.00 for Cuyahoga Valley Art Center members and $225.00 for non-members until the early bird registration deadline of September 9, 2016.